Siskin, Louis.

Biography

Siskin, Louis. b. September 15, 1914, Russia; Russian American; Jewish; High School education; Single; Salesman and Clerk; YCL 1936, Lit. Agent; Received Passport# 377211 March 22, 1937 which listed his address as 367 East 95th Street, NYC (527 Hendricks, Brooklyn, New York); Sailed April 21, 1937 aboard the Queen Mary; Arrived in Spain on May 22, 1937; Served with the XV Brigade, Mackenzie-Papineau Battalion in training; Nine months in Spain injured in bombing of Tarazona; Returned to the US on July 2, 1938 aboard the President Harding;
Sources: Sail; Scope of Soviet Activity; Cadre; Mac-Pap; L-W Tree Ancestry.