Person - Beer, Imre (1905-1942)

Beer, Imre (1905-1942)

Identification

Type:

Person

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Dates of existence/Biographical dates:

1905 - 1942

History:

He was a Hungarian doctor. He studied Medicine in Vienna where he came into contact with the labor movement. From 1924 he was a secret member of the illegal Hungarian Communist Party. He was known with the alias "Goryan". In 1936, he traveled to Spain supporting the Second Republic during the Spanish Civil War and he was the doctor of the XV Division. He was also a commandant and the editor of the Magazine "La voz de la Sanidad" for what he published some articles. He left Spain on February 9th 1939 and, when he arrived in France, he was imprisoned in a forced work camp. However, he could reach the Soviet Union at the end of 1939, working for an emergency clinic. In 1941 the Germans invaded the URSS and he offered himself as a volunteer, but he could not fight on the field. He was detained and he was interned in a concentration camp where he died in August 1942.

World War, 1939-1945

Date of the event: 1939 - 1945

 
Spanish Civil War, 1936-1939

Date of the event: 1936 - 1939

 

Occupations

Profession (carried on by):

Physicians

Places

Domicile:

Vienna

Place of arrival:

Spain

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Gender:

Varón

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