Auridge Jones

26 Oct 1918 - 16 Feb 1951

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Auridge Jones

26 Oct 1918 - 16 Feb 1951
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The burial record of Auridge Jones. Cemetery: , Location: . Birth: 26 Oct 1918, Death: 16 Feb 1951.

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Auridge Jones

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Department of Veterans Affairs
Cemetery: JUNCTION - HIGHWAY 37 & 51 MOUND CITY, IL 62963
Plot: SECTION E SITE 4257A
Website: http://www.cem.va.gov/CEM/cems/nchp/moundcity.asp
Phone: (314) 845-8320
VA ID: 1051526

Military Service

PRIVATE FIRST CLASS
US ARMY
WORLD WAR II

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PFC - US ARMY - WORLD WAR II

Rank

PRIVATE FIRST CLASS

Branch

US ARMY

Conflicts

WORLD WAR II

Plot

SECTION E SITE 4257A

Life timeline of Auridge Jones

1918
Auridge Jones was born on 26 Oct 1918
Auridge Jones was 11 years old when The New York Stock Exchange crashes in what will be called the Crash of '29 or "Black Tuesday", ending the Great Bull Market of the 1920s and beginning the Great Depression. The New York Stock Exchange, is an American stock exchange located at 11 Wall Street, Lower Manhattan, New York City, New York. It is by far the world's largest stock exchange by market capitalization of its listed companies at US$21.3 trillion as of June 2017. The average daily trading value was approximately US$169 billion in 2013. The NYSE trading floor is located at 11 Wall Street and is composed of 21 rooms used for the facilitation of trading. A fifth trading room, located at 30 Broad Street, was closed in February 2007. The main building and the 11 Wall Street building were designated National Historic Landmarks in 1978.
Auridge Jones was 12 years old when Great Depression: In a State of the Union message, U.S. President Herbert Hoover proposes a $150 million (equivalent to $2,197,000,000 in 2017) public works program to help generate jobs and stimulate the economy. The Great Depression was a severe worldwide economic depression that took place mostly during the 1930s, beginning in the United States. The timing of the Great Depression varied across nations; in most countries it started in 1929 and lasted until the late-1930s. It was the longest, deepest, and most widespread depression of the 20th century. In the 21st century, the Great Depression is commonly used as an example of how far the world's economy can decline.
Auridge Jones was 27 years old when World War II: German forces in the west agree to an unconditional surrender. The German Instrument of Surrender ended World War II in Europe. The definitive text was signed in Karlshorst, Berlin, on the night of 8 May 1945 by representatives of the three armed services of the Oberkommando der Wehrmacht (OKW) and the Allied Expeditionary Force together with the Supreme High Command of the Red Army, with further French and US representatives signing as witnesses. The signing took place 9 May 1945 at 00:16 local time.
Auridge Jones died on 16 Feb 1951 at the age of 32

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