The Shemwell Family

Leland Homer ShamelAge: 91 years19242016

Name
Leland Homer Shamel
Given names
Leland Homer
Surname
Shamel
Birth May 24, 1924 35 32
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 5 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 paternal grandfatherJames Albert Shamel
December 29, 1934 (Age 10 years)
Cause: Angina Pericarditis
Death of a paternal grandmotherEmma McLaughlin
1942 (Age 17 years)

Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 17 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 25 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 fatherWilliam Homer Shamel
October 29, 1962 (Age 38 years)
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 21 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 of a motherGrace Cook
March 26, 1990 (Age 65 years)
Death of a brotherLoren Thomas Shamel
January 6, 1993 (Age 68 years)
Address: Near Lebanon
Livng 1993 (Age 68 years)
Death March 1, 2016 (Age 91 years)
Burial
Cemetery: Competition Cemetery
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Loren Thomas Shamel
Birth: July 24, 1918 29 26Competition, Laclede, Missouri, United States
Death: January 6, 1993Lebanon, Laclede, Missouri, United States
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Leland Homer Shamel
Birth: May 24, 1924 35 32Competition, Laclede, Missouri, United States
Death: March 1, 2016Lebanon, Laclede, Missouri, United States
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Leland Homer Shamel
Birth: May 24, 1924 35 32Competition, Laclede, Missouri, United States
Death: March 1, 2016Lebanon, Laclede, Missouri, United States
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Parents Russell D Shamel + Hazel Mae Waterworth
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