The Shemwell Family

Joseph SalviaAge: 81 years19141995

Joseph Salvia
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Birth May 26, 1914
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Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 19 months)

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 2 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 3 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 15 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century -
Birth of a son
#1Philip Floyd Salvia
January 22, 1937 (Age 22 years)
Census April 10, 1940 (Age 25 years)
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World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 27 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 -
Census April 6, 1950 (Age 35 years)
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Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 35 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 31 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 November 3, 1995 (Age 81 years)
Last change July 14, 202213:50:57

by: Barry Shemwell
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Joseph Salvia
Birth: May 26, 1914Johnstown, Cambria, Pennsylvania, United States
Death: November 3, 1995Santa Cruz, California, United States
Stella Blanche Holland
Birth: February 22, 1917 41 31Missouri, United States
Death: May 27, 2009California, United States
Philip Floyd Salvia
Birth: January 22, 1937 22 19Pennsylvania, United States
Death: December 25, 1997Santa Cruz, California, United States

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