The Shemwell Family

Charles E FrancisAge: 81 years19222004

Charles E Francis
Given names
Charles E
Birth February 28, 1922

MarriageBrooxie Nell SholarView this family

Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 7 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century -
Birth of a son
#1Norman Earl Francis
April 2, 1940 (Age 18 years)

Birth of a daughter
#2Rebecca R Francis
January 15, 1944 (Age 21 years)

Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 19 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 -
Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 27 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 -
Death of a sonNorman Earl Francis
January 9, 1972 (Age 49 years)

Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 23 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. -
Death of a wifeBrooxie Nell Sholar
January 18, 2004 (Age 81 years)
Death February 20, 2004 (Age 81 years)
Cemetery - also add to Place of burial: Locust Hill Cemetery
Last change August 20, 201713:33:23

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with Brooxie Nell Sholar - View this family
4 years
Rebecca R Francis
Birth: January 15, 1944 21 21
Death: March 27, 2014Evansville, Vanderburgh, Indiana, United States

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