Walter T Smalley (1910 - 1993)

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Walter T Smalley
1910 - 1993
updated February 06, 2019
Walter T Smalley was born on June 10, 1910. He died on December 4, 1993 at 83 years old. We know that Walter T Smalley had been residing in Bay Springs, Jasper County, Mississippi 39422.

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Walter T Smalley passed away on December 4, 1993 at age 83. He was born on June 10, 1910. We have no information about Walter's family or relationships. We know that Walter T Smalley had been residing in Bay Springs, Jasper County, Mississippi 39422.
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1910 - 1993 World Events

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In 1910, in the year that Walter T Smalley was born, the Boy Scouts of America was incorporated. U.S. publisher W.D. Boyce was visiting England when he became lost in the London fog. An unknown Boy Scout helped him find his way out, declining a tip (he said that he was a Boy Scout and was doing his good deed for the day). Boyce was so impressed that he incorporated the Boy Scouts of America when he returned home. Its purpose was "to teach boys patriotism, courage, self-reliance, and kindred values."

In 1921, he was just 11 years old when on November 11th, the first burial was held at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Arlington National Cemetery. The body of an unknown soldier - selected by Army Sgt. Edward F. Younger who was highly decorated for valor and received the Distinguished Service Cross in "The Great War" - was brought back from France (World War 1) and placed in the newly completed tomb. President Warren G. Harding officiated at the interment ceremonies.

In 1951, when he was 41 years old, on April 5th, Julius and Ethel Rosenberg (husband and wife) were sentenced to death for treason. They were executed on June 19th. American citizens, they were convicted of spying for the Soviet Union. Their two young sons were adopted by a high school teacher and his wife.

In 1986, by the time he was 76 years old, on January 28th, the space shuttle Challenger exploded 73 seconds after launch. All seven crew members died. The cause of the explosion was later found to be a failed O-ring. The O-ring failure was due to the unusually cold conditions at Cape Canaveral.

In 1993, in the year of Walter T Smalley's passing, on February 26th, a truck bomb exploded in the garage under the North Tower of the World Trade Center. While the bomb didn't do what was planned (collapse the North Tower into the South Tower), it did kill six people and injured thousands of people.

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Jan 23, 1912 - January 1992
Helena, AR
Johnnie Smalley
May 13, 1907 - April 1972
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Margie Smalley
Mar 7, 1900 - March 1977
Woodrow W Smalley
Jun 2, 1919 - May 20, 1997
Mc Crory, AR
Irene O Smalley
Mar 4, 1923 - May 6, 1990
Ben F Smalley
May 28, 1927 - Jul 29, 2002
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Daisy Smalley
Jan 18, 1912 - April 1982
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Effie Smalley
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