George Cameron Grant

29 Apr 1916 - 12 Jan 1951

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George Cameron Grant

29 Apr 1916 - 12 Jan 1951
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The burial record of George Cameron Grant. Cemetery: Baltimore National Cemetery, Location: Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland, United States. Birth: 29 Apr 1916, Death: 12 Jan 1951.

Life Information

George Cameron Grant

Born:
Died:

Baltimore National Cemetery

5501 Fredrick Ave
Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland
United States

Notes

Department of Veterans Affairs
Cemetery: BALTIMORE NATIONAL CEMETERY
Plot: SECTION I SITE 14197
Website: http://www.cem.va.gov/CEM/cems/nchp/baltimore.asp
Address: 5501 FREDERICK AVENUE BALTIMORE, MD 21228
Phone: (410) 644-9696
VA ID: 985833

Military Service

MASTER SERGEANT
US ARMY
WORLD WAR II

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MSGT - US ARMY - WORLD WAR II

Rank

MASTER SERGEANT

Branch

US ARMY

Conflicts

WORLD WAR II

Plot

SECTION I SITE 14197

Life timeline of George Cameron Grant

1916
George Cameron Grant was born on 29 Apr 1916
George Cameron Grant was 13 years old when Babe Ruth becomes the first baseball player to hit 500 home runs in his career with a home run at League Park in Cleveland, Ohio. George Herman "Babe" Ruth Jr. was an American professional baseball player whose career in Major League Baseball (MLB) spanned 22 seasons, from 1914 through 1935. Nicknamed "The Bambino" and "The Sultan of Swat", he began his MLB career as a stellar left-handed pitcher for the Boston Red Sox, but achieved his greatest fame as a slugging outfielder for the New York Yankees. Ruth established many MLB batting records, including career home runs (714), runs batted in (RBIs) (2,213), bases on balls (2,062), slugging percentage (.690), and on-base plus slugging (OPS) (1.164); the latter two still stand as of 2018. Ruth is regarded as one of the greatest sports heroes in American culture and is considered by many to be the greatest baseball player of all time. In 1936, Ruth was elected into the Baseball Hall of Fame as one of its "first five" inaugural members.
George Cameron Grant was 23 years old when Adolf Hitler signs an order to begin the systematic euthanasia of mentally ill and disabled people. Adolf Hitler was a German politician, demagogue, and Pan-German revolutionary, who was the leader of the Nazi Party, Chancellor of Germany from 1933 to 1945 and Führer ("Leader") of Nazi Germany from 1934 to 1945. As dictator, Hitler initiated World War II in Europe with the invasion of Poland in September 1939, and was central to the Holocaust.
George Cameron Grant was 29 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.
George Cameron Grant died on 12 Jan 1951 at the age of 34

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