BiographyBotuck, Elijah b. March 17, 1910, Hartford, Connecticut; Russian American; Father Benjamin Botuck (1871-1941), mother Hannah Botuck (1874-1927); Single; Engineer; CP 1933; Received Passport# 4532, Boston series, on June 21, 1937 which listed his address as 66 Dorchester Street, Worcester, Massachusetts; Sailed June 30, 1937 aboard the Aquitania; Arrived in Spain via Massanet on July 11, 1937; Served with the XV BDE, Auto Park; Returned to the US on August 27, 1938 aboard President Harding; Married Vivian Grace Raymond (1905-2006) on January 25, 1941, daughter Ann Botuck; Retired from Veeco Electronics Corporation in Long Island; d. June 1969, Huntington, Long Island, New York.
Siblings: brothers Samuel Botuck (1896-1945), Isaiah “Irving” Botuck (1898-1966), Nathan Botuck (1905-?), Julius Botuck (1907-1991), sisters Sophie Botuck Kellin (1902-1988), and Beulah E. Botuck Gorsky (1912-?).
Source: Sail; Scope of Soviet Activity; Cadre; Figueres List; Inventory North Americans; XV BDE; RGASPI. Code A