William Paul Henry Metcalfe

Died: 31 Oct 1962

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William Paul Henry Metcalfe

Died: 31 Oct 1962
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Grave site information of William Paul Henry Metcalfe (Died: 31 Oct 1962) at Norsewood Cemetery in Norsewood, Manawatu-Wanganui, New Zealand from BillionGraves

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William Paul Henry Metcalfe

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Norsewood Cemetery

22 Odin Street
Norsewood, , Manawatu-Wanganui
New Zealand
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Marijke Bullians

November 14, 2016
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Marijke Bullians

November 14, 2016

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Life timeline of William Paul Henry Metcalfe

1926
William Paul Henry Metcalfe was born in 1926
William Paul Henry Metcalfe was 13 years old when Adolf Hitler signs an order to begin the systematic euthanasia of mentally ill and disabled people. Adolf Hitler was a German politician, demagogue, and Pan-German revolutionary, who was the leader of the Nazi Party, Chancellor of Germany from 1933 to 1945 and Führer ("Leader") of Nazi Germany from 1934 to 1945. As dictator, Hitler initiated World War II in Europe with the invasion of Poland in September 1939, and was central to the Holocaust.
William Paul Henry Metcalfe was 19 years old when World War II: German forces in the west agree to an unconditional surrender. The German Instrument of Surrender ended World War II in Europe. The definitive text was signed in Karlshorst, Berlin, on the night of 8 May 1945 by representatives of the three armed services of the Oberkommando der Wehrmacht (OKW) and the Allied Expeditionary Force together with the Supreme High Command of the Red Army, with further French and US representatives signing as witnesses. The signing took place 9 May 1945 at 00:16 local time.
William Paul Henry Metcalfe was 27 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 Paul Henry Metcalfe died on 31 Oct 1962 at the age of 36
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