Edward Richard Ormsby (1932 - 2009)

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Gerald B.h. Solomon Saratoga National Cemetery
Section 21 Site 436,
200 Duell Road, Schuylerville, Ny

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Cohoes, Albany County, New York

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

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Richard

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1932 - In the year that Edward Richard Ormsby was born, on February 27th, actress Elizabeth Taylor was born in London. Her parents were Americans living in London and when she was 7, the family moved to Los Angeles. Her first small part in a movie was in There's One Born Every Minute in 1942 but her first starring role was in National Velvet in 1944. She became as famous for her 8 marriages (to 7 people) as she was for her beauty and films.

1939 - He was merely 7 years old when on the 1st of September, Nazi Germany invaded Poland. On September 17th, the Soviet Union invaded Poland as well. Poland expected help from France and the United Kingdom, since they had a pact with both. But no help came. By October 6th, the Soviet Union and Nazi Germany held full control of the previously Polish lands. Eventually, the invasion of Poland lead to World War II.

1951 - Edward was 19 years old when on April 5th, Julius and Ethel Rosenberg (husband and wife) were sentenced to death for treason. They were executed on June 19th. American citizens, they were convicted of spying for the Soviet Union. Their two young sons were adopted by a high school teacher and his wife.

1985 - At the age of 53 years old, Edward was alive when in May, a paper published in Nature by three British scientists reported that a huge hole was discovered in the ozone layer over the Antarctic. It was much larger than expected and is due to the use of manmade chemicals.

1990 - By the time he was 58 years old, on April 24th, the Hubble telescope was launched into space after long delays due to the Challenger explosion. An optical flaw was found within weeks of launch but was fixed within three years. The discoveries made possible by the Hubble have contributed to scientists' understanding of the universe.

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Edward Richard Ormsby died on December 28, 2009 at 77 years old. No cause of death has been listed for Edward. He was buried in Gerald B.h. Solomon Saratoga National Cemetery Section 21 Site 436, Schuylerville, Ny. He was born on December 10, 1932. We have no information about Edward's surviving family. We know that Edward Richard Ormsby had been residing in Cohoes, Albany County, New York.

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