Constance Virginia Dalton (1924 - 2006)

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Willamette National Cemetery
Section AA Site 917,
11800 Se Mt. Scott Boulevard, Portland, Or

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Hillsboro, Washington County, Oregon

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Branch of service: Us Army
Rank attained: CPL
Wars/Conflicts: Korea

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Virginia

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Gary Dalton

Gary Dalton

Amber and Amy Brady

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Sain family

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Hedley James Dalton

Hedley James Dalton

Hedley James Dalton family

Hedley James Dalton family

Hedley James Dalton

Hedley James Dalton

Dominick and Edna Dalton

Dominick and Edna Dalton

Norma (Townsend) & Harvey Dalton

Norma (Townsend) & Harvey Dalton

Dalton Family

Dalton Family

Harold Dalton

Harold Dalton

Harold Dalton with his grandmother Mary Katherine Ruppel Schwarztkopf

Harold Dalton with his grandmother Mary Katherine Ruppel Schwarztkopf

Mollie Kildow 1956

Mollie Kildow 1956

Alexander Schwartzkopf

Alexander Schwartzkopf

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Kyle & Eliza Jane Dalton, Virginia Gary Dalton Amber and Amy Brady Sain family

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1924 - In the year that Constance Virginia Dalton was born, on January 21st, Vladimir Lenin, a leader of the Russian Revolution and the first leader of the Soviet Union died. He had survived two assassination attempts but had subsequent physical problems, suffering 3 strokes. He was in such great pain, it is said that he asked Stalin to poison him. The circumstances of his death are still disputed. He did oppose Stalin as the next leader - nonetheless, Stalin won a power struggle and ruled as a Soviet dictator until his death in 1953.

1929 - At the age of just 5 years old, Constance was alive when on October 29th (Black Tuesday), the stock market crashed in the United States. Billions of dollars were lost and some investors committed suicide as a result, having lost their fortunes. This ushered in the 12 year, worldwide Great Depression.

1946 - She was 22 years old 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 - Constance was 23 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.

1957 - At the age of 33 years old, Constance was alive when on September 24th, the "Little Rock Nine" (nine African-American students) entered Little Rock High School. Arkansas Gov. Orval Faubus had previously prevented the students from entering the school at the beginning of the term with the Arkansas National Guard - they blocked the door. President Eisenhower ordered federal troops - the 101st Airborne Division of the United States Army - to guard the students and allow them entry.

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Constance Virginia Dalton died on January 9, 2006 at 81 years of age. There is no listed cause of death for Constance. She was buried in Willamette National Cemetery Section AA Site 917, Portland, Or. She was born on January 23, 1924. We have no information about Constance's immediate family. We know that Constance Virginia Dalton had been residing in Hillsboro, Washington County, Oregon.

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