Dalton J. Armstrong

27 Jul 1944 - 2 Jun 2009

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Dalton J. Armstrong

27 Jul 1944 - 2 Jun 2009
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Grave site information of Dalton J. Armstrong (27 Jul 1944 - 2 Jun 2009) at Utah Veterans Cemetery & Memorial Park in Bluffdale, Salt Lake, Utah, United States from BillionGraves

Life Information

Dalton J. Armstrong

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Died:

Utah Veterans Cemetery & Memorial Park

17111 South Camp Williams Road
Bluffdale, Salt Lake, Utah
United States

Epitaph

Loving Father and Grandfather

Headstone Description

US Marine Corps

Military Service

US MARINE CORPS
Transcriber

DdraigGoch

September 11, 2011
Transcriber

Spacini

August 11, 2012
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huntingsage

September 10, 2011

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Transcription

US MARINE CORPS, A 3296

Branch

US MARINE CORPS

Plot

A 3296

Life timeline of Dalton J. Armstrong

1944
Dalton J. Armstrong was born on 27 Jul 1944
Dalton J. Armstrong was 9 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.
Dalton J. Armstrong was 21 years old when Thirty-five hundred United States Marines are the first American land combat forces committed during the Vietnam War. The United States Marine Corps (USMC), also referred to as the United States Marines, is a branch of the United States Armed Forces responsible for conducting amphibious operations with the United States Navy. The U.S. Marine Corps is one of the four armed service branches in the U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) and one of the seven uniformed services of the United States.
Dalton J. Armstrong was 34 years old when Jim Jones led more than 900 members of the Peoples Temple to mass murder/suicide in Jonestown, Guyana, hours after some of its members assassinated U.S. Congressman Leo Ryan (pictured). James Warren Jones was an American religious cult leader who initiated and was responsible for a mass suicide and mass murder in Jonestown, Guyana. He considered Jesus Christ as being in compliance with an overarching belief in socialism as the correct social order. Jones was ordained as a Disciples of Christ pastor, and he achieved notoriety as the founder and leader of the Peoples Temple cult.
Dalton J. Armstrong was 42 years old when Space Shuttle program: STS-51-L mission: Space Shuttle Challenger disintegrates after liftoff, killing all seven astronauts on board. The Space Shuttle program was the fourth human spaceflight program carried out by the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), which accomplished routine transportation for Earth-to-orbit crew and cargo from 1981 to 2011. Its official name, Space Transportation System (STS), was taken from a 1969 plan for a system of reusable spacecraft of which it was the only item funded for development.
Dalton J. Armstrong was 46 years old when Nelson Mandela is released from Victor Verster Prison outside Cape Town, South Africa after 27 years as a political prisoner. Nelson Rolihlahla Mandela was a South African anti-apartheid revolutionary, political leader, and philanthropist who served as President of South Africa from 1994 to 1999. He was the country's first black head of state and the first elected in a fully representative democratic election. His government focused on dismantling the legacy of apartheid by tackling institutionalised racism and fostering racial reconciliation. Ideologically an African nationalist and socialist, he served as President of the African National Congress (ANC) party from 1991 to 1997.
Dalton J. Armstrong died on 2 Jun 2009 at the age of 64
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