BiographyCox, Charles Adolphus b. January 10, 1913, Alacua, Florida; Married; Seaman; CP; Received Passport# 476577 on September 15, 1937 which listed his address as 21 North Broadway, Baltimore, Maryland, and St. Petersburg, Florida; Sailed September 25, 1937 aboard the Laconia; Arrived in Spain via Massanet on October 8, 1937; Served with the XV BDE, Estado Mayor, Special Machine Gun Company; Deserted during The Retreats; d. December 26, 1956, buried at Garden of Memories, Metairie, Jefferson Parish, Louisiana.
Source: Sail; Scope of Soviet Activity; Cadre; Figueres List; XV BDE; RGASPI Fond 545, Opis 6, Delo 545, ll. 77 (ver ar gen can); USSDA 2:0472; L-W Tree Ancestry; Find-a-Grave#113084930. Code A
Photograph: Charles Cox from his 1929 Applicaton for Seaman’s Certificate of American Citizenship, L-W Tree Ancestry.