Richard C Hoffman (1905 - 1990)

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Burial / Funeral

Indiantown Gap National Cemetery
Section 3 Site 1056,
Rr2, Box 484 - Indiantown Gap Road, Annville, Pa

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Harrisburg, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania

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Branch of service: Us Army, Us Army
Rank attained: LTC
Wars/Conflicts: Korea

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1905 - In the year that Richard C Hoffman was born, federal spending was $0.57 billion, unemployment was 4.3%, and the cost of a first-class stamp was $0.02. Current U.S. government spending is $4.268 trillion.

1942 - He was 37 years old when due to World War II, automobile production in the United States was stopped on February 1st. A tire rationing program had begun the month before. Detroit - the main hub of car manufacturing - was ordered to free up assembly lines for military production. The president of the Automobile Manufacturers Association said “The automotive industry is in this war all the way". Some dealerships had to close and others expanded their repair shops. The used car market boomed (as did a black market in used cars).

1949 - At the age of 44 years old, Richard was alive when on April 4th, NATO (the North Atlantic Treaty Organization) was established. Twelve nations originally signed the North Atlantic Treaty - the United States, Great Britain, France, Belgium, the Netherlands, Denmark, Italy, Luxembourg, Norway, Iceland, Canada, and Portugal. Greece, Turkey, and West Germany later joined. Today, there are 26 nations in NATO.

1983 - By the time he was 78 years old, on August 30th, the Soviet Union claimed that a South Korean Boeing 747 jetliner (Flight 007), bound for Seoul from New York City, had strayed into Soviet airspace. Saying that they believed it to be a U.S. spy plane, the passenger jet was shot down by a Soviet SU-15 fighter - after it had tracked the airliner for two hours. All 269 passengers (including a U.S. Representative from Georgia) and crew were killed.

1990 - In the year of Richard C Hoffman's passing, after 27 years in prison, Nelson Mandela, the leader of the movement to end South African apartheid was released on February 11th 1990.

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Richard C Hoffman died on September 6, 1990 at 85 years old. There is no known cause of death for Richard. He was buried in Indiantown Gap National Cemetery Section 3 Site 1056, Annville, Pa. He was born on September 5, 1905. We have no information about Richard's family or relationships. We know that Richard C Hoffman had been residing in Harrisburg, Dauphin County, Pennsylvania.

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