John E Goodwyn (1969 - 1951)

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John E Goodwyn
1969 - 1951
updated February 06, 2019
John E Goodwyn was born on December 31, 1969. He died on December 19, 1951 at age 18.

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Hampton National Cemetery Section FI-H Site 4747G, Cemetery Road At Marshall Avenue, in Hampton, Virginia 23669

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Branch of service: Us Army
Rank attained: PVT
Wars/Conflicts: World War I

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John E Goodwyn died on December 19, 1951 at 18 years old. He was buried in Hampton National Cemetery Section FI-H Site 4747G, Hampton, Virginia. He was born on December 31, 1969. We have no information about John's family.
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1969 - 1951 World Events

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In 1951, in the year of John E Goodwyn's passing, on April 5th, Julius and Ethel Rosenberg (husband and wife) were sentenced to death for treason. They were executed on June 19th. American citizens, they were convicted of spying for the Soviet Union. Their two young sons were adopted by a high school teacher and his wife.

In 1964, he was merely -5 years old when in June, three young civil rights workers - Andrew Goodman and Mickey Schwerner from New York City, and James Chaney from Meridian, Mississippi - were kidnapped and murdered in Mississippi. Working with "Freedom Summer", they were registering African-Americans to vote in the Southern states. Their bodies were found two months later. Although it was discovered that the White Knights of the Ku Klux Klan, the Neshoba County Sheriff's Office and the Philadelphia, Mississippi Police Department were involved, only 7 men were convicted and served less than six years.

In 1969, in the year that John E Goodwyn was born, one hundred countries, along with the United States and the Soviet Union signed the nuclear nonproliferation treaty (NPT). It called for stopping the spread of nuclear weapons, the peaceful use of nuclear energy, and the goal of nuclear disarmament.

In 1970, he was just 1 year old when on May 1st, US troops invaded Cambodia, expanding the Vietnam War. The invasion of Cambodia was a Nixon policy, although it was argued against by both his Secretary of State and his Secretary of Defense.

In 1972, John was merely 3 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%.

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Other John Goodwyns

John R Goodwyn
Born: around 1926
Virginia, United States
John L Goodwyn
Born: around 1924
Virginia, United States
John S Goodwyn
Born: around 1919
United States
John H Goodwyn
Born: around 1919
United States
John C Jr Goodwyn
Born: around 1921
Virginia, United States
John C Goodwyn
Born: around 1914
Virginia, United States
John W Goodwyn
Born: around 1922
New York, United States

Other Goodwyns

Charles Goodwyn
Died: Mar 14, 1944
Mcclinton Goodwyn
Feb 29, 1920 - Oct 7, 1953
Peterson Goodwyn
Died: Dec 31, 1969
Edward Goodwyn
May 5, 1921 - Dec 8, 1978
David Thomas Goodwyn Jr
Mar 31, 1949 - Feb 25, 2002
Earl J Goodwyn
Dec 31, 1969 - Dec 3, 1956
Vernon Forest Goodwyn
Died: Jan 21, 1930
Stella Joan Goodwyn
Apr 8, 1953 - Oct 31, 2005
Dennis E Goodwyn
Dec 17, 1949 - Apr 15, 2008

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