The Shemwell Family

Dan Walter AustellAge: 96 years19142010

Name
Dan Walter Austell
Given names
Dan Walter
Surname
Austell
Birth March 8, 1914
Historical Event
Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 21 months)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic - http://goo.gl/ZBEQA1
Historical Event
World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 2 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed- http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/World_War_I
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Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 3 years)

Note: Spanish Influenza killed over 500,000 people in the United States, and somewhere between 20 and 40 million in what has been cited as the most devastating epidemic in history - http://virus.stanford.edu/uda/
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 15 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Great_Depression
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World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 27 years)

Note: The United States enters World War II after the attack at Pearl Harbor, a global war that involved the vast majority of the world's nations and including all of the great powers - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/World_War_II
Birth of a son
#1Frank Sparger Austell
October 23, 1951 (Age 37 years)
Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 35 years)
Note: The Korean War was a war between the Republic of Korea (South Korea), supported by the United Nations, and the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (North Korea), at one time supported by the People's Republic of China and the Soviet Union - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Korean_War
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 31 years)
Note: The Vietnam War was a long, costly armed conflict that pitted the communist regime of North Vietnam and its southern allies, known as the Viet Cong, against South Vietnam and its principal ally, the United States. The divisive war, increasingly unpopular at home, ended with the withdrawal of U.S. forces in 1973 and the unification of Vietnam under Communist control two years later. More than 3 million people, including 58,000 Americans, were killed in the conflict. - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Vietnam_War
Death of a sonFrank Sparger Austell
September 15, 1993 (Age 79 years)
Death October 11, 2010 (Age 96 years)
Last change December 30, 201613:06:55

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with Margaret Edna “Margie” Sparger - View this family
himself
Dan Walter Austell
Birth: March 8, 1914Spartanburg, Spartanburg, South Carolina, United States
Death: October 11, 2010Winston-Salem, Forsyth, North Carolina, United States
wife
Margaret Edna “Margie” Sparger
Birth: January 6, 1914 32 23Lexington, Davidson, North Carolina, United States
Death: May 23, 2015Winston-Salem, Forsyth, North Carolina, United States
son
Private
son
Frank Sparger Austell
Birth: October 23, 1951 37 37Davidson, North Carolina, United States
Death: September 15, 1993Chesterfield, Virginia, United States

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