The Shemwell Family

Charles William WilsonAge: 87 years19192007

Charles William Wilson
Given names
Charles William
Birth November 24, 1919
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 9 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century -
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World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 22 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 30 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 wifeDora Lee Locke
August 29, 1971 (Age 51 years)
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Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 26 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 June 20, 2007 (Age 87 years)
Cemetery - also add to Place of burial: Owensboro Memorial Gardens
Last change December 8, 201911:04:58

by: Barry Shemwell
Family with Dora Lee Locke - View this family
Charles William Wilson
Birth: November 24, 1919Daviess, Kentucky, United States
Death: June 20, 2007Owensboro, Daviess, Kentucky, United States
Dora Lee Locke
Birth: August 29, 1922 38 31Muhlenberg, Kentucky, United States
Death: August 29, 1971Melrose Park, Cook, Illinois, United States

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