Fred W Higgins

10 Dec 1940 - 21 Apr 1980

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Fred W Higgins

10 Dec 1940 - 21 Apr 1980
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Grave site information of Fred W Higgins (10 Dec 1940 - 21 Apr 1980) at Riverside National Cemetery Quadrant I in Riverside, Riverside, California, United States from BillionGraves
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Fred W Higgins

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Riverside National Cemetery Quadrant I

22495 Van Buren Blvd.
Riverside, Riverside, California
United States

Military Service

ELECTRONICS TECHNICIAN (COMMUNICATIONS) SEAMAN
US NAVY
VIETNAM WAR

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Rank

ELECTRONICS TECHNICIAN (COMMUNICATIONS) SEAMAN

Branch

US NAVY

Conflicts

VIETNAM WAR

Life timeline of Fred W Higgins

1940
Fred W Higgins was born on 10 Dec 1940
Fred W Higgins was 12 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.
Fred W Higgins was 24 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.
Fred W Higgins was 32 years old when Munich massacre: Nine Israeli athletes die (along with a German policeman) at the hands of the Palestinian "Black September" terrorist group after being taken hostage at the Munich Olympic Games. Two other Israeli athletes were slain in the initial attack the previous day. The Munich massacre was an attack during the 1972 Summer Olympics in Munich, West Germany, in which the Palestinian terrorist group Black September took eleven Israeli Olympic team members hostage and killed them along with a West German police officer.
Fred W Higgins died on 21 Apr 1980 at the age of 39
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