Wilburn C Abbott (1915 - 1990)

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Nashville National Cemetery
Section II Site 370,
1420 Gallatin Road, South, Madison, Tn

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Branch of service: Us Marine Corps
Rank attained: PVT
Wars/Conflicts: World War Ii

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Michael Charles Abbott

Michael Charles Abbott

Mark Thurman Abbott

Mark Thurman Abbott

Jessie Todd Abbott

Jessie Todd Abbott

Jerry & Glendine (Bass) Abbott

Jerry & Glendine (Bass) Abbott

Bessie Abbott

Bessie Abbott

Glendine Bass Abbott

Glendine Bass Abbott

Harold Warren Carr

Harold Warren Carr

Ralph & Maude Sharp Family

Ralph & Maude Sharp Family

Melvin Lemond Abbott

Melvin Lemond Abbott

Beatrice Abbott

Beatrice Abbott

David F Abbott

David F Abbott

Glendine Bass Abbott

Glendine Bass Abbott

Eugene & Rossmore Abbott, Rhode Island

Eugene & Rossmore Abbott, Rhode Island

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Booker T. Washington & guests Michael Charles Abbott Mark Thurman Abbott Jessie Todd Abbott

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1915 - In the year that Wilburn C Abbott was born, the Germans first used poison gas as a weapon at the second Battle of Ypres during World War I. While noxious gases had been used since ancient times, this was the first use of poisonous gas - in this case, lethal chlorine gas - in modern war. Subsequently, the French and British - as well as the United States when they entered World War 1 - developed and used lethal gas in war.

1937 - By the time he was 22 years old, on May 6th, the German zeppelin the Hindenburg caught fire and blew up. The Hindenburg was a passenger ship traveling to Frankfurt Germany. It tried to dock in New Jersey, one of the stops, and something went wrong - it blew up. Thirty-six people were killed out of the 97 on board - 13 passengers, 22 crewmen, and one ground worker. The reasons for the explosion are still disputed.

1974 - By the time he was 59 years old, on February 5th, Patty Hearst, age 19 - granddaughter of William Randolph Hearst and daughter of publisher of the San Francisco Examiner Randolph Hearst - was kidnapped by the Symbionese Liberation Army, a left wing terrorist group. She was found, alive, 19 months later.

1985 - He was 70 years old when on March 7th, the song "We Are the World" was released as a charity effort to alleviate the African famine. The song was written by Michael Jackson and Lionel Richie, and produced by Quincy Jones. They were joined by 37 other famous singers in the recording studio and a phenomena had begun

1990 - In the year of Wilburn C Abbott'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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Wilburn C Abbott died on March 6, 1990 at 74 years of age. There is no known cause of death for Wilburn. He was buried in Nashville National Cemetery Section II Site 370, Madison, Tn. He was born on July 10, 1915. We have no information about Wilburn's surviving family. We know that Wilburn C Abbott had been residing in .

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