Gerald H Peterson (1924 - 1982)

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Gerald H Peterson
1924 - 1982
updated February 06, 2019
Gerald H Peterson was born on May 20, 1924. He died on April 28, 1982 at age 57.


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Ft. Snelling National Cemetery Section W Site 1965, 7601 34th Avenue, South, in Minneapolis, Minnesota 55450



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

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Gerald H Peterson died on April 28, 1982 at 57 years of age. He was buried in Ft. Snelling National Cemetery Section W Site 1965, Minneapolis, Minnesota. He was born on May 20, 1924. There is no information about Gerald's family.
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1924 - 1982 World Events

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In 1924, in the year that Gerald H Peterson was born, Macy's department store in New York held its first "Thanksgiving parade" on November 27th at 9a - during church services but leaving plenty of time to attend the big football game between Syracuse and Columbia universities. The parade was held as a way to promote the opening of the “World’s Largest Store” and its 1 million square feet of retail space in Manhattan’s Herald Square. The parade was 6 miles long and included floats, Macy's employees dressed as clowns, cowboys, and sword-wielding knights, and animals from Central Park Zoo. Santa Claus, of course, brought up the rear - opening the Christmas shopping season for Macy's.

In 1946, by the time he was 22 years old, on July 4th, the Philippines gained independence from the United States. In 1964, Independence Day in the Philippines was moved from July 4th to June 12th at the insistence of nationalists and historians.

In 1958, Gerald was 34 years old when 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 1961, he was 37 years old when on January 20th, John F. Kennedy became the 35th President of the United States. He had previously been a U.S. Senator and a Congressman, both from the state of Massachusetts, as well as a Naval lieutenant in World War II.

In 1982, in the year of Gerald H Peterson's passing, on June 30th, time ran out on the Equal Rights Amendment (ERA). The Amendment had only received 35 of the necessary 38 state ratifications. First sent to the states in 1972, the Amendment stated that "Equality of rights under the law shall not be denied or abridged by the United States or by any State on account of sex".

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Other Gerald Petersons

Gerald E Peterson
Born: around 1916
New York, United States
Gerald H Peterson
Born: around 1913
Montana, United States
Gerald E Peterson
Born: around 1916
Washington, United States
Gerald E Peterson
Born: around 1916
Washington, United States
Gerald J Peterson
Born: around 1915
Minnesota, United States
Gerald O Peterson
Born: around 1924
Minnesota, United States
Gerald N Peterson
Born: around 1927
Missouri, United States
Gerald D Peterson
Born: around 1923
Illinois, United States
Gerald L Peterson
Born: around 1913
Michigan, United States
Gerald D Peterson
Born: around 1916
Ohio, United States
Gerald H Peterson
Born: around 1915
United States
Gerald E Peterson
Born: around 1924
Pennsylvania, United States
Gerald H Peterson
Born: around 1909
United States
Gerald H Peterson
Born: around 1917
Connecticut, United States
Gerald Peterson
Born: around 1922
Massachusetts, United States
Gerald A Peterson
Born: around 1921
Iowa, United States
Gerald H Peterson
Born: around 1918
Ohio, United States
Gerald K Peterson
Born: around 1927
Oregon, United States
Gerald B Peterson
Born: around 1927
Minnesota, United States
Gerald L Peterson
Born: around 1927
Minnesota, United States

Other Petersons

Gertrude M Peterson
Dec 31, 1969 - Feb 12, 1989
Gertrude M Peterson
Jul 20, 1902 - Feb 21, 1980
Gertrude Peterson
Dec 31, 1969 - Jun 2, 1991
Richard Edward Peterson
Feb 13, 1926 - Oct 4, 1979
Richard Stanley Peterson
Aug 4, 1941 - Mar 20, 1960
Richard Thomas Peterson
Sep 17, 1925 - Dec 1, 1970
Myrtle A Peterson
Dec 31, 1969 - Jun 28, 1985
Myrtle E Peterson
Dec 31, 1969 - Jan 17, 1970
Roal T Peterson
Dec 31, 1969 - Mar 19, 1964
Robert Peterson
Dec 31, 1969 - Apr 22, 1959
Robert A Peterson
Jan 1, 1932 - Jun 16, 1989
S Carlyle Peterson
Dec 31, 1969 - Mar 14, 1970
Sam Peterson
Dec 31, 1969 - Mar 14, 1968
Robert A Peterson
Dec 31, 1969 - Oct 4, 1966
Sena Peterson
Dec 31, 1969 - Jul 5, 1957

Other Bios

Eddie R Ling
Nov 18, 1921 - May 21, 1980
Gertrude M Peterson
Dec 31, 1969 - Feb 12, 1989
Gertrude M Peterson
Jul 20, 1902 - Feb 21, 1980
Robert J North
May 22, 1935 - Oct 31, 1996
Gertrude Peterson
Dec 31, 1969 - Jun 2, 1991
Henry W Smith
Oct 29, 1909 - Jun 27, 1978
Victor Linjoy
Dec 31, 1969 - Oct 18, 1980
Jacob Novack
Feb 21, 1939 - Mar 22, 1998
Agnes Link
Sep 28, 1927 - Mar 29, 1991
Edward L Nowack
Dec 31, 1969 - May 24, 1993
Dorthy Rosella Nuberg
Jul 18, 1920 - Jan 10, 1994
Lawrence Joseph Nunes
Mar 19, 1937 - Jun 21, 1993
William J Link
May 30, 1925 - Oct 6, 1978
William R Nmykanen
Sep 26, 1921 - Aug 15, 1992
Alida Holman
Dec 31, 1969 - Jun 29, 1962
Catherine M Smith
Jul 19, 1915 - Jun 10, 2000
Jonathan L Holman
Dec 31, 1969 - Apr 3, 1975
Chester O Price
Dec 31, 1969 - Oct 4, 1962
Louise K Holman
Dec 31, 1969 - May 15, 1960
Jose A Pizarro-Morales
Oct 3, 1954 - Jun 10, 2000
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