Edwin A Carey

16 Jul 1926 - 3 Jan 1951

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Edwin A Carey

16 Jul 1926 - 3 Jan 1951
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The burial record of Edwin A Carey. Cemetery: San Francisco National Cemetery, Location: San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States. Birth: 16 Jul 1926, Death: 3 Jan 1951.

Life Information

Edwin A Carey

Born:
Died:

San Francisco National Cemetery

1 Lincoln Blvd, Presidio of San Francisco
San Francisco, San Francisco, California
United States

Notes

Department of Veterans Affairs
Cemetery: SAN FRANCISCO NATIONAL CEMETERY
Plot: SECTION OSA ROW 107 SITE 5
Website: http://www.cem.va.gov/CEM/cems/nchp/sanfrancisco.asp
Address: 1 LINCOLN BLVD PRESIDIO OF SAN FRANCISCO SAN FRANCISCO, CA 94129
Phone: (650) 589-7737
VA ID: 857114

Military Service

SECOND LIEUTENANT
US AIR FORCE
KOREAN WAR

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2ND LT - US AIR FORCE - KOREA

Rank

SECOND LIEUTENANT

Branch

US AIR FORCE

Conflicts

KOREAN WAR

Plot

SECTION OSA ROW 107 SITE 5

Life timeline of Edwin A Carey

1926
Edwin A Carey was born on 16 Jul 1926
Edwin A Carey was 4 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.
Edwin A Carey was 19 years old when World War II: Hiroshima, Japan is devastated when the atomic bomb "Little Boy" is dropped by the United States B-29 Enola Gay. Around 70,000 people are killed instantly, and some tens of thousands die in subsequent years from burns and radiation poisoning. 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.
Edwin A Carey died on 3 Jan 1951 at the age of 24

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