James Edward Lewis

15 Feb 1932 - 12 Feb 1951

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James Edward Lewis

15 Feb 1932 - 12 Feb 1951
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The burial record of James Edward Lewis. Cemetery: Golden Gate National Cemetery, Location: San Bruno, San Mateo, California, United States. Birth: 15 Feb 1932, Death: 12 Feb 1951.

Life Information

James Edward Lewis

Born:
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 M SITE 157
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: 1171969

Military Service

PRIVATE
US ARMY
KOREAN WAR

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Transcription

PVT - US ARMY - KOREA

Rank

PRIVATE

Branch

US ARMY

Conflicts

KOREAN WAR

Plot

SECTION M SITE 157

Life timeline of James Edward Lewis

1932
James Edward Lewis was born on 15 Feb 1932
James Edward Lewis was 13 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.
James Edward Lewis died on 12 Feb 1951 at the age of 19

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