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George Franklin “Frank” Olive1904

Name
George Franklin “Frank” Olive
Given names
George Franklin
Surname
Olive
Nickname
Frank
Birth November 21, 1904 20 21
Birth of a brotherHenry Olive
1908 (Age 3 years)

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Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 11 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic - http://goo.gl/ZBEQA1
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World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 12 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 13 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/
Census January 28, 1920 (Age 15 years)
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The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 24 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
Death of a maternal grandfatherWilliam Clauson Lancaster
February 1, 1936 (Age 31 years)
Cause: Asthma
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World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 37 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
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Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 45 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
Death of a fatherSmith Robert Olive
June 14, 1955 (Age 50 years)
Death of a motherThedus Sarah Lancaster
March 11, 1960 (Age 55 years)
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Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 41 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
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Smith Robert Olive
Birth: July 19, 1884Florence, Lauderdale, Alabama, United States
Death: June 14, 1955Paris, Henry, Tennessee, United States
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Thedus Sarah Lancaster
Birth: January 28, 1883 36 20Stewart, Tennessee, United States
Death: March 11, 1960Dover, Stewart, Tennessee, United States
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