Joseph Lewis

12 Feb 1908 - 22 Jan 1951

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Joseph Lewis

12 Feb 1908 - 22 Jan 1951
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The burial record of Joseph Lewis. Cemetery: Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery, Location: Lemay Township, St. Louis, Missouri, United States. Birth: 12 Feb 1908, Death: 22 Jan 1951.
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Joseph Lewis

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Died:

Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery

2900 Sheridan Road
Lemay Township, St. Louis, Missouri
United States

Military Service

COOK PETTY OFFICER THIRD CLASS
US NAVY
WORLD WAR II
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CK3 - US NAVY - WORLD WAR II

Rank

COOK PETTY OFFICER THIRD CLASS

Branch

US NAVY

Conflicts

WORLD WAR II

Plot

SECTION 87 SITE 252

Life timeline of Joseph Lewis

1908
Joseph Lewis was born on 12 Feb 1908
Joseph Lewis was 6 years old when Archduke Franz Ferdinand and his wife, Sophie, Duchess of Hohenberg, were assassinated by a Yugoslav nationalist named Gavrilo Princip in Sarajevo, sparking the outbreak of World War I. Archduke Franz Ferdinand, Archduke of Austria-Este was a member of the imperial Habsburg dynasty, and from 1896 until his death the heir presumptive (Thronfolger) to the Austro-Hungarian throne. His assassination in Sarajevo precipitated Austria-Hungary's declaration of war against Serbia, which in turn triggered a series of events that resulted in Austria-Hungary's allies and Serbia's declaring war on each other, starting World War I.
Joseph Lewis was 13 years old when The Nineteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution was ratified, guaranteeing women's suffrage in America. The Nineteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution prohibits the states and the federal government from denying the right to vote to citizens of the United States on the basis of sex. It was adopted on August 18, 1920.
Joseph Lewis was 32 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.
Joseph Lewis was 38 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.
Joseph Lewis died on 22 Jan 1951 at the age of 42

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