Saidon, Arthur.

Biography

Saidon, Arthur. b. March 12, 1916; Student; No political affiliation; Received Passport# 486723 on November 26, 1937 which listed his address as 470 Main Street, South Berwick, Maine; Sailed December 4, 1937 aboard the Lafayette; Arrived in Spain via Espolla on December 18, 1937; Served with the DECA, 12th Battery; DECA 14th Battery, Machine gunner, January 28, 1938-July 7, 1938; Served at Alfambra, Corbelenty, Caspe, Morrella, Villa Pamly, Gandesa and Castellon; WIA April 9, 1938 during an air attack; Returned to the US on February 4, 1938 aboard the President Harding; WWII Armed forces.
Sources: Sail; Scope of Soviet Activity; Figueres List; RGASPI.