Lucille Priddy Brown (1922 - 2012)

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Chattanooga National Cemetery Section DD-2 Site 483, 1200 Bailey Avenue, in Chattanooga, Tennessee

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Branch of service: Us Army
Rank attained: 1LT
Wars/Conflicts: World War Ii

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1922 - In the year that Lucille Priddy Brown was born, the Lincoln Memorial was dedicated in Washington, D.C. on May 30th. More than 35,000 people attended the dedication including Lincoln's son, Robert Todd Lincoln, and many Union and Confederate veterans - although the audience was segregated. The Memorial took 10 years to complete.

1929 - By the time she was just 7 years old, American Samoa officially became a U.S. territory. Although a part of the United States since 1900, the Ratification Act of 1929 vested "all civil, judicial, and military powers in the President of the United States of America".

1944 - When she was 22 years old, on June 22nd, the Servicemen's Readjustment Act of 1944, called the G.I. Bill, was signed into law, pushed through by the veteran's organizations. Benefits provided for veterans to return to school (high school, vocational school, or college), obtain low interest home mortgages and low interest business loans, and (if needed) one year of unemployment insurance. Since most returning vets immediately found work, less than 20% of the unemployment benefits were distributed.

1996 - She was 74 years old when on April 3rd, Theodore Kaczynski (nicknamed the Unabomber) was arrested. His mailed or hand-delivered bombs, sent between 1978 and 1995, killed three people and injured 23 others. Diagnosed as suffering from paranoid schizophrenia, Kaczynski is serving 8 life sentences without the possibility of parole.

1998 - By the time she was 76 years old, on December 19th, the House of Representatives initiated impeachment charges against U.S. President Bill Clinton. He was subsequently acquitted of these charges by the Senate on February 12th.

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Lucille Priddy Brown died on July 18, 2012 at 90 years of age. There is no known cause of death. She was buried in Chattanooga National Cemetery Section DD-2 Site 483, Chattanooga, Tennessee. She was born on June 3, 1922. We have no information about Lucille's family.

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