Chester H Sopolinski

3 Jul 1913 - 6 Sep 1954

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Chester H Sopolinski

3 Jul 1913 - 6 Sep 1954
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The burial record of Chester H Sopolinski. Cemetery: Wood National Cemetery, Location: Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States. Birth: 3 Jul 1913, Death: 6 Sep 1954.

Life Information

Chester H Sopolinski

Born:
Died:

Wood National Cemetery

5000 West National Avenue, Bldg. 1301
Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
United States

Notes

Department of Veterans Affairs
Cemetery: 5000 WEST NATIONAL AVE. BLDG. 1301 MILWAUKEE, WI 53295
Plot: SECTION 35 ROW 10 SITE 2
Website: http://www.cem.va.gov/CEM/cems/nchp/wood.asp
Phone: (414) 382-5300
VA ID: 1755019

Military Service

PRIVATE FIRST CLASS
US ARMY
WORLD WAR II

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PFC 290 INF 75 INF - US ARMY - DIV - US ARMY - WORLD WAR II

Rank

PRIVATE FIRST CLASS

Branch

US ARMY

Conflicts

WORLD WAR II

Plot

SECTION 35 ROW 10 SITE 2

Life timeline of Chester H Sopolinski

1913
Chester H Sopolinski was born on 3 Jul 1913
Chester H Sopolinski was 16 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.
Chester H Sopolinski was 17 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.
Chester H Sopolinski was 32 years old when World War II: Nagasaki is devastated when an atomic bomb, Fat Man, is dropped by the United States B-29 Bockscar. Thirty-five thousand people are killed outright, including 23,200-28,200 Japanese war workers, 2,000 Korean forced workers, and 150 Japanese soldiers. Nagasaki is the capital and the largest city of Nagasaki Prefecture on the island of Kyushu in Japan. The city's name, 長崎, means "long cape" in Japanese. Nagasaki became a centre of colonial Portuguese and Dutch influence in the 16th through 19th centuries, and the Hidden Christian Sites in the Nagasaki Region have been recognized and included in the UNESCO World Heritage List. Part of Nagasaki was home to a major Imperial Japanese Navy base during the First Sino-Japanese War and Russo-Japanese War.
Chester H Sopolinski died on 6 Sep 1954 at the age of 41

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