Durward C Farson

10 Aug 1920 - 2 Jun 1984

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Durward C Farson

10 Aug 1920 - 2 Jun 1984
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The burial record of Durward C Farson. Cemetery: Springfield National Cemetery, Location: Springfield, Greene, Missouri, United States. Birth: 10 Aug 1920, Death: 2 Jun 1984.

Life Information

Durward C Farson

Born:
Died:

Springfield National Cemetery

1702 East Seminole Street
Springfield, Greene, Missouri
United States

Notes

Department of Veterans Affairs
Cemetery: SPRINGFIELD NATIONAL CEMETERY
Plot: 31::15A
Website: http://www.cem.va.gov/CEM/cems/nchp/springfield.asp
Phone: 417-881-9499

Military Service

MACHINIST\'S MATE CHIEF PETTY OFFICER
US NAVY
WORLD WAR II,KOREAN WAR

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US NAVY MMC WORLD WAR II, KOREA

Rank

MACHINIST\'S MATE CHIEF PETTY OFFICER

Branch

US NAVY

Conflicts

WORLD WAR II,KOREAN WAR

Plot

31::15A

Life timeline of Durward C Farson

1920
Durward C Farson was born on 10 Aug 1920
Durward C Farson was 10 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.
Durward C Farson was 25 years old when World War II: Combat ends in the Pacific Theater: The Japanese Instrument of Surrender is signed by Japanese Foreign Minister Mamoru Shigemitsu and accepted aboard the battleship USS Missouri in Tokyo Bay. The Pacific War, sometimes called the Asia-Pacific War, was the theater of World War II that was fought in the Pacific and Asia. It was fought over a vast area that included the Pacific Ocean and islands, the South West Pacific, South-East Asia, and in China.
Durward C Farson was 35 years old when Disneyland Hotel opens to the public in Anaheim, California. The Disneyland Hotel is a resort hotel located at the Disneyland Resort in Anaheim, California, owned by the Walt Disney Company and operated through its Parks, Experiences and Consumer Products division. Opened on October 5, 1955, as a motor inn owned and operated by Jack Wrather under an agreement with Walt Disney, the hotel was the first to officially bear the Disney name. Under Wrather's ownership, the hotel underwent several expansions and renovations over the years before being acquired by Disney in 1988. The hotel was downsized to its present capacity in 1999 as part of the Disneyland Resort expansion.
Durward C Farson was 49 years old when During the Apollo 11 mission, Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin became the first humans to walk on the Moon. Apollo 11 was the spaceflight that landed the first two people on the Moon. Mission commander Neil Armstrong and pilot Buzz Aldrin, both American, landed the lunar module Eagle on July 20, 1969, at 20:17 UTC. Armstrong became the first person to step onto the lunar surface six hours after landing on July 21 at 02:56:15 UTC; Aldrin joined him about 20 minutes later. They spent about two and a quarter hours together outside the spacecraft, and collected 47.5 pounds (21.5 kg) of lunar material to bring back to Earth. Michael Collins piloted the command module Columbia alone in lunar orbit while they were on the Moon's surface. Armstrong and Aldrin spent 21.5 hours on the lunar surface before rejoining Columbia in lunar orbit.
1977
Durward C Farson was 57 years old when Star Wars is released in theaters. Star Wars is a 1977 American epic space opera film written and directed by George Lucas. It is the first film in the original Star Wars trilogy and the beginning of the Star Wars franchise. Starring Mark Hamill, Harrison Ford, Carrie Fisher, Peter Cushing, Alec Guinness, David Prowse, James Earl Jones, Anthony Daniels, Kenny Baker, and Peter Mayhew, the film focuses on the Rebel Alliance, led by Princess Leia (Fisher), and its attempt to destroy the Galactic Empire's space station, the Death Star.
Durward C Farson died on 2 Jun 1984 at the age of 63

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