William John Postanowcz

12 Oct 1916 - 2 Sep 1954

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William John Postanowcz

12 Oct 1916 - 2 Sep 1954
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The burial record of William John Postanowcz. Cemetery: Baltimore National Cemetery, Location: Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland, United States. Birth: 12 Oct 1916, Death: 2 Sep 1954.

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William John Postanowcz

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Baltimore National Cemetery

5501 Fredrick Ave
Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland
United States

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Department of Veterans Affairs
Cemetery: BALTIMORE NATIONAL CEMETERY
Plot: SECTION N SITE 3340
Website: http://www.cem.va.gov/CEM/cems/nchp/baltimore.asp
Address: 5501 FREDERICK AVENUE BALTIMORE, MD 21228
Phone: (410) 644-9696
VA ID: 1355029

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Life timeline of William John Postanowcz

1916
William John Postanowcz was born on 12 Oct 1916
William John Postanowcz was 13 years old when The New York Stock Exchange crashes in what will be called the Crash of '29 or "Black Tuesday", ending the Great Bull Market of the 1920s and beginning the Great Depression. The New York Stock Exchange, is an American stock exchange located at 11 Wall Street, Lower Manhattan, New York City, New York. It is by far the world's largest stock exchange by market capitalization of its listed companies at US$21.3 trillion as of June 2017. The average daily trading value was approximately US$169 billion in 2013. The NYSE trading floor is located at 11 Wall Street and is composed of 21 rooms used for the facilitation of trading. A fifth trading room, located at 30 Broad Street, was closed in February 2007. The main building and the 11 Wall Street building were designated National Historic Landmarks in 1978.
William John Postanowcz was 23 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.
William John Postanowcz was 24 years old when The Holocaust: The first prisoners arrive at a new concentration camp at Auschwitz. The Holocaust, also referred to as the Shoah, was a genocide during World War II in which Nazi Germany, aided by its collaborators, systematically murdered some six million European Jews, around two-thirds of the Jewish population of Europe, between 1941 and 1945. Jews were targeted for extermination as part of a larger event involving the persecution and murder of other groups, including in particular the Roma and "incurably sick", as well as ethnic Poles and other Slavs, Soviet citizens, Soviet prisoners of war, political opponents, gay men and Jehovah's Witnesses, resulting in up to 17 million deaths overall.
William John Postanowcz died on 2 Sep 1954 at the age of 37

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