Hunter, Archibald James, Jr..

Biography

Hunter, Archibald James, Jr. (Humter); b. December 28, 1910, Baltimore, Maryland; father Archibald James Hunter, Sr. (1883-1936), mother Elizabeth Thomas Lawton (1886-1953); Insurance Salesman, Seaman (NMU) and Ranch Hand; No party affiliation; Received Passport# 482554 on October 29, 1937 which listed his address as 232 West Lonsdale Street, Baltimore, Maryland; Virginia (?); Sailed November 17, 1937 aboard the Queen Mary; Arrived in Spain via Espolla on November 29, 1937; Returned to the US on December 20, 1938 aboard the Ausonia; Married Charlotte O’Shaughnessy Cranford (1920-?) November 12, 1941in Dade County Florida, son William J. Hunter (1930-?);, Married Anne Clair Hurd (1925-2012) June 28, 1969 in Big Stone Gap, VA, d. May 4,1984, buried Glencoe Cemetery, Big Stone Gap, VA. ,
Siblings: sisters Elizabeth L. Hunter (1909-1987), Mary Hope Hunter (1916-1936), Frances Cross Hunter (1919-2007), brother Joseph L. Hunter (1914-1995).
Sources: Sail; Scope of Soviet Activity; Figueres List; RGASPI; SSN [place of death Big Stone Gap, VA]. Code A
Photographs: Archibald Hunter in Spain, RGASPI Fond 545, Opis 6, Delo 913; and Seaman’s Certificate, 1937.