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Elsie M Rhodes (1910 - 1979)

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Elsie M Rhodes
1910 - 1979
Born
October 4, 1910
Death
March 15, 1979
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Portland, Multnomah County, Oregon 97202
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Elsie M Rhodes was born on October 4, 1910. She died on March 15, 1979 at 68 years of age. We know that Elsie M Rhodes had been residing in Portland, Multnomah County, Oregon 97202.
Updated: June 22, 2016
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Branch of service: Us Army Rank attained: SGT Wars/Conflicts: World War Ii
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Elsie M Rhodes passed away on March 15, 1979 at 68 years old. she was buried in Willamette National Cemetery Section A Site 3825, Portland, Oregon. She was born on October 4, 1910. We are unaware of information about Elsie's family.
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In 1910, in the year that Elsie M Rhodes was born, the Mexican revolution began. Dictator Porfirio Díaz had ruled for 35 years and was nationally unpopular. When elections were held in 1910 and a rigged election kept Diaz in office. The uprising began - and lasted for another 10 years.

In 1927, Elsie was 17 years old when 10 years after the United States bought the U.S. Virgin Islands from the Danish government, the inhabitants were granted U.S. citizenship. While they can vote in congressional elections and presidential primaries, they cannot vote for President.

In 1951, Elsie was 41 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.

In 1967, by the time she was 57 years old, between June 5th and 10th, Israeli and Egypt, Jordan, and Syria fought what came to be called the "Six-Day War". The hostilities began when Israel launched "preemptive" strikes against Egypt, destroying nearly its entire air force. It ended with Israel occupying the Sinai Peninsula, Golan Heights, Gaza Strip and West Bank.

In 1979, in the year of Elsie M Rhodes's passing, on March 28th, a partial nuclear meltdown occurred at the power plant at Three Mile Island Pennsylvania. Radiation leaked into the environment, resulting in a rating of 5 on a scale of 7 ("Accident With Wider Consequences") . It ended up costing $1 billion to clean up the site.

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