BiographyDisch, Raymond Henry b. October 9, 1904, (return list September 16, 1907), Monticello, Wisconsin; Single; Auto Worker; CP 1934, unit organizer; Received Passport# 367804 on February 17, 1937 which listed his address as 1037 West Michigan Street, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, and Route 2, Jonesville, Wisconsin; Sailed March 17, 1937 aboard the President Roosevelt; Arrived in Spain on June 6, 1937; Served with the XV BDE, Mackenzie-Papineau Battalion; Returned to the US on October 10, 1938 aboard the Normandie; WWII US Army, PFC; d. June 26, 1985, Sarasota, Florida.
Source: RGASPI Fond 545, Opis 6, Delo 546, ll. 52 (fiche); Opis 6, Delo 881, ll. 65 (ver arch gen amer); Sail; Scope of Soviet Activity; Cadre; L-W Tree Ancestry; Find-a- Grave# 3968782. Code A
Photograph: Wisconsin volunteers (standing) Fred Palmer, Harry Lichter, Ray Disch; (seated) John Cookson, Clarence Kailin. Photograph Clarence Kailinl.