William H Gainey

(born 1923)

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William H Gainey
1923
Born
c. 1923
Last Known Residence
Chesterfield County, South Carolina United States
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William H Gainey was born c. 1923. We know that William H Gainey had been residing in Chesterfield County, South Carolina United States.
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William H Gainey
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William H Gainey
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Chesterfield County, South Carolina United States
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William Gainey was born
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White, Citizen
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Grammar School
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Farm Hands, General Farms

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Military serial#: 34644779
Enlisted: February 3, 1943 in Ft Jackson Columbia South Carolina
Military branch: Branch Immaterial - Warrant Officers, Usa
Rank: Private, Selectees (enlisted Men)
Terms of enlistment: Enlistment For The Duration Of The War Or Other Emergency, Plus Six Months, Subject To The Discretion Of The President Or Otherwise According To Law
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William H Gainey was born c. 1923. We have no information about William's family. We know that William H Gainey had been residing in Chesterfield County, South Carolina United States.

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In 1923, in the year that William H Gainey was born, the Teapot Dome scandal became the subject of an investigation by Senator Walsh and severely damaged the reputation of the Harding administration. Secretary of the Interior Albert Bacon Fall was convicted of accepting bribes from oil companies and became the first Cabinet member to go to prison. At the time, the Teapot Dome scandal was seen as "greatest and most sensational scandal in the history of American politics".

In 1945, on August 15th, Imperial Japan announced its surrender. On September 2nd, a formal agreement of surrender was signed. Japan and nine other states signed the Japanese Instrument of Surrender in Tokyo Bay, calling for the return of all Allied prisoners of war and subordinating the authority of the emperor and the Japanese government to the Supreme Commander for the Allied Powers. VJ (Victory in Japan) Day was celebrated in the United States on August 14th and 15th. World War II was over.

In 1969, on January 20th, Richard M. Nixon became the 37th President of the United States. Previously the Vice President to President Eisenhower, Nixon was the only President to resign in office - in his second term.

In 1978, on July 25th, Louise Brown, the first "test-tube baby", was born at Oldham Hospital in London. Louise was conceived through IVF (in vitro fertilization), a controversial and experimental procedure at the time.

In 1981, on August 1st, MTV debuted. It was the first music video TV channel. The first music video played was the Buggles' "Video Killed the Radio Star" - the second was Pat Benatar's "You Better Run".

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