Walter L Morphew Sr (1918 - 2000)

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Walter L Morphew
1918 - 2000
updated February 06, 2019
Walter L Morphew Sr was born on October 12, 1918. He died on October 13, 2000 at 82 years of age. We know that Walter L Morphew Sr had been residing in Lavaca, Sebastian County, Arkansas 72941.

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Ft. Smith National Cemetery Section 17 Site 654, 522 Garland Avenue And South 6th St, in Fort Smith, Arkansas 72901

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Lavaca, Sebastian County, Arkansas 72941

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

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Walter L Morphew Sr passed away on October 13, 2000 at age 82. He was buried in Ft. Smith National Cemetery Section 17 Site 654, Fort Smith, Arkansas. He was born on October 12, 1918. We are unaware of information about Walter's immediate family. We know that Walter L Morphew Sr had been residing in Lavaca, Sebastian County, Arkansas 72941.
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In 1918, in the year that Walter L Morphew Sr was born, following European countries, Daylight Saving Time went into effect in the United States in March. It was an effort to conserve fuel needed to produce electric power. This was a war effort and proved unpopular so in most areas of the United States, Daylight Saving Time ended after World War I. It returned during World War II.

In 1930, when he was only 12 years old, as head of the Motion Picture Producers and Distributors of America, William Hays established a code of decency that outlined what was acceptable in films. The public - and government - had felt that films in the '20's had become increasingly risque and that the behavior of its stars was becoming scandalous. Laws were being passed. In response, the heads of the movie studios adopted a voluntary "code", hoping to head off legislation. The first part of the code prohibited "lowering the moral standards of those who see it", called for depictions of the "correct standards of life", and forbade a picture from showing any sort of ridicule towards a law or "creating sympathy for its violation". The second part dealt with particular behavior in film such as homosexuality, the use of specific curse words, and miscegenation.

In 1948, when he was 30 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.

In 1967, at the age of 49 years old, Walter was alive when on November 7th, President Johnson signed legislation passed by Congress that created the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB), which would later become PBS and NPR. The legislation required CPB to operate with a "strict adherence to objectivity and balance in all programs or series of programs of a controversial nature".

In 1983, Walter was 65 years old when physicist Sally K. Ride, 32, became the first US woman astronaut in space as a crew member aboard space shuttle Challenger on June 18th. She was also the youngest (32) astronaut to go into space. Soviet cosmonaut Valentina Tereshkova was the first woman in space in 1963.

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