Jonas Lee Clayton (1946 - 2011)

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Burial / Funeral

West Tennessee Veterans Cemetery
Section DD Site 17874,
4000 Forest Hill-irene Rd, Memphis, Tn

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Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee

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Branch of service: Us Navy
Rank attained: GMG3
Wars/Conflicts: Vietnam

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Lee

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1946 - In the year that Jonas Lee Clayton was born, on July 4th, the Philippines gained independence from the United States. In 1964, Independence Day in the Philippines was moved from July 4th to June 12th at the insistence of nationalists and historians.

1957 - He was merely 11 years old when on September 24th, the "Little Rock Nine" (nine African-American students) entered Little Rock High School. Arkansas Gov. Orval Faubus had previously prevented the students from entering the school at the beginning of the term with the Arkansas National Guard - they blocked the door. President Eisenhower ordered federal troops - the 101st Airborne Division of the United States Army - to guard the students and allow them entry.

1974 - Jonas was 28 years old when on February 5th, Patty Hearst, age 19 - granddaughter of William Randolph Hearst and daughter of publisher of the San Francisco Examiner Randolph Hearst - was kidnapped by the Symbionese Liberation Army, a left wing terrorist group. She was found, alive, 19 months later.

1977 - He was 31 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.

1996 - Jonas was 50 years old when on July 5th, the first cloned mammal - "Dolly the Sheep" - was born in Scotland. She had three mothers. Dolly lived to be 6 years old and produced 6 lambs. Since, other sheep have been cloned as well as horses, pigs, deer, and bulls.

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Jonas Lee Clayton passed away on May 19, 2011 at age 65. No cause of death has been entered. He was buried in West Tennessee Veterans Cemetery Section DD Site 17874, Memphis, Tn. He was born on April 24, 1946. There is no information about Jonas's immediate family.

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