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Matthew Dykstra


Dykstra, Matthew. b. November 22, 1908, Passaic, New Jersey; POW; Attended college for 2 years; Single; Architect; CP 1934; received passport# 25674 San Francisco series on March 17, 1937 which listed his address as 2226 North Alvarado, Los Angeles, California; Sailed March 31, 1937 aboard the Aquitania; Arrived in Spain on May 5, 1937; Served with the 1st Regt. de Tren  Captured April 1938.  Exchanged April 22, 1939; Returned to the US on May 10, 1939; WWII Armed forces; d. May 20, 2006.


Source: SACB, Cadre, RA, USSDA 2:0510, 53:0910; POW, Ancestry, SSN.

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Last Name Dykstra
First/Middle Name Matthew
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Additional Notes MATTHEW H DYKSTRA 22 Nov 1908 20 May 2006 (P) 92886 (Yorba Linda, Orange, CA) California