William Motie Bickley Jr

7 Sep 1924 - 24 Jun 1976

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William Motie Bickley Jr

7 Sep 1924 - 24 Jun 1976
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Grave site information of William Motie Bickley Jr (7 Sep 1924 - 24 Jun 1976) at Andalusia Memorial Garden in Andalusia, Covington, Alabama, United States from BillionGraves

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William Motie Bickley Jr

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Andalusia Memorial Garden

Andalusia, Covington, Alabama
United States

Military Service

TECHNICAL 5
US ARMY
WORLD WAR II
Transcriber

DIANE GIPSON

June 25, 2014
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AllisonBarnes

June 2, 2014

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tec5 usa wwii

Rank

TECHNICAL 5

Branch

US ARMY

Conflicts

WORLD WAR II

Life timeline of William Motie Bickley Jr

1924
William Motie Bickley Jr was born on 7 Sep 1924
William Motie Bickley Jr was 6 years old when Great Depression: In a State of the Union message, U.S. President Herbert Hoover proposes a $150 million (equivalent to $2,197,000,000 in 2017) public works program to help generate jobs and stimulate the economy. The Great Depression was a severe worldwide economic depression that took place mostly during the 1930s, beginning in the United States. The timing of the Great Depression varied across nations; in most countries it started in 1929 and lasted until the late-1930s. It was the longest, deepest, and most widespread depression of the 20th century. In the 21st century, the Great Depression is commonly used as an example of how far the world's economy can decline.
William Motie Bickley Jr was 17 years old when World War II: Nazi Germany invades the Soviet Union in Operation Barbarossa. Nazi Germany is the common English name for Germany between 1933 and 1945, when Adolf Hitler and his Nazi Party (NSDAP) controlled the country through a dictatorship. Under Hitler's rule, Germany was transformed into a totalitarian state that controlled nearly all aspects of life via the Gleichschaltung legal process. The official name of the state was Deutsches Reich until 1943 and Großdeutsches Reich from 1943 to 1945. Nazi Germany is also known as the Third Reich, from German Drittes Reich, meaning "Third Realm" or "Third Empire", the first two being the Holy Roman Empire and the German Empire. The Nazi regime ended after the Allied Powers defeated Germany in May 1945, ending World War II in Europe.
William Motie Bickley Jr was 29 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.
William Motie Bickley Jr was 40 years old when Martin Luther King Jr. received the Nobel Peace Prize for combating racial inequality through nonviolence. Martin Luther King Jr. was an American Baptist minister and activist who became the most visible spokesperson and leader in the civil rights movement from 1954 until his death in 1968. Born in Atlanta, King is best known for advancing civil rights through nonviolence and civil disobedience, tactics his Christian beliefs and the nonviolent activism of Mahatma Gandhi helped inspire.
William Motie Bickley Jr died on 24 Jun 1976 at the age of 51
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