Leland H Walker (1918 - 1989)

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Summary

Leland H Walker’s biography is built and maintained by people like you. Create an online profile of Leland so that his life is remembered forever. If any factual information is incorrect, please edit Leland’s biography.

Leland H Walker Biography & Family History

This genealogy profile is dedicated to the life and ancestry of Leland H Walker and his immediate Walker family. Add to Leland H Walker's genealogy page to share your memories & historical research with his family and other genealogy hobbyists.

Birth

Death

Cause of death

There is no cause of death listed for Leland.

Burial / Funeral

Do you know the final resting place - gravesite in a cemetery or location of cremation - of Leland H Walker? Add burial and funeral information.

Obituary

Last Known Residence

Tampa, Hillsborough County, Florida

Average Age

Life Expectancy

Family

Add family members

Education

Did Leland finish grade school, get a GED, go to high school, get a college degree or masters? What schools or universities did Leland attend? Add education.

Professions

Share what Leland did for a living or if he had a career or profession. Add Profession.

Military Service

It is unknown if Leland H Walker is a military veteran.

Middle name

H

Surnames

Ethnicity

Unknown. Add Leland's ethnicity.

Nationality

Unknown. Add Leland's nationality.

Religion

Unknown. Was Leland a religious man? Add Leland’s religion

Gender

Male

Family Photos

Pictures really do say a thousand words. Add photos of Leland during various points of his life.

Timeline

1918 - In the year that Leland H Walker was born, on November 11th, an armistice was signed between the Allies and Germany, ending the fighting on the Western Front in World War I. This meant a complete defeat of Germany although Germany never formally surrendered. It took another six months of negotiations to sign an actual peace treaty between the warring parties.

1949 - By the time he was 31 years old, on April 4th, NATO (the North Atlantic Treaty Organization) was established. Twelve nations originally signed the North Atlantic Treaty - the United States, Great Britain, France, Belgium, the Netherlands, Denmark, Italy, Luxembourg, Norway, Iceland, Canada, and Portugal. Greece, Turkey, and West Germany later joined. Today, there are 26 nations in NATO.

1952 - At the age of 34 years old, Leland was alive when on July 2, Dr. Jonas E. Salk tested the first dead-virus polio vaccine on 43 children. The worst epidemic of polio had broken out that year - in the U.S. there were 58,000 cases reported. Of these, 3,145 people had died and 21,269 were left with mild to disabling paralysis.

1953 - At the age of 35 years old, Leland was alive when on July 27th, the Korean Armistice Agreement was signed. The Armistice was to last until "a final peaceful settlement is achieved". No peaceful settlement has ever been agreed upon.

1989 - In the year of Leland H Walker's passing, on January 20th, George Herbert Walker Bush became the 41st President of the United States. Previously Ronald Regan's Vice President, he ran against Michael Dukakis and won the popular vote by 53.4% to 45.6%.

Leland H Walker Family Tree

Who was Leland’s parents? Did he get married and did they have children? Share Leland’s family tree to share his legacy and genealogy pedigree.

Leland's Family
Add a parent
Add a parent
Leland H Walker
Add a partner
Add a child
Add a sibling

You can add or remove people from Leland's family tree by clicking here.

Obituary

This obit of Leland H Walker is updated by the community. Edit this biography to contribute to his obituary. Include details such as cemetery, burial, newspaper obituary and grave or marker inscription if available.

Leland H Walker passed away on April 18, 1989 at 70 years of age. No cause of death has been listed for Leland. He was born on September 6, 1918. There is no information about Leland's surviving family. We know that Leland H Walker had been residing in Tampa, Hillsborough County, Florida.

Memories

What do you remember about Leland H Walker? Share your memories of special moments and stories you have heard about him. Or just leave a comment to show the world that Leland is remembered.

Write a comment

Other Records of Leland H Walker

ADVERTISEMENT BY ANCESTRY.COM

Other Biographies

Sources