Marian A Buffington (1919 - 2003)

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Marian A Buffington
1919 - 2003
updated February 06, 2019
Marian A Buffington was born on July 5, 1919. She died on November 18, 2003 at age 84. We know that Marian A Buffington had been residing in Mechanicsburg, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania 17050.

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Marian A Buffington died on November 18, 2003 at 84 years of age. She was born on July 5, 1919. We are unaware of information about Marian's immediate family. We know that Marian A Buffington had been residing in Mechanicsburg, Cumberland County, Pennsylvania 17050.
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In 1919, in the year that Marian A Buffington was born, in June, the Treaty of Versailles - officially ending World War I - was signed. The European Allies demanded "compensation by Germany for all damage done to the civilian population of the Allies and their property by the aggression of Germany by land, by sea and from the air.” The requirement of compensation is seen by most as the reason for the collapse of the German economy and gave rise to the rule of Hitler.

In 1934, when she was just 15 years old, on November 11th 1933, an extremely strong dust storm hit South Dakota, stripping topsoil. Other strong dust storms had occurred during 1933. Severe droughts continued to hit the Great Plains and the dust storms devastated agricultural production as well as people's' lives for several years. The Roosevelt administration and scientists eventually determined that farming practices had caused the conditions that led to the dust storms and the changes they implemented in farming stopped the Dust Bowl.

In 1950, when she was 31 years old, on June 25th, the Korean War began when North Korean Communist forces crossed the 38th parallel. The Soviet Union and China backed North Korea and the U.N., primarily the United States backed South Korea.

In 1966, Marian was 47 years old when on July 1st, Medicare became available after President Johnson signed into law the Medicare Act in 1965. President Truman had received the first Medicare card since he had been the first to propose national healthcare law. insurance.

In 1972, by the time she was 53 years old, on September 5th, the Palestinian terrorist group Black September, with the assistance of German neo-nazis, kidnapped and killed 11 Israeli athletes at the Olympic Games in Munich. The attackers crept into the Olympic Village and abducted the athletes while they were sleeping. A German policeman was also killed.

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Jan 4, 1898 - March 1967
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May 23, 1898 - September 1981
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Aug 19, 1900 - February 1981
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Nov 19, 1881 - June 1968
Santa Clarita, CA
Helen Buffington
Jun 4, 1901 - Jan 21, 1994
Philadelphia, PA
Hugh J Buffington
May 4, 1919 - Sep 11, 1988
Chester, PA
Grace H Buffington
Mar 17, 1910 - Feb 4, 1995
New Lisbon, NJ
Henry W Buffington
Aug 12, 1939 - Dec 18, 2008
Center Valley, PA
Lester L Buffington
Apr 14, 1941 - Apr 28, 2008
Lykens, PA
Ronald E Buffington
Aug 21, 1942 - Feb 19, 2002
Paul E Buffington
Oct 28, 1943 - Jan 10, 1995
Highland, CA
Deborah Buffington
Nov 27, 1950 - September 1976
Elizabeth Buffington
Feb 16, 1881 - March 1981
Butler, PA
Brooks R Buffington
Oct 16, 1915 - Jun 22, 1992
Violet Buffington
Apr 13, 1916 - May 7, 2004
Fleetwood, PA
Mary P Buffington
Jun 18, 1895 - Oct 5, 1995
Mechanicsburg, PA
Edith E Buffington
Jan 14, 1917 - Apr 25, 1996
Millersburg, PA
Reuben B Buffington
Aug 12, 1915 - Sep 5, 2005
Millersburg, PA
Gertrude Buffington
May 21, 1887 - March 1965
Pennsylvania
Carl E Buffington
Oct 22, 1915 - Aug 21, 1996
Fairfield, CT

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