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 Arno Walter Dosch-Fleurot

Arno Walter Dosch-Fleurot

Birth
Portland, Multnomah County, Oregon, USA
Death 16 Apr 1951 (aged 71)
Madrid, Provincia de Madrid, Madrid, Spain
Burial Madrid, Provincia de Madrid, Madrid, Spain
Memorial ID 89588624 · View Source
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Lawyer, Journalist & Correspondent - He was the son of a German immigrant to Oregon. He graduated from both the University of Oregon and Harvard law schools. He was admitted to the Oregon bar in 1904 but never practiced law. Instead he became a staff reporter for The Oregonian in Portland, Oregon. He covered the San Francisco earthquake and fire in 1906. He remained in San Francisco until 1909 working at the Examiner and Bulletin newspapers. He then went to New York to work as a free lance magazine writer. At the start of World War I he went to Europe to report on the war. He covered many of the major battles. He was the only foreign correspondent to cover the entire Russian revolution. He later reported on the Hungarian Bolshevik revolution, the Polish-Soviet war, and Sinn Fein rebellion in Ireland. He also later worked for the Associated Press in Paris and the International News Service. He became the foreign editor for the Christian Science Monitor and had represented the Monitor in Spain since 1944.

He died in Madrid, Spain following a hernia operation.



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  • Created by: Vita Brevis
  • Added: 4 May 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 89588624
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Arno Walter Dosch-Fleurot (12 Sep 1879–16 Apr 1951), Find A Grave Memorial no. 89588624, citing Madrid British Cemetery, Madrid, Provincia de Madrid, Madrid, Spain ; Maintained by Vita Brevis (contributor 47252590) .