Gerald W McDowell (born 1918)

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Nedsho County, Kansas

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4 Years Of High School

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Office Machine Operators

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Military serial#: 37732821
Enlisted: March 10, 1944 in Ft Leavenworth Kansas
Military branch: No Branch Assignment
Rank: Private, Selectees (enlisted Men)
Terms of enlistment: Enlistment For The Duration Of The War Or Other Emergency, Plus Six Months, Subject To The Discretion Of The President Or Otherwise According To Law

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White, Citizen

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Mayflower Mine 1903 Oregon

Mayflower Mine 1903 Oregon

Glenn Alvin McDowell

Glenn Alvin McDowell

Timothy James McDowell

Timothy James McDowell

Alexander Nicholas McDowell

Alexander Nicholas McDowell

Alva James McDowell Headstone

Alva James McDowell Headstone

Cornelius Boyle, James O'hara & friends, Pennsylvania 1930

Cornelius Boyle, James O'hara & friends, Pennsylvania 1930

Irvin McDowell - Major General US Army

Irvin McDowell - Major General US Army

Ada McDowell Graduate of University of Denver

Ada McDowell Graduate of University of Denver

Zion McDowell, sisters Rosa and Ada

Zion McDowell, sisters Rosa and Ada

Grandparents Silas and Dora

Grandparents Silas and Dora

Laura McDowell Niston and Children

Laura McDowell Niston and Children

McDowell Family

McDowell Family

Robert McDowell of Brooklyn, NY?

Robert McDowell of Brooklyn, NY?

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Pvt. Thomas Greene McDowell Mayflower Mine 1903 Oregon Glenn Alvin McDowell Timothy James McDowell

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In 1919, Indian lawyer Mahatma Gandhi initiated the Satyagraha campaigns, beginning the nonviolent resistance movement against British rule of India. Satyagraha means "holding onto truth" and the campaign for India independence, which was eventually obtained, called for "self-suffering" rather than inflicting suffering (i.e., violence) on others.

In 1933, the day after being inaugurated, the new President, Franklin Roosevelt, declared a four-day bank holiday to stop people from withdrawing their money from shaky banks (the bank run). Within 5 days of his administration, the Emergency Banking Act was passed - reorganizing banks and closing insolvent ones. In his first 100 days, he asked Congress to repeal Prohibition (which they did), signed the Tennessee Valley Authority Act, signed legislation that paid commodity farmers to leave their fields fallow, thus ending surpluses and boosting prices, signed a bill that gave workers the right to unionize and bargain collectively for higher wages and better working conditions as well as suspending some antitrust laws and establishing a federally funded Public Works Administration, and won passage of 12 other major laws that helped the economy.

In 1946, 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 1966, on July 1st, Medicare became available after President Johnson signed into law the Medicare Act in 1965. President Truman had received the first Medicare card since he had been the first to propose national healthcare law. insurance.

In 1991, on January 16th, Allied forces began the first phase of Operation Desert Storm. Saddam Hussein's forces had previously invaded the sovereign state of Kuwait and the focus of the operation was to remove his Iraqi troops from Kuwait. On February 24th, the ground war began. Within 100 hours, American ground troops declared Kuwait liberated.

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