Person - Burgos Riestra, Inocencio (1900-1988)

Burgos Riestra, Inocencio (1900-1988)




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Dates of existence/Biographical dates:

Gijón (Asturias, España)  1900-05-13 - 1988-02-20


Spanish miner and business expert exiled after the Civil War. Married. Member of the Miner Workers Syndicate of Asturias (SOMA), and the Socialist Group of Suares-Bimenes. Burgos held several positions in SOMA and UGT. He was the Mayor of Siero in April 1931. He was arrested in 1934 because of his involvement in the arm disembarkation of Turquesa, and he was imprisoned in "El Coto" prison (Gijón), until he obtained the amnesty on February 1936. On that same year, he was elected deputy for Oviedo. When the Spanish Civil War broke out, he joined the miner battalion "Manuel Llaneza", he was superintendent of the Government delegation in Asturias and León, and he was Captain of the Barcelona air defense. He departured from Bordeaux and went into exile to Veracruz (México) in May 1939 with his two daughters, Berlamina and Soledad Burgos Montes. They went on board the ship "Flandre". He was a beneficiary from the Committee of Help to Spanish Republicans or JARE and the Evacuation Service of Spanish Refugees (SERE). In México, he opened a restaurant and worked at the "Compañía Técnica Constructora de México"

Flandre (barco de vapor)

Date of the event: 1939-05-31

Location associated with the date: Veracruz (México)

Spanish Civil War, 1936-1939

Date of the event: 1936 - 1939

Location associated with the date: Burdeos (Gironda, Francia)



(Function) He/She carries out/ perform:


(Function) He/She carries out/ perform:

Legislators in  Asturias (España)

Profession (carried on by):


Profession (carried on by):

Peritos mercantiles


Lugar de Nacimiento:

Gijón (Asturias, España) in 1900-05-13

Lugar de Defunci¿n:

Ciudad de México (México) in 1988-02-20




Related Authorities

Family relationships :

Burgos Montes, Belarmina (1920- )  - Progenitor (He is the father of)

Burgos Montes, Inocencio (1928-1979)  - Progenitor (He is the father of)

Burgos Montes, Soledad (1921- )  - Progenitor (He is the father of)

See successors

Cortes Generales. Congreso de los Diputados (España)  ( He/She is a member of )

Associative relations :

Ejército Popular de la República (España)  ( He/She is a member of; Al comienzo de la guerra se unió al batallón de mineros "Manuel LLaneza", al finalizar era Comandante de la defensa aérea de Barcelona. )

Junta de Auxilio a los Republicanos Españoles  ( He/She is the owner/beneficiary/president of )

Partido Socialista Obrero Español  ( He/She is a member of )

Puente Albuin, Enrique (1908-1957)  ( He/She is friend with; Es la persona que consta como contacto en su tarjeta de inmigración. )

Servicio de Evacuación de Refugiados Españoles  ( He/She is the owner/beneficiary/president of )

Unión General de Trabajadores. Sindicato Metalúrgico Asturiano (España)  ( He/She is a member of; Fue Secretario General de Asturias. )