Spanish Civil War

Spanish Civil War

The other Tartan Army

'BOMBS on Madrid today, bombs on Glasgow tomorrow." The poster, slapped on the walls of tenements across Scotland in the autumn of 1936 galvanised a unique group of individuals. Manual labourers, factory workers, farmers and even the odd accountant, they were the Scots who fought Franco.

US leader in Spanish Civil War dies at 92

THE last American commander of anti-Fascist forces during the Spanish Civil War – who befriended Ernest Hemingway during the conflict – has died.

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Spanish Civil War victims sent on their way to sainthood

THE Vatican held the biggest mass beatification in history yesterday, putting nearly 500 Catholics killed during the Spanish Civil War on the path to possible sainthood.

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