Gloria L Poston (1942 - 2004)

Gloria L Poston
1942 - 2004
updated February 06, 2019
Gloria L Poston was born on April 1, 1942. She died on January 5, 2004 at 61 years old. We know that Gloria L Poston had been residing in Long Beach, Harrison County, Mississippi 39560.
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Long Beach, Harrison County, Mississippi 39560
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Biloxi National Cemetery Section HH Site 245, P.o. Box 4968 - Pass Road, in Biloxi, Mississippi 39535
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Branch of service: Us Air Force
Rank attained: TSGT
Wars/Conflicts: Korea, Vietnam

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Gloria L Poston passed away on January 5, 2004 at 61 years old. She was buried in Biloxi National Cemetery Section HH Site 245, Biloxi, Mississippi. She was born on April 1, 1942. We have no information about Gloria's surviving family. We know that Gloria L Poston had been residing in Long Beach, Harrison County, Mississippi 39560.
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In 1942, in the year that Gloria L Poston was born, on June 17th, Roosevelt approved the Manhattan Project, which lead to the development of the first atomic bomb. With the support of Canada and the United Kingdom, the Project came to employ more than 130,000 people and cost nearly $2 billion. Julius Robert Oppenheimer, a nuclear physicist born in New York, led the Los Alamos Laboratory that developed the actual bomb. The first artificial nuclear explosion took place near Alamogordo New Mexico on July 16, 1945.

In 1954, Gloria was merely 12 years old when from April 22 through June 17th, the Army v. McCarthy hearings were held. The U.S. Army accused Roy Cohn (chief counsel to Senator McCarthy and later trusted mentor of Donald Trump) of blackmail. McCarthy and Cohn accused the U.S. Army of harboring communists. The Army allegations were found to be true. The U.S. Senate later censured McCarthy.

In 1968, when she was 26 years old, on January 31st, the North Vietnamese launched the Tet Offensive, a turning point in the Vietnam War. 70,000 North Vietnamese and Viet Cong forces swarmed into South Vietnam. The South Vietnamese and US troops held off the offensive but it was such fierce fighting that the U.S. public began to turn against the war.

In 1972, Gloria was 30 years old when on November 7th, Richard Nixon won re-election, amidst the dawning knowledge of the Watergate scandal, by 60.7% to anti-war candidate George McGovern's 37.5%.

In 1986, Gloria was 44 years old when on September 8th, the Oprah Winfrey Show went into national syndication. A popular talk show, it was number 1 in the ratings since its debut. The last show aired on May 25, 2011.

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