Willie E Ward

10 Jul 1932 - 11 Feb 1951

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Willie E Ward

10 Jul 1932 - 11 Feb 1951
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The burial record of Willie E Ward. Cemetery: Richmond National Cemetery, Location: Richmond, Henrico, Virginia, United States. Birth: 10 Jul 1932, Death: 11 Feb 1951.

Life Information

Willie E Ward

Born:
Died:

Richmond National Cemetery

1701 Williamsburg Rd
Richmond, Henrico, Virginia
United States

Notes

Department of Veterans Affairs
Cemetery: RICHMOND NATIONAL CEMETERY
Plot: SECTION 2B SITE 5802
Website: http://www.cem.va.gov/CEM/cems/nchp/richmond.asp
Address: 1701 WILLIAMSBURG ROAD RICHMOND, VA 23231
Phone: (804) 795-2031
VA ID: 1550253

Military Service

PRIVATE
US ARMY

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PVT - US ARMY

Rank

PRIVATE

Branch

US ARMY

Plot

SECTION 2B SITE 5802

Life timeline of Willie E Ward

1932
Willie E Ward was born on 10 Jul 1932
Willie E Ward was 13 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.
Willie E Ward died on 11 Feb 1951 at the age of 18

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