Richard C Dawson (1925 - 2008)

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Richard C Dawson
1925 - 2008
updated February 06, 2019
Richard C Dawson was born on July 11, 1925. He died on November 6, 2008 at age 83. We know that Richard C Dawson had been residing in Manchester Township, Ocean County, New Jersey.

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Richard C Dawson

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Male

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Death

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Burial / Funeral

Bg William C Doyle Vet's Mem Cem Section F Site 3184, 350 Provinceline Road, in Wrightstown, New Jersey

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Manchester Township, Ocean County, New Jersey

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Branch of service: Us Navy
Rank attained: FCS3
Wars/Conflicts: World War Ii, Korea

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Richard C Dawson passed away on November 6, 2008 at 83 years of age. He was buried in Bg William C Doyle Vet's Mem Cem Section F Site 3184, Wrightstown, New Jersey. He was born on July 11, 1925. We are unaware of information about Richard's family or relationships. We know that Richard C Dawson had been residing in Manchester Township, Ocean County, New Jersey.
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1925 - 2008 World Events

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In 1925, in the year that Richard C Dawson was born, 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".

In 1947, by the time he was 22 years old, in June, the Marshall Plan was proposed to help European nations recover economically from World War II. It passed the conservative Republican Congress in March of 1948. After World War I, the economic devastation of Germany caused by burdensome reparations payments led to the rise of Hitler. The Allies didn't want this to happen again and the Marshall Plan was devised to make sure that those conditions didn't arise again.

In 1965, by the time he was 40 years old, the television show "I Spy" premiered in the fall season on NBC. The stars were Bill Cosby and Robert Culp, making Cosby the first African American to headline a television show. Four stations - in Georgia, Florida, and Alabama - refused to air the show.

In 1979, Richard was 54 years old when on November 4th, Iranian militant students seized the US embassy in Teheran and held 52 American citizens and diplomats hostage for 444 days. They were released at the end of the inauguration speech of the newly elected Ronald Reagan.

In 1991, by the time he was 66 years old, on January 16th, Allied forces began the first phase of Operation Desert Storm. Saddam Hussein's forces had previously invaded the sovereign state of Kuwait and the focus of the operation was to remove his Iraqi troops from Kuwait. On February 24th, the ground war began. Within 100 hours, American ground troops declared Kuwait liberated.

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Richard William Dawson
around 1912 - Jun 30, 1940
Richard Long Dawson
around 1879 - Nov 20, 1914
Richard John Secord Dawson
Died: Feb 24, 1943
Richard Harold Dawson
around 1922 - Jul 25, 1944
Richard Fabian Dawson
Died: Apr 23, 1944
Richard Edward Dawson
around 1919 - Jun 24, 1944
Richard Douglas Dawson
around 1879 - Jul 24, 1915
Richard Charles Dawson
around 1895 - Jul 1, 1916
Richard Adrian Dawson
around 1913 - Aug 8, 1944
Richard Dawson
around 1895 - Aug 29, 1918
Richard Dawson
around 1896 - Oct 22, 1917
Richard Dawson
Died: Nov 13, 1916
Richard Dawson
around 1896 - Nov 6, 1917
Richard Dawson
Born: around 1908
California, United States
Richard L Dawson
Born: around 1922
United States
Richard O Dawson
Born: around 1919
California, United States
Richard J Dawson
Born: around 1916
California, United States
Richard R Dawson
Born: around 1904
Arkansas, United States
Richard Dawson
Born: around 1920
Texas, United States
Richard N Dawson
Born: around 1920
Wisconsin, United States

Other Dawsons

Mary Dawson
Oct 2, 1892 - October 1982
Bayville, NJ
Ida Dawson
Sep 13, 1899 - June 1971
Deerfield Beach, FL
Joanna Dawson
Sep 29, 1894 - December 1981
Bedford, OH
Genevieve M Dawson
May 18, 1915 - Oct 16, 1999
Lakewood, NJ
Madeline Dawson
Oct 11, 1880 - August 1981
Shirley H Dawson
Apr 22, 1929 - Jul 26, 2003
Hope, NJ
Mary Dawson
Mar 8, 1935 - October 1978
Haledon, NJ
C L Dawson
May 23, 1935 - Mar 15, 1988
George R Dawson
Nov 3, 1923 - May 16, 2007
Rockland, ME
John Dawson
Jul 4, 1949 - Apr 7, 2006
Newark, NJ
Tory E Dawson
Jun 23, 1955 - Dec 31, 1989
South Amboy, NJ
Joshua E Dawson
Feb 3, 1974 - Jun 13, 2007
Stanley D Dawson
Jan 28, 1898 - January 1992
Philadelphia, PA
Harry C Dawson
Jun 9, 1912 - Dec 4, 2005
Clifton Heights, PA
William Dawson
Dec 8, 1899 - March 1954
William Dawson
May 7, 1904 - June 1984
Philadelphia, PA
John W Dawson
Apr 26, 1903 - Feb 14, 1993
Beach Haven, NJ
Lorraine Dawson
Apr 17, 1899 - November 1984
Philadelphia, PA
James Dawson
Sep 9, 1906 - November 1986
Tarentum, PA
Harry Dawson
Nov 23, 1919 - April 1981

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Little Falls, NJ
Kathleen Lillo
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Hudson, FL
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Orange, NJ
Vincent E Clark
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Raleigh, NC
Robert Riley
May 26, 1926 - May 1, 2007
Lodi, NJ
Robert T Knipple
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Point Pleasant Beach, NJ
Thomas D Antonucci
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Charlotte, NC
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Palm Beach Gardens, FL
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