Howard W Schaefer Jr

22 Nov 1947 - 1 Jul 1979

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Howard W Schaefer Jr

22 Nov 1947 - 1 Jul 1979
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The burial record of Howard W Schaefer Jr. Cemetery: Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery, Location: St Louis, St. Louis County, Missouri, United States. Birth: 22 Nov 1947, Death: 1 Jul 1979.

Life Information

Howard W Schaefer Jr

Born:
Died:

Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery

2900 Sheridan Road
St Louis, St. Louis County, Missouri
United States

Notes

Department of Veterans Affairs
Cemetery: JEFFERSON BARRACKS NATIONAL CEMETERY
Plot: J::1388
Website: http://www.cem.va.gov/CEM/cems/nchp/jeffersonbarracks.asp
Phone: 314-845-8320

Military Service

SEAMAN APPRENTICE
US NAVY
VIETNAM WAR

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US NAVY SA VIETNAM

Rank

SEAMAN APPRENTICE

Branch

US NAVY

Conflicts

VIETNAM WAR

Plot

J::1388

Life timeline of Howard W Schaefer Jr

1947
Howard W Schaefer Jr was born on 22 Nov 1947
Howard W Schaefer Jr was 5 years old when Jonas Salk announced the successful test of his polio vaccine on a small group of adults and children (vaccination pictured). Jonas Edward Salk was an American medical researcher and virologist. He discovered and developed one of the first successful polio vaccines. Born in New York City, he attended New York University School of Medicine, later choosing to do medical research instead of becoming a practicing physician. In 1939, after earning his medical degree, Salk began an internship as a physician scientist at Mount Sinai Hospital. Two years later he was granted a fellowship at the University of Michigan, where he would study flu viruses with his mentor Thomas Francis, Jr.
Howard W Schaefer Jr was 17 years old when Martin Luther King Jr. received the Nobel Peace Prize for combating racial inequality through nonviolence. Martin Luther King Jr. was an American Baptist minister and activist who became the most visible spokesperson and leader in the civil rights movement from 1954 until his death in 1968. Born in Atlanta, King is best known for advancing civil rights through nonviolence and civil disobedience, tactics his Christian beliefs and the nonviolent activism of Mahatma Gandhi helped inspire.
Howard W Schaefer Jr died on 1 Jul 1979 at the age of 31

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