Juan Cortes-Hernandez

4 Jul 1933 - 4 Aug 1954

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Juan Cortes-Hernandez

4 Jul 1933 - 4 Aug 1954
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The burial record of Juan Cortes-Hernandez. Cemetery: Puerto Rico National Cemetery, Location: Bayamón, Puerto Rico, Puerto Rico. Birth: 4 Jul 1933, Death: 4 Aug 1954.

Life Information

Juan Cortes-Hernandez

Born:
Died:

Puerto Rico National Cemetery

Avenue Cementerio Nacional #50
Bayamón, , Puerto Rico
Puerto Rico

Notes

Department of Veterans Affairs
Cemetery: PUERTO RICO NATIONAL CEMETERY
Plot: SECTION A SITE 211
Website: http://www.cem.va.gov/CEM/cems/nchp/puertorico.asp
Address: #50 AVENIDA CEMENTERIO NACIONAL BAYAMON, PR 00961-3887
Phone: (787) 798-8400
VA ID: 934705

Military Service

PRIVATE FIRST CLASS
US ARMY
KOREAN WAR

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PFC - US ARMY - KOREA

Rank

PRIVATE FIRST CLASS

Branch

US ARMY

Conflicts

KOREAN WAR

Plot

SECTION A SITE 211

Life timeline of Juan Cortes-Hernandez

1933
Juan Cortes-Hernandez was born on 4 Jul 1933
Juan Cortes-Hernandez was 12 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.
Juan Cortes-Hernandez died on 4 Aug 1954 at the age of 21

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