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Earl Billingsley Jr.Age: 77 years19222000

Name
Earl Billingsley Jr.
Given names
Earl
Surname
Billingsley
Name suffix
Jr.
Birth November 30, 1922 29 17
Historical Event
The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 6 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
Census April 7, 1930 (Age 7 years)
Census April 17, 1940 (Age 17 years)
Historical Event
World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 19 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
Death of a paternal grandfatherGeorge Franklin Billingsley
March 27, 1950 (Age 27 years)
Historical Event
Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 27 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 fatherMajor Earl Billingsley
June 1, 1961 (Age 38 years)
Historical Event
Vietnam War
between 1946 and 1975 (Age 23 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 motherOla Nettie Bowen
January 18, 1995 (Age 72 years)
Death January 4, 2000 (Age 77 years)
Burial
Cemetery: Dogwood Trail Memorial Gardens
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father
Major Earl Billingsley
Birth: October 14, 1893 21 18Tecumseh, Cherokee, Alabama, United States
Death: June 1, 1961Los Angeles, California, United States
mother
Ola Nettie Bowen
Birth: January 22, 1905Benton, Arkansas, United States
Death: January 18, 1995Anniston, Calhoun, Alabama, United States
himself
Earl Billingsley Jr.
Birth: November 30, 1922 29 17Little Rock, Pulaski, Arkansas, United States
Death: January 4, 2000Anniston, Calhoun, Alabama, United States
brother
Private

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