Paulette M Cook

1936 - 1963

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Paulette M Cook

1936 - 1963
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The burial record of Paulette M Cook. Cemetery: Long Rapids Cemetery, Location: Long Rapids, Alpena, Michigan, United States. Birth: 1936, Death: 1963.

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Paulette M Cook

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Long Rapids Cemetery

5669-5735 Highway 65
Long Rapids, Alpena, Michigan
United States

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1936
Paulette M Cook was born in 1936
Paulette M Cook was 9 years old when World War II: Combat ends in the Pacific Theater: The Japanese Instrument of Surrender is signed by Japanese Foreign Minister Mamoru Shigemitsu and accepted aboard the battleship USS Missouri in Tokyo Bay. The Pacific War, sometimes called the Asia-Pacific War, was the theater of World War II that was fought in the Pacific and Asia. It was fought over a vast area that included the Pacific Ocean and islands, the South West Pacific, South-East Asia, and in China.
Paulette M Cook was 17 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.
Paulette M Cook died in 1963 at the age of 27

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