James Lee Grove (1928 - 2010)

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Southern Nevada Veterans Memorial Cemetery
Section AB Site 673,
1900 Buchanan Blvd., Boulder City, Nv

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Boulder City, Clark County, Nevada

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Branch of service: Us Army
Rank attained: PVT
Wars/Conflicts: Korea

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Lee

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1928 - In the year that James Lee Grove was born, aviatrix Amelia Earhart, age 31, became the first woman to fly solo across North America and back in August. In June, she had been part of a 3 man crew that flew the Atlantic Ocean but since she had no instrument training, she couldn't fly the plane - she kept the flight log. The North American flight became one of her many "firsts" as a female pilot.

1943 - He was merely 15 years old when on June 20th through June 22nd, the Detroit Race Riot erupted at Belle Isle Park. The rioting spread throughout the city (made worse by false rumors of attacks on blacks and whites) and resulted in the deployment of 6,000 Federal troops. 34 people were killed, (25 of them black) - mostly by white police or National Guardsmen, 433 were wounded (75 percent of them black) and an estimated $2 million of property was destroyed. The same summer, there were riots in Beaumont, Texas and Harlem, New York.

1948 - By the time he was 20 years old, on May 14th, the State of Israel was proclaimed by David Ben-Gurion, who became Israel's first Premier, and the U.S. officially recognized Israel. That evening, Egypt launched an air assault on Israel.

1959 - When he was 31 years old, on January 3rd, Alaska became the 49th state of the United States and the first state not a part of the contiguous United States. The flag was changed to display 49 stars.

1977 - James was 49 years old when on January 20th, Jimmy Carter became the 39th President of the United States. Running against incumbent Gerald Ford, he won 50.1% of the popular vote to Ford's 48.0%. He was elected to only one term.

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James Lee Grove died on October 16, 2010 at age 82. No cause of death has been entered. He was buried in Southern Nevada Veterans Memorial Cemetery Section AB Site 673, Boulder City, Nv. He was born on July 2, 1928. We have no information about James's family or relationships.

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