Thelma Armstrong (1909 - 1984)

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Thelma Armstrong
1909 - 1984
updated February 06, 2019
Thelma Armstrong was born on April 14, 1909. She died in April 1984 at 74 years old. We know that Thelma Armstrong had been residing in Grapeview, Mason County, Washington 98546.


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Thelma Armstrong died in April 1984 at age 74. She was born on April 14, 1909. We have no information about Thelma's surviving family. We know that Thelma Armstrong had been residing in Grapeview, Mason County, Washington 98546.
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In 1909, in the year that Thelma Armstrong was born, William Howard Taft became the 27th President of the United States on March 4th. Previously Secretary of War, Judge on the 6th Circuit Court of Appeals, Solicitor General of the U.S., and Governor of both the Philippines and Cuba, Taft was the only President who went on to become Chief Justice of the Supreme Court.

In 1915, by the time she was only 6 years old, in April, the Ottoman Empire rounded up, arrested, and deported 235 to 270 Armenian intellectuals and community leaders in Turkey. As their actions continued through the next several years, an estimated 600,000 to 1 million Armenians were killed by Turkish soldiers.

In 1941, Thelma was 32 years old when on December 7th, the Japanese attacked the military base at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. The surprise aerial attack damaged 8 U.S. battleships (6 later returned to service), including the USS Arizona, and destroyed 188 aircraft. 2,402 American citizens died and 1,178 wounded were wounded. On December 8th, the U.S. declared war on Japan and on December 11th, Germany and Italy (allies of Japan) declared war on the United States. World War II was in full swing.

In 1962, Thelma was 53 years old when on February 20th, Lt. Col. John H. Glenn, Jr. became the first American to orbit the Earth. The Friendship 7 flew three times around the earth in 4 hours and 55 minutes. At age 77, Glenn returned to space - the oldest person to fly in space.

In 1984, in the year of Thelma Armstrong's passing, due to outrage about "Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom" (it seemed too "dark" to many and it was rated PG), a new rating was devised - PG-13. The first film rated PG-13 was "Red Dawn".

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1902 - 1973
Coburg, Australia
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Nov 10, 1901 - January 1971
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Thelma E Armstrong
Feb 10, 1917 - Aug 24, 1976
Thelma M Armstrong
around 1896 - Dec 14, 1905
Thelma Armstrong
around 1907 - Jan 13, 1908
Thelma J. (Kenney) Armstrong
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Thelma D. (Edwards) Armstrong
Born: around 1961
Thelma C. (Savage) Armstrong
Born: around 1914
Thelma J. (Fields) Armstrong
Born: around 1959
Thelma B Armstrong
Feb 15, 1900 - Oct 22, 1997
Thelma H Armstrong
Sep 16, 1919 - June 1989
Lovington, NM
Thelma F Armstrong
Jan 24, 1914 - Jul 20, 1999
Medford, OR
Thelma M Armstrong
Oct 4, 1930 - Jul 28, 2000
Yakima, WA
Thelma K Armstrong
Jul 24, 1956 - Oct 21, 2009
Nuevo, CA
Thelma E Armstrong
Nov 25, 1910 - Mar 1, 2003
Clovis, CA
Thelma Armstrong
Sep 10, 1905 - March 1986
Renton, Washington
Thelma J Armstrong
Jan 13, 1913 - Aug 24, 1996
Bremerton, WA

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Henrietta E Armstrong
Mar 5, 1914 - Apr 12, 2003
Bainbridge Island, WA
Stanley Armstrong
Oct 7, 1900 - December 1966
Seattle, Washington
William Armstrong
Sep 4, 1890 - July 1973
San Bernardino, California
Robert Armstrong
Sep 10, 1911 - September 1973
Yakima, Washington
Milton Armstrong
May 8, 1908 - Oct 10, 2003
Watsonville, CA
Thelma J Armstrong
Jan 13, 1913 - Aug 24, 1996
Bremerton, WA
Clara M Armstrong
Sep 4, 1894 - Aug 31, 1988
Yakima, WA
Edith L Armstrong
Sep 27, 1901 - Aug 13, 1987
Federal Way, WA
Chester Armstrong
Dec 19, 1887 - February 1972
Yakima, Washington
Vincent L Armstrong
Dec 31, 1917 - Apr 25, 2001
Medford, OR
Wendal F Armstrong
Jan 19, 1913 - Aug 4, 1996
Vancouver, WA
Henry Armstrong
Oct 20, 1912 - May 5, 2002
Longview, WA
May Armstrong
Jul 7, 1891 - November 1980
Las Vegas, Nevada
Thomas R Armstrong
Jan 1, 1916 - Jan 31, 1994
Olympia, WA
Joe S Armstrong
Jul 18, 1916 - Mar 12, 1990
Las Vegas, NV
Laura Armstrong
Jul 2, 1898 - November 1981
Seattle, Washington
Malcolm Armstrong
Mar 23, 1903 - July 1977
Lynden, Washington
John H Armstrong
Feb 24, 1912 - Mar 16, 1989
Tacoma, WA
Floyd Armstrong
May 14, 1889 - May 1971
Shelton, Washington
Harry L Armstrong
Feb 9, 1913 - Feb 3, 1999
Port Orchard, WA

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Alfred J Peterson
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John Gardner
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James Calkins
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William Bell
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Thomas W Maughan
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Ilwaco, WA
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