Richard M Apodaca

1 May 1932 - 27 Feb 1980

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Richard M Apodaca

1 May 1932 - 27 Feb 1980
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Grave site information of Richard M Apodaca (1 May 1932 - 27 Feb 1980) at Fort Logan National Cemetery in Denver, Denver, Colorado, United States from BillionGraves

Life Information

Richard M Apodaca

Born:
Died:

Fort Logan National Cemetery

4400 West Kenyon Avenue
Denver, Denver, Colorado
United States

Military Service

AIRMAN 2ND CLASS
US AIR FORCE
KOREAN WAR
Transcriber

ljpatockhewitt

December 25, 2013
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Dtaylor

October 20, 2013

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A2C US Air Force Korea

Rank

AIRMAN 2ND CLASS

Branch

US AIR FORCE

Conflicts

KOREAN WAR

Life timeline of Richard M Apodaca

1932
Richard M Apodaca was born on 1 May 1932
Richard M Apodaca was 13 years old when World War II: Combat ends in the Pacific Theater: The Japanese Instrument of Surrender is signed by Japanese Foreign Minister Mamoru Shigemitsu and accepted aboard the battleship USS Missouri in Tokyo Bay. The Pacific War, sometimes called the Asia-Pacific War, was the theater of World War II that was fought in the Pacific and Asia. It was fought over a vast area that included the Pacific Ocean and islands, the South West Pacific, South-East Asia, and in China.
Richard M Apodaca was 21 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.
Richard M Apodaca was 32 years old when John F. Kennedy was assassinated by Lee Harvey Oswald in Dallas, Texas; hours later, Lyndon B. Johnson was sworn in aboard Air Force One as the 36th President of the United States. John Fitzgerald Kennedy, commonly referred to by his initials JFK, was an American politician who served as the 35th President of the United States from January 1961 until his assassination in November 1963. He served at the height of the Cold War, and the majority of his presidency dealt with managing relations with the Soviet Union. As a member of the Democratic Party, Kennedy represented the state of Massachusetts in the United States House of Representatives and the U.S. Senate prior to becoming president.
Richard M Apodaca was 47 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.
Richard M Apodaca died on 27 Feb 1980 at the age of 47
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