Darrell Messick (1943 - 1966)

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Darrell Messick
1943 - 1966
updated February 06, 2019
Darrell Messick was born on March 30, 1943. He died in September 1966 at 23 years of age.


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Darrell Messick died in September 1966 at 23 years old. He was born on March 30, 1943. We have no information about Darrell's immediate family.
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In 1943, in the year that Darrell Messick was born, on June 20th through June 22nd, the Detroit Race Riot erupted at Belle Isle Park. The rioting spread throughout the city (made worse by false rumors of attacks on blacks and whites) and resulted in the deployment of 6,000 Federal troops. 34 people were killed, (25 of them black) - mostly by white police or National Guardsmen, 433 were wounded (75 percent of them black) and an estimated $2 million of property was destroyed. The same summer, there were riots in Beaumont, Texas and Harlem, New York.

In 1950, at the age of merely 7 years old, Darrell 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 1958, by the time he was merely 15 years old, on March 24th, Elvis Presley was inducted into the United States Army. Although he could have served in Special Services as an entertainer, he chose to become a regular soldier. Almost everyone thought it would be the end of his career - it wasn't.

In 1966, in the year of Darrell Messick's passing, on July 1st, Medicare became available after President Johnson signed into law the Medicare Act in 1965. President Truman had received the first Medicare card since he had been the first to propose national healthcare law. insurance.

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Pauline Messick
Jun 25, 1910 - December 1979
South Gate, California
Beulah Messick
Nov 4, 1897 - January 1986
Beaver Dam, Wisconsin
Florence Messick
Jun 17, 1899 - March 1977
Janesville, Wisconsin
Mary F Messick
Aug 21, 1920 - Jun 2, 1996
Clarice M Messick
May 12, 1923 - May 6, 1993
Louisville, KY
Gordon Messick
Oct 14, 1923 - July 1973
Elsie M Messick
Oct 22, 1901 - Feb 19, 1988
Louisville, KY
Frank A Messick
Jun 28, 1916 - Dec 15, 1999
Charlotte, NC
Lola H Messick
Mar 24, 1919 - Aug 27, 2008
Charlotte, NC
Sally M Messick
May 8, 1920 - August 1989
Dundalk, MD
Frances R Messick
May 20, 1914 - Mar 20, 2010
Munfordville, KY
Charlotte M Messick
Oct 22, 1921 - May 5, 2002
Hollywood, FL
Sally Messick
Aug 13, 1903 - January 1973
Somerset, Kentucky
Frank Messick
Jan 25, 1876 - May 1965
North Carolina
Roy C Messick
Jul 11, 1921 - Feb 26, 2002
Hollywood, FL
Hallie Messick
May 6, 1910 - October 1957
Ruth I Messick
Nov 24, 1913 - Aug 2, 2003
Madisonville, KY

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