Davis, Edgar.

Biography

Davis, Edgar (Davis, Edward; David, Ed); b. January 10, 1906, Bristol, Rhode Island; father Frank Mason Davis (1876-1922), mother Clara Isabel Andeson (1876-1929); CP 1937; Received Passport# 426806 on May 27, 1937 which listed his address as 617 S. Grant Street, Spokane, Washington; 33 years old; Sailed June 14, 1937 aboard the Statendam; Arrived in Spain via Setcases on June 21, 1937; Sick with TB and was repatriated six weeks after arrival in Spain; Arrived in the US on September 30, 1937 aboard the Normandie; Married Clara L. Wysong in 1955 in Dade County,Divorced February 1961 in Dade County, Florida; d. May 22, 1989, NYC, buried in Potter's Field in NYC.
Siblings: brother Clarence Eugene Davis, Sr. (1899-1959), sister Clara Isabella Davis (1900-1982).
Source: Sail; Scope of Soviet Activity; Figueres List; RGASPI Fond 545, Opis 6, Delo 849, ll 21, List of American Comrades that have been Repatriated as per October 15 1937; Pacific NW; L-W Tree Ancestry; Find-a-Grave #110145429.