Glenn Eugene Alexander (1916 - 2000)

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Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery
Section C2-25 Row C Site 2,
20953 West Hoff Road, Elwood, Il

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Branch of service: Us Navy
Rank attained: CQM
Wars/Conflicts: World War Ii

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Eugene

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Elsie Alexander

Elsie Alexander

Sarah E. Alexander Armstrong

Sarah E. Alexander Armstrong

Sarah E. Alexander Armstrong

Sarah E. Alexander Armstrong

Boyer Alexander

Boyer Alexander

Gamble Alexander

Gamble Alexander

Lenora May Alexander - Rushville Indiana

Lenora May Alexander - Rushville Indiana

Thomas Alexander - Albany New York

Thomas Alexander - Albany New York

William Alexander Family Rushville Indiana 1886

William Alexander Family Rushville Indiana 1886

Boyer Alexander

Boyer Alexander

Boyer and Alexander family

Boyer and Alexander family

Melba Alexander

Melba Alexander

Ruby Alexander

Ruby Alexander

Janet Denise Alexander gravesite

Janet Denise Alexander gravesite

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Naomi I. Studler - Alexander Elsie Alexander Sarah E. Alexander Armstrong Sarah E. Alexander Armstrong

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1916 - In the year that Glenn Eugene Alexander was born, suffragette Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman elected to the House of Representatives as a Representative at large from Montana. She was the first woman to hold an elected Federal office. Holding the office for two years, she ran again in 1940 and served another two year term. Montana had granted women unrestricted voting rights in 1914, 6 years before women got the vote nationally.

1932 - When he was 16 years old, five years to the day after Lindbergh crossed the Atlantic, Amelia Earhart flew solo from Newfoundland to Ireland, the first woman to cross the Atlantic solo and the first to replicate Lindbergh's feat. She flew over 2,000 miles in just under 15 hours.

1956 - At the age of 40 years old, Glenn was alive when on May 20th, the U.S. tested the first hydrogen bomb dropped from a plane over Bikini Atoll. Previously, hydrogen bombs had only been tested on the ground. The Atomic Age moved forward.

1980 - By the time he was 64 years old, on December 8th, ex-Beatle John Lennon was shot and killed by Mark David Chapman in front of his home - the Dakota - in New York City. Chapman was found guilty of murder and still remains in jail.

1995 - At the age of 79 years old, Glenn was alive when on October 16th, the Million Man March took place on the National Mall in Washington DC. The March was organized to address "the ills of black communities and call for unity and revitalization of African American communities". An estimated 850,000 people attended.

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Glenn Eugene Alexander passed away on November 10, 2000 at 84 years of age. There is no known cause of death for Glenn. He was buried in Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery Section C2-25 Row C Site 2, Elwood, Il. He was born on August 24, 1916. There is no information about Glenn's family.

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