Carlton Andrew Pegram

22 Mar 1921 - 9 Aug 1954

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Carlton Andrew Pegram

22 Mar 1921 - 9 Aug 1954
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The burial record of Carlton Andrew Pegram. Cemetery: Nashville National Cemetery, Location: Madison, Davidson, Tennessee, United States. Birth: 22 Mar 1921, Death: 9 Aug 1954.

Life Information

Carlton Andrew Pegram

Born:
Died:

Nashville National Cemetery

1420 Gallatin Pike South
Madison, Davidson, Tennessee
United States

Notes

Department of Veterans Affairs
Cemetery: NASHVILLE NATIONAL CEMETERY
Plot: SECTION AA SITE 17358
Website: http://www.cem.va.gov/CEM/cems/nchp/nashville.asp
Address: 1420 GALLATIN ROAD, SOUTH MADISON, TN 37115
Phone: (615) 860-0086
VA ID: 1345683

Military Service

US ARMY
WORLD WAR II

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1SGT - US ARMY - WORLD WAR II

Branch

US ARMY

Conflicts

WORLD WAR II

Plot

SECTION AA SITE 17358

Life timeline of Carlton Andrew Pegram

1921
Carlton Andrew Pegram was born on 22 Mar 1921
Carlton Andrew Pegram was 18 years old when World War II: Nazi Germany and Slovakia invade Poland, beginning the European phase of World War II. World War II, also known as the Second World War, was a global war that lasted from 1939 to 1945, although conflicts reflecting the ideological clash between what would become the Allied and Axis blocs began earlier. The vast majority of the world's countries—including all of the great powers—eventually formed two opposing military alliances: the Allies and the Axis. It was the most global war in history; it directly involved more than 100 million people from over 30 countries. In a state of total war, the major participants threw their entire economic, industrial, and scientific capabilities behind the war effort, blurring the distinction between civilian and military resources. World War II was the deadliest conflict in human history, marked by 50 to 85 million fatalities, most of whom were civilians in the Soviet Union and China. It included massacres, the genocide of the Holocaust, strategic bombing, premeditated death from starvation and disease and the only use of nuclear weapons in war.
Carlton Andrew Pegram was 24 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.
Carlton Andrew Pegram died on 9 Aug 1954 at the age of 33

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