George Edward Box

4 Mar 1920 - 19 Jan 1951

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George Edward Box

4 Mar 1920 - 19 Jan 1951
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The burial record of George Edward Box. Cemetery: Long Island National Cemetery, Location: Farmingdale, Suffolk, New York, United States. Birth: 4 Mar 1920, Death: 19 Jan 1951.

Life Information

George Edward Box

Born:
Died:

Long Island National Cemetery

2000 Wellwood Ave
Farmingdale, Suffolk, New York
United States

Notes

Department of Veterans Affairs
Cemetery: LONG ISLAND NATIONAL CEMETERY
Plot: SECTION K SITE 20326
Website: http://www.cem.va.gov/CEM/cems/nchp/longisland.asp
Address: 2040 WELLWOOD AVENUE FARMINGDALE, NY 11735-1211
Phone: (631) 454-4949
VA ID: 3539436

Military Service

US ARMY
WORLD WAR II

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Transcription

T5 - US ARMY - WORLD WAR II

Branch

US ARMY

Conflicts

WORLD WAR II

Plot

SECTION K SITE 20326

Life timeline of George Edward Box

1920
George Edward Box was born on 4 Mar 1920
George Edward Box was 11 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.
George Edward Box was 25 years old when World War II: German forces in the west agree to an unconditional surrender. The German Instrument of Surrender ended World War II in Europe. The definitive text was signed in Karlshorst, Berlin, on the night of 8 May 1945 by representatives of the three armed services of the Oberkommando der Wehrmacht (OKW) and the Allied Expeditionary Force together with the Supreme High Command of the Red Army, with further French and US representatives signing as witnesses. The signing took place 9 May 1945 at 00:16 local time.
George Edward Box died on 19 Jan 1951 at the age of 30

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