15th Brigade banner
The 1936-39 Spanish Civil War pitted the democratially elected Republican government against the fascist Franco backed by the overwhelming military firepower military firepower provided by Hitler and Mussolini.
In this unequal battle for Spain's land and freedom the Republican government enjoyed the support of International Brigades made up of vilunterrs who defied their governments to go to Spain to join the battle against fascism. Our design is based on the banner of the 15th Brigae which consisted mainly of English-speaking volunteers, from Britain, Ireland Canada and the USA as well as those from the Balkans, Cuba France and Belgium. The Brigade fought with distibction while sufering heavy losses at the crucial battles of Jarama and Brunete.
Unisex sizes small (36inch chest/90cms), medium (40inch/100cms), large (44inch/110cms), XL (48inch/120cms) and XXL (52inch/130cms). Available as listed below.
Plus! Exclusive Philosophy Football wrapping paper and gift tag. To personalise your gift tag type the message you would like us to include into the box provoded.
For further information on the Spanish Civil War and the International Brigades visit the excellent International Brrigade Memorial Trust website.
Product Code: 1326