Betty Joann Barta (1939 - 2010)

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Betty Joann Barta
1939 - 2010
updated February 06, 2019
Betty Joann Barta was born on December 8, 1939. She died on October 23, 2010 at 70 years of age. We know that Betty Joann Barta had been residing in Lexington, Dawson County, Nebraska 68850.

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Betty Joann Barta passed away on October 23, 2010 at age 70. She was born on December 8, 1939. There is no information about Betty's family or relationships. We know that Betty Joann Barta had been residing in Lexington, Dawson County, Nebraska 68850.
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1939 - 2010 World Events

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In 1939, in the year that Betty Joann Barta was born, on the 1st of September, Nazi Germany invaded Poland. On September 17th, the Soviet Union invaded Poland as well. Poland expected help from France and the United Kingdom, since they had a pact with both. But no help came. By October 6th, the Soviet Union and Nazi Germany held full control of the previously Polish lands. Eventually, the invasion of Poland lead to World War II.

In 1945, at the age of just 6 years old, Betty was alive when on June 22nd, the Battle of Okinawa ended. A joint Army and Marine campaign, supported by the Navy, the Battle of Okinawa went on for 82 days. The last Japanese resistance on Okinawa was defeated. 4,907 Navy, 4,675 Army, and 2,938 Marine Corps personnel were killed in the battle on the US side. It is estimated that 110,071 on the Japanese side were killed - the estimate includes Okinawan citizens who were pressed into service and includes children. With the win of Okinawa, the United States gained an important base of operations in the Pacific.

In 1952, by the time she was merely 13 years old, on July 2, Dr. Jonas E. Salk tested the first dead-virus polio vaccine on 43 children. The worst epidemic of polio had broken out that year - in the U.S. there were 58,000 cases reported. Of these, 3,145 people had died and 21,269 were left with mild to disabling paralysis.

In 1967, Betty was 28 years old when between June 5th and 10th, Israeli and Egypt, Jordan, and Syria fought what came to be called the "Six-Day War". The hostilities began when Israel launched "preemptive" strikes against Egypt, destroying nearly its entire air force. It ended with Israel occupying the Sinai Peninsula, Golan Heights, Gaza Strip and West Bank.

In 1985, at the age of 46 years old, Betty was alive when in May, a paper published in Nature by three British scientists reported that a huge hole was discovered in the ozone layer over the Antarctic. It was much larger than expected and is due to the use of manmade chemicals.

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Apr 21, 1962 - Aug 15, 2001
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May 23, 1893 - April 1969
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Jul 16, 1904 - Sep 25, 1988
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Lewis Barta
Apr 6, 1914 - January 1973
Omaha, Nebraska
James R Barta
Apr 10, 1910 - Dec 26, 1994
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Phyllis Louise Barta
Nov 16, 1916 - Mar 18, 2010
Helena, Montana
Gabriella Maria Barta
Feb 2, 1913 - Oct 10, 2010
Yutan, Nebraska
Ralph Barta
Feb 6, 1902 - May 1965
Henry Barta
Jun 22, 1909 - February 1978
Omaha, Nebraska
Robert L Barta
May 9, 1916 - Dec 10, 1999
Saint Paul, NE
Frances Barta
Jul 6, 1889 - Apr 5, 1988
Fremont, NE
Shirley E Barta
Mar 12, 1921 - Jul 1, 1990
George H Barta
Dec 23, 1920 - Sep 30, 2008
Omaha, Nebraska
Marian B Barta
Jul 6, 1920 - Jul 2, 1999
Denver, CO
Marie Barta
Jul 20, 1902 - Jul 11, 1997
Omaha, NE
Louise K Barta
Jul 17, 1910 - May 9, 1995
Omaha, NE
Anna Barta
May 15, 1892 - January 1979
Omaha, Nebraska
Stanley Barta
Nov 15, 1893 - Jun 16, 1988
Hastings, NE
Rose Barta
Aug 30, 1890 - April 1981
Lincoln, Nebraska
Emily A Barta
May 15, 1980 - Feb 17, 2006
Omaha, NE

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Ned Bentley
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