Carrie A Peters (1903 - 1960)

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Baltimore National Cemetery
Section M Site 3011,
5501 Frederick Avenue, Baltimore, Md

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Branch of service: Us Marine Corps
Rank attained: CPL
Wars/Conflicts: World War Ii

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Susana Peters Family

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Bess Peters 1951

Bess Peters 1951

Joseph E. Peters

Joseph E. Peters

Betty Ann Grove, George M

Betty Ann Grove, George M

Squire Eugene Mermoud

Squire Eugene Mermoud

Ernest Peters Home

Ernest Peters Home

Tamara L Peters

Tamara L Peters

William & Mary (Cosner) Peters

William & Mary (Cosner) Peters

Violet Eveline Hurley

Violet Eveline Hurley

Zamphra E. (Peters) Opoku

Zamphra E. (Peters) Opoku

Zamphra E. (Peters) Opoku

Zamphra E. (Peters) Opoku

Zamphra E. (Peters) Opoku

Zamphra E. (Peters) Opoku

Zamphra E. (Peters) Opoku

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Zamphra E. (Peters) Opoku Susana Peters Family Bess Peters 1951 Joseph E. Peters

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1903 - In the year that Carrie A Peters was born, the silent film, The Great Train Robbery opened. Although it was filmed in Milltown, New Jersey, it was a Western. Twelve minutes long, the film used a lot of innovative techniques - some scenes were hand colored and composite editing, on-location shooting, and frequent camera movement were used. Its budget was $150 (about $4000 currently) and was the most popular film until 1915 when Birth of a Nation was released.

1929 - When she was 26 years old, the St. Valentine's Day Massacre happened on February 14th. In Chicago, seven men from the North Side Irish gang were gunned down by Al Capone's South Side Italian gang at the garage at 2122 North Clark Street. Al Capone was making a successful move to take over Chicago's organized crime. But the St. Valentine's Day massacre also resulted in a public outcry against all gangsters.

1946 - At the age of 43 years old, Carrie was alive when pediatrician Dr. Benjamin Spock's book "The Common Sense Book of Baby and Child Care" was published. It sold half a million copies in the first six months. Aside from the Bible, it became the best selling book of the 20th century. A generation of Baby Boomers were raised by the advice of Dr. Spock.

1947 - She was 44 years old when in June, the Marshall Plan was proposed to help European nations recover economically from World War II. It passed the conservative Republican Congress in March of 1948. After World War I, the economic devastation of Germany caused by burdensome reparations payments led to the rise of Hitler. The Allies didn't want this to happen again and the Marshall Plan was devised to make sure that those conditions didn't arise again.

1960 - In the year of Carrie A Peters's passing, on May 1st, an American CIA U-2 spy plane, piloted by Francis Gary Powers, was shot down by a surface-to-air missile over the Soviet Union. Powers ejected and survived but was captured. The U.S. claimed that the U-2 was a "weather plane" but Powers was convicted in the Soviet Union of espionage. He was released in 1962 after 1 year, 9 months and 10 days in prison.

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Carrie A Peters died on March 29, 1960 at 56 years old. There is no listed cause of death for Carrie. She was buried in Baltimore National Cemetery Section M Site 3011, Baltimore, Md. She was born on May 10, 1903. We have no information about Carrie's surviving family.

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