Dominick L Gallo (1907 - 1972)

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Branch of service: Us Army
Rank attained: PFC
Wars/Conflicts: World War Ii

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Long Island National Cemetery Section 2T Site 1206, 2040 Wellwood Avenue, in Farmingdale, New York

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East Elmhurst, Queens County, New York

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1907 - In the year that Dominick L Gallo was born, the showman Florenz Ziegfeld introduced his Ziegfeld Follies. Ziegfeld was inspired by the Folies Bergère of Paris and the show was a step up from the then current vaudeville shows. The top entertainers of the time played in the Follies but the stars were the Ziegfeld girls - beautiful chorus girls in elaborate costumes. For almost a quarter of a century, the Ziegfeld follies were the toast of Broadway.

1937 - He was 30 years old when on May 6th, the German zeppelin the Hindenburg caught fire and blew up. The Hindenburg was a passenger ship traveling to Frankfurt Germany. It tried to dock in New Jersey, one of the stops, and something went wrong - it blew up. Thirty-six people were killed out of the 97 on board - 13 passengers, 22 crewmen, and one ground worker. The reasons for the explosion are still disputed.

1961 - He was 54 years old when on May 5th, Navy Cmdr. Alan B. Shepard, Jr., made the first manned Project Mercury flight, MR-3, in a spacecraft he named Freedom 7. He was the second man to go into space, the first was Yuri Gagarin - a Soviet cosmonaut.

1971 - He was 64 years old when in March, Congress passed the Twenty-sixth Amendment to the United States Constitution, which lowered the voting age to 18 (from 21). It was a response to the criticism that men could fight at 18, but not vote for the policies and politicians who sent them to war. The states quickly ratified the Amendment and it was signed into law on July 1st by President Richard Nixon.

1972 - In the year of Dominick L Gallo's passing, on November 7th, Richard Nixon won re-election, amidst the dawning knowledge of the Watergate scandal, by 60.7% to anti-war candidate George McGovern's 37.5%.

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Dominick L Gallo died on March 9, 1972 at 64 years of age. No cause of death has been entered. He was buried in Long Island National Cemetery Section 2T Site 1206, Farmingdale, New York. He was born on December 13, 1907. We are unaware of information about Dominick's immediate family. We know that Dominick L Gallo had been residing in East Elmhurst, Queens County, New York.
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