Nelva E Cogdill (1922 - 2010)



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Tahoma National Cemetery
Section G Row D Site 73,
18600 Se 240th St, Kent, Wa


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Everett, Snohomish County, Washington

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Branch of service: Us Navy
Rank attained: PHM2
Wars/Conflicts: World War Ii

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1922 - In the year that Nelva E Cogdill 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.

1925 - When this person was only 3 years old, gangster Al "Scarface" Capone took over the Chicago bootlegging racket at age 26. Previously right hand man to boss Johnny Torrio, Capone took over when Torrio was shot and severely injured and decided to resign. The bootlegging and brothel organization was massive and when asked what he did, Capone often replied "I am just a businessman, giving the people what they want".

1948 - By the time this person was 26 years old, on May 14th, the State of Israel was proclaimed by David Ben-Gurion, who became Israel's first Premier, and the U.S. officially recognized Israel. That evening, Egypt launched an air assault on Israel.

1978 - At the age of 56 years old, Nelva was alive when on July 25th, Louise Brown, the first "test-tube baby", was born at Oldham Hospital in London. Louise was conceived through IVF (in vitro fertilization), a controversial and experimental procedure at the time.

1985 - This person was 63 years old when on March 15th, the first internet domain name was registered - 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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Nelva E Cogdill died on July 11, 2010 at age 88. There is no known cause of death for Nelva. Nelva was buried in Tahoma National Cemetery Section G Row D Site 73, Kent, Wa. Nelva was born on March 23, 1922. We have no information about Nelva's family or relationships. We know that Nelva E Cogdill had been residing in Everett, Snohomish County, Washington.


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