Mary Nancy Decker (1922 - 2009)

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Mary Nancy Decker
1922 - 2009
updated February 06, 2019
Mary Nancy Decker was born on October 17, 1922. She died on February 17, 2009 at 86 years of age.

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Mary Nancy Decker

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Riverside National Cemetery Section AD Row D Site 25, 22495 Van Buren Boulevard, in Riverside, California 92518

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

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Mary Nancy Decker passed away on February 17, 2009 at 86 years of age. She was buried in Riverside National Cemetery Section AD Row D Site 25, Riverside, California. She was born on October 17, 1922. There is no information about Mary's immediate family.
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In 1922, in the year that Mary Nancy Decker was born, on December 6th, the Irish Free State, a self-governing dominion of the British Empire, was officially proclaimed. While establishing some independence for the people of Ireland, it did not create a fully independent Ireland and the fighting continued.

In 1944, when she was 22 years old, on December 16th, The Battle of the Bulge began in the Ardennes forest on the Western Front. Lasting for a little over a month, the battle began with a surprise attack by Germany on the Allied forces The U.S. suffered their highest casualties of any operation in World War II - 89,000 were casualties, around 8,600 killed - but Germany also severely depleted their resources and they couldn't be replaced.

In 1958, Mary was 36 years old when on January 31st, Explorer I, the United States' answer to Sputnik I (and 2,) was launched. America had entered the Space Race. The first spacecraft to detect the Van Allen radiation belt, it remained in orbit until 1970.

In 1960, when she was 38 years old, on May 1st, an American CIA U-2 spy plane, piloted by Francis Gary Powers, was shot down by a surface-to-air missile over the Soviet Union. Powers ejected and survived but was captured. The U.S. claimed that the U-2 was a "weather plane" but Powers was convicted in the Soviet Union of espionage. He was released in 1962 after 1 year, 9 months and 10 days in prison.

In 1985, Mary was 63 years old when on March 15th, the first internet domain name was registered - Symbolics.com. Symbolics, Inc., a spinoff of the MIT AI Lab, was a computer manufacturer headquartered in Massachusetts. The company no longer exists and the domain name was sold 25 years later.

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Mary Cecelia Decker
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Mary Hazel Jean Bolton Decker
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Mary Enwright Sargent Decker
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Mary Eva Decker
Died: 1886
Hton, Australia
Mary Ann Jane Decker
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Mary I Decker
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Robert Stuart Decker
Jun 29, 1920 - May 6, 2005
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Oct 10, 1910 - May 17, 2005
Scott Philip Decker
Nov 28, 1956 - Jun 19, 1991
Robert E Decker
Mar 9, 1919 - Sep 17, 1986

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