Kathleen Decourcey (1922 - 2006)

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Kathleen Decourcey
1922 - 2006
updated February 06, 2019
Kathleen Decourcey was born on January 1, 1922. She died on November 22, 2006 at age 84. We know that Kathleen Decourcey had been residing in Roslindale, Suffolk County, Massachusetts.


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Kathleen Decourcey passed away on November 22, 2006 at 84 years of age. She was born on January 1, 1922. We are unaware of information about Kathleen's immediate family. We know that Kathleen Decourcey had been residing in Roslindale, Suffolk County, Massachusetts.
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In 1922, in the year that Kathleen Decourcey was born, on November 4th, British Egyptologists George Carnarvon and Howard Carter unearthed the first step leading to King Tutankhamen's tomb in the Valley of the Kings. By the end of the month they had unearthed the steps and broken through the door into the intact tomb. This was the only tomb that had remained unlooted that had been found (and is, to date). Filled with gold, jewels, and ancient everyday items, the find was priceless - in terms of money and history.

In 1940, by the time she was 18 years old, on September 16th, the Selective Training and Service Act of 1940, was enacted - the first peacetime draft in U.S. history. Men between 21 and 36 were required to register with their draft boards. When World War II began, men between 18 and 45 were subject to service and men up to 65 were required to register.

In 1957, by the time she was 35 years old, on October 4th, the Soviet Union launched Sputnik I, the first man made earth-orbiting satellite - and triggered the Space Race. Sputnik I was only 23 inches in diameter and had no tracking equipment, only 4 antennas, but it had a big impact.

In 1963, by the time she was 41 years old, the British Secretary of War, 46 year old John Profumo ,was forced to resign when he lied about an affair with 19 year old Christine Keeler. Keeler was also involved with the Soviet naval attaché and charges of espionage were feared. No proof of spying was ever found.

In 1970, by the time she was 48 years old, 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.

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Other Decourceys

Margaret M Decourcey
Aug 5, 1934 - Mar 10, 2008
Lawrence S Decourcey
Jul 26, 1938 - Sep 8, 1989
Nashua, NH
James Decourcey
Jan 2, 1922 - September 1978
Elizabeth M Decourcey
May 21, 1918 - Sep 5, 1992
Milton, MA
Clifton J Decourcey
Jun 25, 1913 - Apr 26, 1995
Oxford, MA
Catherine M Decourcey
May 18, 1915 - Jul 18, 2005
North Eastham, MA
Virginia C Decourcey
May 9, 1922 - Jun 30, 1989
West Wareham, MA
Louise Decourcey
Jul 24, 1926 - January 1981
Roslindale, MA
Raymond Decourcey
Jan 13, 1906 - January 1977
Catherine E Decourcey
Oct 25, 1912 - October 1992
Lawrence S Decourcey
Dec 26, 1908 - Oct 5, 1998
Belmont, MA
Stephen Decourcey
Dec 25, 1892 - January 1985
Agnes Decourcey
Nov 15, 1931 - September 1974
Lewis Decourcey
Mar 1, 1908 - March 1978
Hudson, MA
Dennis P Decourcey
Feb 11, 1983 - Nov 24, 2004
Windham, NH
James F Decourcey
Feb 7, 1923 - Oct 5, 1995
Roslindale, MA
Mary E Decourcey
May 23, 1919 - Feb 6, 2003
Medford, MA
Marion L Decourcey
Jun 2, 1903 - Oct 21, 1988
Medford, MA
May Decourcey
Apr 10, 1888 - January 1974
Hathorne, MA
William F Decourcey
Dec 18, 1916 - Feb 25, 2000
Amherst, MA

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