Gerald Gleason (born 1928)

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Middlesex County, Massachusetts

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Grammar School

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Military serial#: 11154593
Enlisted: July 24, 1946 in Ft Banks Boston Massachusetts
Military branch: No Branch Assignment Private Regular Army (including Officers, Nurses, Warrant Officers, And Enlisted Men)
Terms of enlistment: Enlistment For The Panama Canal Department

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White, Citizen

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Jackie Gleason

Jackie Gleason

Maude Tull

Maude Tull

Ora Parker Gleason

Ora Parker Gleason

William Jethro Gleason, 1919

William Jethro Gleason, 1919

Jackie Gleason | Ralph Cramden

Jackie Gleason | Ralph Cramden

Mr and Mrs. Henry Haase

Mr and Mrs. Henry Haase

Glenna Gleason

Glenna Gleason

Bertha L. Gleason

Bertha L. Gleason

Finley Gleason WWII (1052nd Aviation Signal Company)

Finley Gleason WWII (1052nd Aviation Signal Company)

Coram Clan

Coram Clan

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In 1928, Mickie Mouse was born! He first appeared in Disney's Steamboat Willie, along with Minnie. Although they were in two previous shorts, this was the first to be distributed. Steamboat Willie took advantage of the new technology and was a "talkie" - music was coordinated with the animation. It became the most popular cartoon of its day.

In 1934, on July 22nd, gangster John Dillinger was killed in Chicago. His gang had robbed banks and police stations, among other charges, and he was being hunted by J. Edgar Hoover, head of the FBI - although many in the public saw him as a "Robin Hood". A madam from a brothel in which he was hiding became an informer for the FBI and, after a shootout with FBI agents, Dillinger was shot and died.

In 1943, on September 3rd, the Armistice of Cassibile was signed in Sicily. Under the terms of the Armistice, Italy surrendered to the Allied Powers. After the Armistice was made public on September 8th, Germany attacked and occupied Italy. It took 20 months of fighting for the Allies to reach the northern borders of Italy.

In 1960, on September 26th, the first televised debate for a Presidential campaign in the United States - Kennedy vs Nixon - was held. Seventy million people watched the debate on TV. The debate pre-empted the very popular Andy Griffith Show.

In 1990, 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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There is no known cause of death for Gerald. Gerald Gleason was born around 1928. We are unaware of information about Gerald's family or relationships. We know that Gerald Gleason had been residing in Middlesex County, Massachusetts.

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