Biographical Sketch of Louis Poisson Davis, Jr. (
Text from Principal Investigator
Louis Poisson Davis, Jr., the son of a naval officer, was born on 17 July
1919 in Florida. He was appointed to the Naval Academy from the US Marine
Corps. A member of the Class of 1941, he earned qualification in Submarine
Warfare and earned the Navy and Marine Corps Medal for his service. At the
time of Pearl Harbor he was serving on the destroyer
369). Davis retired from the service in 1946.
The U.S. Naval Academy Alumni Association
Register of Alumni, 1997 Edition.
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