William David Arnold (1921 - 1962)

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Birth

Death


St. Charles County, Missouri

Cause of death

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Burial / Funeral

Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery
Section OPS2 Site 1944B,
2900 Sheridan Road, St. Louis, Mo

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Military Service

Branch of service: Us Army Air Forces
Rank attained: AVN CADET
Wars/Conflicts: World War Ii

Middle name

David

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Gender

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1921 - In the year that William David Arnold was born, in May, the Emergency Quota Act - or Emergency Immigration Act - was passed. The law restricted the number of immigrants to 357,000 per year. It also established an immigration quota in which only 3 per cent of the total population of any ethnic group already in the USA in 1910, could be admitted to America after 1921. Although the Act was supposed to be temporary, it stayed in effect until 1965.

1924 - At the age of merely 3 years old, William was alive when Macy's department store in New York held its first "Thanksgiving parade" on November 27th at 9a - during church services but leaving plenty of time to attend the big football game between Syracuse and Columbia universities. The parade was held as a way to promote the opening of the “World’s Largest Store” and its 1 million square feet of retail space in Manhattan’s Herald Square. The parade was 6 miles long and included floats, Macy's employees dressed as clowns, cowboys, and sword-wielding knights, and animals from Central Park Zoo. Santa Claus, of course, brought up the rear - opening the Christmas shopping season for Macy's.

1936 - When he was only 15 years old, on November 3rd, President Franklin Delano Roosevelt was reelected to a second term. He ran against Republican Governor Alf Landon (Kansas), defeating Landon in the popular vote by 60.8% to 36.5%. Vermont and Maine were the only two states in which Landon won. John Nance Garner IV became the Vice-President in this election.

1954 - William was 33 years old when on May 17th, the Supreme Court released a decision on Brown v. Board of Education of Topeka. The ruling stated that state laws establishing separate public schools for black and white students was unconstitutional thus paving the way for integration in schools.

1962 - In the year of William David Arnold's passing, 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.

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William David Arnold died on December 10, 1962 in Missouri at 41 years of age. There is no listed cause of death. He was buried in Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery Section OPS2 Site 1944B, St. Louis, Mo. He was born on February 21, 1921. There is no information about William's family.

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