John A Kolb (born 1926)

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John A Kolb
1926
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c. 1926
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Rock Island County, Illinois United States
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John A Kolb was born c. 1926. We know that John A Kolb had been residing in Rock Island County, Illinois United States.
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John A Kolb
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Rock Island County, Illinois United States
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White, Citizen
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4 Years Of High School

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Tinsmiths, Coppersmiths, And Sheet Metal Workers

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Military serial#: 16195428
Enlisted: December 15, 1945 in Kearney Aaf Nebraska
Military branch: Air Corps
Rank: Private First Class, Regular Army (including Officers, Nurses, Warrant Officers, And Enlisted Men)
Terms of enlistment: One Year Enlistment
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John A Kolb was born c. 1926. We are unaware of information about John's family. We know that John A Kolb had been residing in Rock Island County, Illinois United States.

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In 1926, in the year that John A Kolb was born, on November 15th, NBC was founded. It was the U.S.'s first major broadcast network. Ownership of the network was split between RCA (a majority partner at 50%), its founding corporate parent General Electric (which owned 30%), and Westinghouse (which owned the remaining 20%).

In 1931, in March, “The Star Spangled Banner” officially became the national anthem by congressional resolution. Other songs had previously been used - among them, "My Country, 'Tis of Thee", "God Bless America", and "America the Beautiful". There was fierce debate about making "The Star Spangled Banner" the national anthem - Southerners and veterans organizations supported it, pacifists and educators opposed it.

In 1959, on August 8th, Hawaii became the 50th state of the United States. The US flag was changed to show 50 stars.

In 1979, on March 28th, a partial nuclear meltdown occurred at the power plant at Three Mile Island Pennsylvania. Radiation leaked into the environment, resulting in a rating of 5 on a scale of 7 ("Accident With Wider Consequences") . It ended up costing $1 billion to clean up the site.

In 1990, after 27 years in prison, Nelson Mandela, the leader of the movement to end South African apartheid was released on February 11th 1990.

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