Sgt Stanley Fowler Clogston

27 Jan 1943 - 25 May 1980

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Sgt Stanley Fowler Clogston

27 Jan 1943 - 25 May 1980
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Grave site information of Sgt Stanley Fowler Clogston (27 Jan 1943 - 25 May 1980) at Houston National Cemetery in Houston, Harris, Texas, United States from BillionGraves

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Sgt Stanley Fowler Clogston

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Houston National Cemetery

10410 Veterans Memorial Drive
Houston, Harris, Texas
United States

Headstone Description

Sgt US Marine Corps
Vietnam
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DeeDee

June 7, 2012
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Joseph Pergler

May 26, 2012

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Life timeline of Sgt Stanley Fowler Clogston

1943
Sgt Stanley Fowler Clogston was born on 27 Jan 1943
Sgt Stanley Fowler Clogston was 10 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.
Sgt Stanley Fowler Clogston was 21 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.
Sgt Stanley Fowler Clogston was 30 years old when Vietnam War: The last United States combat soldiers leave South Vietnam. The Vietnam War, also known as the Second Indochina War, and in Vietnam as the Resistance War Against America or simply the American War, was a conflict that occurred in Vietnam, Laos, and Cambodia from 1 November 1955 to the fall of Saigon on 30 April 1975. It was the second of the Indochina Wars and was officially fought between North Vietnam and the government of South Vietnam. The North Vietnamese army was supported by the Soviet Union, China, and other communist allies; the South Vietnamese army was supported by the United States, South Korea, Australia, Thailand and other anti-communist allies. The war is considered a Cold War-era proxy war by some US perspectives. The majority of Americans believe the war was unjustified. The war would last roughly 19 years and would also form the Laotian Civil War as well as the Cambodian Civil War, which also saw all three countries become communist states in 1975.
Sgt Stanley Fowler Clogston died on 25 May 1980 at the age of 37
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