Person - Bargés Barba, José (1907-1997)

Bargés Barba, José (1907-1997)




Preferred form:

Bargés Barba, José (1907-1997)

Dates of existence/Biographical dates:

Girona (España)  1907-11-12 - 1997


Spanish exiled teacher of Normal School who was born in Girona in 1907. He married Carmen Mestres Capdevila. When the Spanish Civil War started, he joined the Republican militia and served in the "Milicias de la Cultura". He went to France after the war and enetered a concentration camp. When he got out of the camp, he moved to Mexico on board "Sinaia" ship.

In 1940, a small group of schoolteachers who were exiled in Mexico, like Luisa, Antonio and José Bargés Barba, decided to found an Elementary School in Córdoba (Veracruz) under the name of Grupo Escolar Cervantes, with the support of the "Comité Técnico de Ayuda a los Republicanos Españoles". He later moved to Champusco (Puebla) and then to Mexico City.

Some years later, he returned to Spain.

Spanish Civil War, 1936-1939

Date of the event: 1936 - 1939

Sinaia (barco de vapor)

Date of the event: 1924 - 1946-12-09




Place of arrival:

Veracruz (México) in 1939-06-13


Córdoba (Veracruz, México) between 1939 and 1997

Lugar de Nacimiento:

Girona (España) in 1907-11-12



. Pla Brugat, Dolores. Catálogo del fondo de historia oral : refugiados españoles en México : Archivo de la Palabra. 1ª ed.. Dolores Pla Brugat (coordinadora). México D.F.: Instituto Nacional de Antropología e Historia. 2011. 1 CD-ROM. 978-607-484-184-8.

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Family relationships :

Mestres Capdevila, María del Carmen (1907-?)  - Marriage (He/She is married to)

Bargés Barba, Antonio (1901-1997)  - Collateral (He/She is the brother/sister of)

Bargés Barba, Luisa (1897-1985)  - Collateral (He/She is the brother/sister of)

Escutia Blasco, Concepción (1912-?)  ( He/She is apprentice/student/employee of )

Associative relations :

España. Milicias de la Cultura  ( He/She is a member of )

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