Patricia Lu Taylor (1920 - 1979)

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National Memorial Cemetery Of The Pacific
Section J Site 502-F,
2177 Puowaina Drive, Honolulu, Hi

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Branch of service: Us Coast Guard
Rank attained: CAPT
Wars/Conflicts: World War Ii, Korea, Vietnam

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Evelyn Adella (Taylor) Thompson

Evelyn Adella (Taylor) Thompson

Kate Hardgrave and Molly Taylor

Kate Hardgrave and Molly Taylor

Kate Hardgrave

Kate Hardgrave

Benjamin Elbert Taylor Gravesite

Benjamin Elbert Taylor Gravesite

Benjamin Elbert Taylor

Benjamin Elbert Taylor

Mollie and James Taylor Gravesite

Mollie and James Taylor Gravesite

James Jasper Taylor Family

James Jasper Taylor Family

James J and Mary Etta Taylor

James J and Mary Etta Taylor

James Jasper Taylor and sons

James Jasper Taylor and sons

Mary Jane and Kathryn Belle Wells

Mary Jane and Kathryn Belle Wells

Kate Wells Taylor Hardgrave, Ft Worth

Kate Wells Taylor Hardgrave, Ft Worth

Ellen Elizabeth Taylor

Ellen Elizabeth Taylor

Leroy and Mylie Taylor

Leroy and Mylie Taylor

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Anne Meara's son Ben and wife Evelyn Adella (Taylor) Thompson Kate Hardgrave and Molly Taylor Kate Hardgrave

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1920 - In the year that Patricia Lu Taylor was born, in September, a bomb exploded in the J.P. Morgan bank building in New York City, killing 30 people immediately - 8 later died due to their injuries - and injuring another 200. Killing more people than the 1910 bombing of the LA Times (the deadliest terrorist act up until then), no one took responsibility and the perpetrators were never found. Italian anarchists were suspected of the bombing.

1943 - Patricia was 23 years old when on June 20th through June 22nd, the Detroit Race Riot erupted at Belle Isle Park. The rioting spread throughout the city (made worse by false rumors of attacks on blacks and whites) and resulted in the deployment of 6,000 Federal troops. 34 people were killed, (25 of them black) - mostly by white police or National Guardsmen, 433 were wounded (75 percent of them black) and an estimated $2 million of property was destroyed. The same summer, there were riots in Beaumont, Texas and Harlem, New York.

1945 - When she was 25 years old, on February 19th, US Marines landed on the island of Iwo Jima and the Battle of Iwo Jima began. Lasting 5 weeks, it was some of the bloodiest and fiercest fighting in the Pacific theater during World War II. The occupying Japanese forces were heavily armed and there were 21,000 Japanese soldiers on the island at the beginning of the battle. Only 216 Japanese soldiers were captured afterwards - the rest had been killed in action or committed suicide. 6,800 American soldiers died but the Americans took control of the island.

1961 - At the age of 41 years old, Patricia was alive when on January 20th, John F. Kennedy became the 35th President of the United States. He had previously been a U.S. Senator and a Congressman, both from the state of Massachusetts, as well as a Naval lieutenant in World War II.

1979 - In the year of Patricia Lu Taylor's passing, on March 28th, a partial nuclear meltdown occurred at the power plant at Three Mile Island Pennsylvania. Radiation leaked into the environment, resulting in a rating of 5 on a scale of 7 ("Accident With Wider Consequences") . It ended up costing $1 billion to clean up the site.

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Patricia Lu Taylor passed away on December 17, 1979 at 59 years of age. There is no listed cause of death. She was buried in National Memorial Cemetery Of The Pacific Section J Site 502-F, Honolulu, Hi. She was born on December 17, 1920. There is no information about Patricia's family or relationships.

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