The Shemwell Family

Donnie Lee DossAge: 70 years19231993

Name
Donnie Lee Doss
Given names
Donnie Lee
Surname
Doss
Married name
Donnie Lee Shemwell
Birth February 26, 1923
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 6 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
MarriageLeonard Donald ShemwellView this family
about 1941 (Age 17 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 18 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
Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 26 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 22 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 April 15, 1993 (Age 70 years)
Burial
Cemetery: Fairmount Cemetery
Last change January 13, 201810:43:11

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with Leonard Donald Shemwell - View this family
husband
Leonard Donald Shemwell
Birth: September 8, 1921 30 24Kentucky, United States
Death: September 16, 1997Kentucky, United States
herself
Donnie Lee Doss
Birth: February 26, 1923Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States
Death: April 15, 1993Central City, Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States
Marriage: about 1941Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States

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