Harry William Bomersheim (1920 - 1986)

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Burial / Funeral

Willamette National Cemetery
Section L Site 518,
11800 Se Mt. Scott Boulevard, Portland, Or

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Last Known Residence

Lincoln City, Lincoln County, Oregon

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Branch of service: Us Air Force
Rank attained: TSGT
Wars/Conflicts: Vietnam

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William

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1920 - In the year that Harry William Bomersheim was born, on November 2, radio station KDKA began broadcasting in Pittsburgh, PA. This was the first commercial radio broadcast in the United States. Westinghouse, a leading manufacturer of radios and the backer of the station, chose the date because of the Presidential election. People liked it because they could hear about the results of the election between Harding and Cox before the morning papers arrived. Four years later, there were 600 commercial stations broadcasting in the U.S.

1949 - When he was 29 years old, comedian Milton Berle hosted the first telethon show. It raised $1,100,000 for cancer research and lasted 16 hours. The next day, newspapers, in writing about the event, first used the word "telethon."

1955 - Harry was 35 years old when in January, President Eisenhower sent direct aid to South Vietnam. In February, U.S. advisors were sent to train troops.

1976 - Harry was 56 years old when The United States celebrated the Bicentennial of the adoption of the Declaration of Independence. It was a year long celebration, with the biggest events taking place on July 4th.

1986 - In the year of Harry William Bomersheim's passing, 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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Harry William Bomersheim passed away on January 23, 1986 at age 65. There is no known cause of death. He was buried in Willamette National Cemetery Section L Site 518, Portland, Or. He was born on March 23, 1920. We are unaware of information about Harry's family or relationships. We know that Harry William Bomersheim had been residing in Lincoln City, Lincoln County, Oregon.

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