James Anthony Ransfer (1942 - 1981)

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Riverside National Cemetery
Section 10 Site 41,
22495 Van Buren Boulevard, Riverside, Ca

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Rancho Cucamonga, San Bernardino County, California

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Branch of service: Us Army
Rank attained: SP 4
Wars/Conflicts: Vietnam

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Anthony

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1942 - In the year that James Anthony Ransfer was born, due to World War II, automobile production in the United States was stopped on February 1st. A tire rationing program had begun the month before. Detroit - the main hub of car manufacturing - was ordered to free up assembly lines for military production. The president of the Automobile Manufacturers Association said “The automotive industry is in this war all the way". Some dealerships had to close and others expanded their repair shops. The used car market boomed (as did a black market in used cars).

1950 - He was only 8 years old when on June 25th, the Korean War began when North Korean Communist forces crossed the 38th parallel. The Soviet Union and China backed North Korea and the U.N., primarily the United States backed South Korea.

1958 - He was 16 years old when on January 31st, Explorer I, the United States' answer to Sputnik I (and 2,) was launched. America had entered the Space Race. The first spacecraft to detect the Van Allen radiation belt, it remained in orbit until 1970.

1968 - When he 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.

1981 - In the year of James Anthony Ransfer's passing, on August 1st, MTV debuted. It was the first music video TV channel. The first music video played was the Buggles' "Video Killed the Radio Star" - the second was Pat Benatar's "You Better Run".

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James Anthony Ransfer died on May 26, 1981 at 38 years old. There is no known cause of death for James. He was buried in Riverside National Cemetery Section 10 Site 41, Riverside, Ca. He was born on October 10, 1942. We have no information about James's family or relationships. We know that James Anthony Ransfer had been residing in Rancho Cucamonga, San Bernardino County, California.

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