The following is a list of known veterans of the Spanish Civil War (17 July 1936 – 1 April 1939) who died in 2014.
Veterans listed by date of death[edit | edit source]
|Ginestà, Marina||International Brigade||France||29 January 1919||6 January 2014 (94)||Wounded at the end of the war, later lived in the Dominican Republic.|
|Hovan, John||Abraham Lincoln Brigade||United States||19 May 1916||25 March 2014 (97)||Served as a Transport driver. Granted Spanish honorary citizenship on 9 July 2009.|
|Hoffman, Gerhard||International Brigade||Austria||1921||9 July 2014||Joined in 1934, took part in the Battle of Barcelona|
|Landauer, Hans||International Brigade||Austria||19 April 1921||19 July 2014 (93)||Joined on 12 February 1937. Wounded on 4 September 1937, in Fuendetodos. Arrested in November 1940 and sent to Dachau concentration camp. Lived in Oberwaltersdorf.|
|Sierra, Luis de la||Nationalist Navy||Spain||1920||11 October 2014||Volunteered in 1937. Served on board the cruiser Almirante Cervera. After the war, he became a Spanish Navy officer. He was a notable naval historian, author of at least seven books about naval warfare.|
|Scholz, Günther||Condor Legion||Germany||8 December 1911||24 October 2014 (102)||Joined Navy in 1934. Commander of the 54th JG during World War II. Recipient of the German Cross in Gold. Writer.|
See also[edit | edit source]
References[edit | edit source]
- Muere en París Marina Ginestà, la miliciana que fue un icono de la Guerra Civil (in Spanish)
- "John George Hovan". Abraham Lincoln Brigade Archives. http://www.alba-valb.org/volunteers/john-george-hovan. Retrieved 2 December 2013.
- John Hovan's Obituary
- Solinís, Pedro (October 2005). "La dignidad del resistente" (in Spanish). Mundo Obrero. http://www.nodo50.org/pce/mundoobrero/mopl.php?id=390. Retrieved 21 November 2009.
- Lago, José (3 October 2010). "Un Recuerdo al Capitán de Fragata Don Luis de la Sierra" (in Spanish). Historia Lago. http://www.historialago.com/av_0205_delasierra_01.htm. Retrieved 27 October 2010.
- "Im Einsatz über Europa Der Jagdflieger Günther Scholz erinnert" (in German). 2009. http://www.militaria-buchversand.de/product_info.php?info=p367_Am-Himmel-Europas--Der-Jagdflieger-Guenther-Scholz-erinnert-sich.html. Retrieved 27 October 2010.
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