David Pokorny LEVY

David Pokorny LEVY[1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8]

Male 1923 - 2010

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  • Born  7 Jun 1923  New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 4, 6, 8
    Gender  Male 
    Died  29 Sep 2010  New Orleans, Jefferson, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Person ID  I281  Levey-Dannenbaum
    Last Modified  17 Feb 2013 

    Father  Neville LEVY,   b. 14 Aug 1892, New Orleans, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Apr 1974, New Orleans, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Helen ADLER,   b. 27 Jun 1900, New Orleans, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jul 1952, Madisonville, St Tammany, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  21 Mar 1921  New Orleans, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F72  Group Sheet

    Family 1  Rita Eaudene COCHRAN,   b. 19 Feb 1932, New Orleans, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Oct 2010, New Orleans, Jefferson, Louisiana Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Divorced  Yes, date unknown 
    Children 
     1. Living
     2. Living
     3. Living
     4. Living
    Family ID  F73  Group Sheet

    Family 2  Living 
    Children 
     1. Living
    Family ID  F74  Group Sheet

  • Photos

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    Rosa Pokorny Adler with grandson, David Pokorny Levy, 1924
    Rosa Pokorny Adler with grandson, David Pokorny Levy, 1924
    David Pokorny Levy, Ensign
    David Pokorny Levy, Ensign
    In the spring of 1941, David Levy was appointed by Hale Boggs to the United States Naval Academy as Midshipman 4/C, class of 1945 which was scheduled to graduate in June of 1944, the course having been shortened to 3 years because of the war. In June 1941, as seaman 2/C USNR 1st Division, he was assigned to the USS Meade DD274, a WWI destroyer. Graduating from USNA on his 21st birthday, June 7, 1944, Levy was assigned to the U.S.S. Miami (C.I.89). While serving his country, David Levy received 2 purple hearts.
    Levy and Adler Families, ca. 1942
    Levy and Adler Families, ca. 1942
    Top L-R: Neville Levy, Walter Adler, David Levy. Bottom L-R: Rosa Pokorny Adler, Helen Adler Levy

    Histories
    David Pokorny Levy Obituary
    David Pokorny Levy Obituary
    Naming Mississippi River Birdge in Neville Levy's Honor
    Naming Mississippi River Birdge in Neville Levy's Honor
    History and campaign to name the Greater New Orleans Bridge in honor of Neville Levy.

  • Sources 
    1. [S174] 1930 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2002.Original data - United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Fifteenth Census of the United States, 1930. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1930. T626,), Year: 1930; Census Place: New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana; Roll: 808; Page: 3A; Enumeration District: 163; Image: 411.0., http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=1930usfedcen&h=35272143&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt, Birth date: abt 1924 Birth place: Residence date: 1930 Residence place: New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana.

    2. [S181] New Orleans Passenger Lists, 1820-1945, Ancestry.com, (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2006.Original data - New Orleans, Louisiana. Passenger Lists of Vessels Arriving at New Orleans, Louisiana, 1820-1902. Micropublication M259. RG036. Rolls # 1-93. National Archives, Washin), http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=neworleans358&h=1061477&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt, Birth date: abt 1923 Birth place: Louisiana,New Orleans Arrival date: 13 Sep 1939 Arrival place: New Orleans, Louisiana Departure date: Departure place: Vera Cruz, Mexico.

    3. [S71] United States Obituary Collection, Ancestry.com, (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2006.Original data - See newspaper information provided with each entry.Original data: See newspaper information provided with each entry.), Newspaper: The Times-Picayune; Publication Date: 3 Oct 2010; Publication Place: New Orleands , LA , USA., http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=web-obituary&h=23212390&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt, Death date: 09/29/2010 Death place:, 1,7545::23212390.

    4. [S171] Social Security Death Index, Ancestry.com, (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2010.Original data - Social Security Administration. Social Security Death Index, Master File. Social Security Administration.Original data: Social Security Administration. Social Security D), Number: 439-14-6916; Issue State: Louisiana; Issue Date: Before 1951., http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=ssdi&h=88286984&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt, Birth date: 7 Jun 1923 Birth place: Death date: 29 Sep 2010 Death place: New Orleans, Jefferson, Louisiana.

    5. [S31] AJHS WWII Jewish Servicemen Cards, 1942-1947, Ancestry.com, (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.Original data - Alphabetical Master Cards, 1942–1947; Series VI, Card Files—Bureau of War Records, Master Index Cards, 1943–1947; National Jewish Welfare Board, Bureau of War Records, 1940–1), http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=ajhsservicemen&h=57259&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt, Residence date: Residence place: New Orleans, Louisiana, United States, 1,2125::57259.

    6. [S162] U.S. Public Records Index, Volume 1, Ancestry.com, (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2010.Original data - Voter Registration Lists, Public Record Filings, Historical Residential Records, and Other Household Database Listings.Original data: Voter Registration Lists, Public), http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=uspublicrecords3&h=239239219&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt, Birth date: 7 Jun 1923 Birth place: Residence date: 1995 Residence place: Jefferson, LA, 1,1788::239239219.

    7. [S21] U.S. Cemetery and Funeral Home Collection, Ancestry.com, (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2011.Original data - See source information provided with each entry.Original data: See source information provided with each entry.), http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=uscemfuneral&h=4908066&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt, 1,2190::4908066.

    8. [S283] 1940 United States Federal Census (Beta), Ancestry.com, (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2012.Original data - United States of America, Bureau of the Census. Sixteenth Census of the United States, 1940. Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1940. T627), Year: 1940; Census Place: New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana; Roll: T627_1433; Page: 1A; Enumeration District: 36-386., http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=sse&db=1940usfedcen&h=123199748&ti=0&indiv=try&gss=pt, Birth date: abt 1924 Birth place: Louisiana Residence date: 1 Apr 1940 Residence place: New Orleans, Orleans, Louisiana, United States.


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