Roy Methew Cheatham

23 Aug 1918 - 19 Nov 1954

Change Your Language

close

You can change the language of the BillionGraves website by changing the default language of your browser.

Learn More
English
Register

Roy Methew Cheatham

23 Aug 1918 - 19 Nov 1954
edit Edit Record
photo Add Images
group_add Add Family
description Add a memory

The burial record of Roy Methew Cheatham. Cemetery: Nashville National Cemetery, Location: Madison, Davidson, Tennessee, United States. Birth: 23 Aug 1918, Death: 19 Nov 1954.

Life Information

Roy Methew Cheatham

Born:
Died:

Nashville National Cemetery

1420 Gallatin Pike South
Madison, Davidson, Tennessee
United States

Notes

Department of Veterans Affairs
Cemetery: NASHVILLE NATIONAL CEMETERY
Plot: SECTION AA SITE 17383
Website: http://www.cem.va.gov/CEM/cems/nchp/nashville.asp
Address: 1420 GALLATIN ROAD, SOUTH MADISON, TN 37115
Phone: (615) 860-0086
VA ID: 798549

Military Service

PRIVATE FIRST CLASS
US ARMY
WORLD WAR II

Nearby Graves

See more nearby graves
Upgrade to BG+

Military Service

edit

Transcription

PFC - US ARMY - WORLD WAR II

Rank

PRIVATE FIRST CLASS

Branch

US ARMY

Conflicts

WORLD WAR II

Plot

SECTION AA SITE 17383

Life timeline of Roy Methew Cheatham

1918
Roy Methew Cheatham was born on 23 Aug 1918
Roy Methew Cheatham was 10 years old when Walt Disney character Mickey Mouse premieres in his first cartoon, "Plane Crazy". Walter Elias Disney was an American entrepreneur, animator, voice actor and film producer. A pioneer of the American animation industry, he introduced several developments in the production of cartoons. As a film producer, Disney holds the record for most Academy Awards earned by an individual, having won 22 Oscars from 59 nominations. He was presented with two Golden Globe Special Achievement Awards and an Emmy Award, among other honors. Several of his films are included in the National Film Registry by the Library of Congress.
Roy Methew Cheatham was 21 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.
Roy Methew Cheatham was 27 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.
Roy Methew Cheatham died on 19 Nov 1954 at the age of 36

Loading