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Albert D ParksAge: 54 years18971951

Albert D Parks
Given names
Albert D
Birth April 21, 1897
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Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 11 months)
Note: The Spanish-American War was a conflict in 1898 between Spain and the United States, the result of American intervention in the Cuban War of Independence -
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Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 18 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic -
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World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 19 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed-
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Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 20 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 -
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The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 32 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century -
MarriageAgatha Beatrice WeaksView this family
June 5, 1931 (Age 34 years)
Census April 22, 1940 (Age 43 years)
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World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 44 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 -
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Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 52 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 -
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Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 48 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 August 5, 1951 (Age 54 years)
Cemetery: Sikeston City Cemetery
Last change April 15, 201814:05:07

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with Agatha Beatrice Weaks - View this family
Albert D Parks
Birth: April 21, 1897Missouri, United States
Death: August 5, 1951St. Louis, Missouri, United States
Agatha Beatrice Weaks
Birth: May 20, 1910 26 24Canalou, New Madrid, Missouri, United States
Death: December 4, 2000Farmington, Saint Francois, Missouri, United States
Marriage: June 5, 1931Benton, Scott, Missouri, United States

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Census1940 United States - Census transcript - Albert D Parks - Household

West, New Madrid, Missouri

Parks, Albert DheadMW43MMORMississippiMOFarmerOwn farm
Parks, Agatha WXwifeFW28MMORMississippiMOGrade TeacherPublic School