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Chester Lee KnightAge: 83 years19232007

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Chester Lee Knight
Given names
Chester Lee
Surname
Knight
Birth November 6, 1923
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
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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
Birth of a son
#1Gregory Scott Knight
November 23, 1952 (Age 29 years)
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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
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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 of a sonGregory Scott Knight
May 26, 1995 (Age 71 years)
Death February 20, 2007 (Age 83 years)
Burial
Cemetery: Old Salem Cemetery
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Chester Lee Knight
Birth: November 6, 1923Kentucky, United States
Death: February 20, 2007Hopkins, Kentucky, United States
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Birth: November 6, 1923Kentucky, United States
Death: February 20, 2007Hopkins, Kentucky, United States
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Birth: November 23, 1952 29Hopkins, Kentucky, United States
Death: May 26, 1995Hopkins, Kentucky, United States
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