Emma Rolfe

14 Feb 1930 - 13 Sep 1954

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Emma Rolfe

14 Feb 1930 - 13 Sep 1954
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The burial record of Emma Rolfe. Cemetery: Golden Gate National Cemetery, Location: San Bruno, San Mateo, California, United States. Birth: 14 Feb 1930, Death: 13 Sep 1954.

Life Information

Emma Rolfe

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Died:

Golden Gate National Cemetery

1300 Sneath Ln
San Bruno, San Mateo, California
United States

Notes

Department of Veterans Affairs
Cemetery: GOLDEN GATE NATIONAL CEMETERY
Plot: SECTION Q SITE 5156
Website: http://www.cem.va.gov/CEM/cems/nchp/goldengate.asp
Address: 1300 SNEATH LANE SAN BRUNO, CA 94066
Phone: (650) 589-7737
VA ID: 3627817
Notes: WIFE OF ROLFE, WILLIE EUGENE

Military Service

US NAVY

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SN1 - US NAVY

Branch

US NAVY

Plot

SECTION Q SITE 5156

Life timeline of Emma Rolfe

1930
Emma Rolfe was born on 14 Feb 1930
Emma Rolfe was 15 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.
Emma Rolfe died on 13 Sep 1954 at the age of 24

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