Dale Napoleon Counter (1908 - 1985)

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Dale Napoleon Counter
1908 - 1985
January 10, 1908
September 11, 1985
Last Known Residence
Los Alamitos, Orange County, California 90720
Dale Napoleon Counter was born on January 10, 1908. He died on September 11, 1985 at age 77. We know that Dale Napoleon Counter had been residing in Los Alamitos, Orange County, California 90720.
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Dale Napoleon Counter
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Los Alamitos, Orange County, California 90720
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Riverside National Cemetery Section F Site 600 22495 Van Buren Boulevard, in Riverside, California 92518
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Branch of service: Us Army, Us Army
Rank attained: PVT, PVT
Wars/Conflicts: World War Ii

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Dale Napoleon Counter passed away on September 11, 1985 at 77 years of age. He was buried in Riverside National Cemetery Section F Site 600, Riverside, California. He was born on January 10, 1908. We have no information about Dale's surviving family. We know that Dale Napoleon Counter had been residing in Los Alamitos, Orange County, California 90720.

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In 1908, in the year that Dale Napoleon Counter was born, a 7.1 earthquake and the resulting tsunami killed 70,000 to 100,000 people in southern Italy and Sicily. The earthquake, lasting 30 to 40 seconds, occurred in the Strait of Messina which was between the region of Calabria (at the "toe" of Italy) and the island of Sicily and destruction from it occurred in a 186 mile radius. It was the most destructive earthquake ever to hit Europe.

In 1941, by the time he was 33 years old, in his State of the Union address on January 6th, President Roosevelt detailed the "four freedoms" that everyone in the world should have: Freedom of speech, Freedom of worship, Freedom from want, and Freedom from fear. In the same speech, he outlined the benefits of democracy which he said were economic opportunity, employment, social security, and the promise of "adequate health care".

In 1950, at the age of 42 years old, Dale was alive when on June 25th, the Korean War began when North Korean Communist forces crossed the 38th parallel. The Soviet Union and China backed North Korea and the U.N., primarily the United States backed South Korea.

In 1978, when he was 70 years old, on July 25th, Louise Brown, the first "test-tube baby", was born at Oldham Hospital in London. Louise was conceived through IVF (in vitro fertilization), a controversial and experimental procedure at the time.

In 1985, in the year of Dale Napoleon Counter's passing, on March 15th, the first internet domain name was registered - Symbolics.com. Symbolics, Inc., a spinoff of the MIT AI Lab, was a computer manufacturer headquartered in Massachusetts. The company no longer exists and the domain name was sold 25 years later.

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