Shepard, Jr., Harry Carlos.

Biography

Shepard, Harry Carlos, Jr. b. February 5, 1914, Muskogee, Oklahoma; father Harry Carlos Shepard (1879-1958), mother Ethel Yolanda Burke (1883-1933); 1 year of college; Newspaper reporter; Received Passport# 495202 on January 27, 1938 which listed his address as 714 (718) Fedome, Muskogee, Oklahoma; Arrived in Spain via Massanet on March 4, 1938; Served with the XV Brigade, Lincoln-Washington Battalion, Co. 1; Rank Soldado; Served in the Retreats and the Ebro Offensive; WIA July 27, 1938 Villlalba; Returned to the US on December 20, 1938 aboard the Ausonia; WW II US Army, enlisted April 16, 1941; d. January 11, 1992, NYC, buried in Oddfellows Cemetery, Neosho, Missouri.
Siblings: brother infant Shepard (-1915), sisters Hallie Shepard (1897-?), Jean Shepard (1897-1984), Sara Shepard (1903-1981), and Evangeline “Jean Sheard (1907- 1984).
Sources: Scope of Soviet Activity; Figueres List; Pay; USSDA 2:0926, 60:0253; L-W Tree Ancestry; Find-a-Grave #23061331.
Photographs: Harry Shepard, detail from a school photo, L-W Tree Ancestry.