Capt. Louis Poisson Davis, USN

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Capt. Louis Poisson Davis, USN

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Wilmington, New Hanover County, North Carolina, United States
Death: February 28, 1978 (94)
Washington, District of Columbia, District of Columbia, United States
Immediate Family:

Son of Cpl. (CSA), Junius Davis and Mary Orme Davis
Husband of Private
Father of Private and Private
Brother of Mary Polk Davis; Thomas Walker Davis; Junius Davis; George Davis; Platt Walker Davis and 1 other
Half brother of Robert Cowan Davis; Elizabeth Dickenson Symmes and Emily Polk Parmele

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About Capt. Louis Poisson Davis, USN

Navy Cross Citation The President of the United States of America takes pleasure in presenting the Navy Cross to Commander Louis Poisson Davis, United States Navy, for distinguished service in the line of his profession as Commanding Officer of the U.S.S. JARVIS, engaged in the important, exacting and hazardous duty of patrolling the waters infested with enemy submarines and mines, in escorting and protecting vitally important convoys of troops and supplies through these waters, and in offensive and defensive action, vigorously and unremittingly prosecuted against all forms of enemy naval activity during World War I.

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Capt. Louis Poisson Davis, USN's Timeline

1883
December 8, 1883
Wilmington, New Hanover County, North Carolina, United States
1978
February 28, 1978
Age 94
Washington, District of Columbia, District of Columbia, United States