Willie B Thomas (1929 - 2005)

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San Joaquin Valley National Cemetery
Section C-5 Site 856,
32053 West Mccabe Road, Santa Nella, Ca

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Last Known Residence

Greenville, Washington County, Mississippi

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Branch of service: Us Army
Rank attained: SGT

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1929 - In the year that Willie B Thomas was born, on October 29th (Black Tuesday), the stock market crashed in the United States. Billions of dollars were lost and some investors committed suicide as a result, having lost their fortunes. This ushered in the 12 year, worldwide Great Depression.

1939 - He was only 10 years old when on the 1st of September, Nazi Germany invaded Poland. On September 17th, the Soviet Union invaded Poland as well. Poland expected help from France and the United Kingdom, since they had a pact with both. But no help came. By October 6th, the Soviet Union and Nazi Germany held full control of the previously Polish lands. Eventually, the invasion of Poland lead to World War II.

1964 - By the time he was 35 years old, on February 9th, the Beatles appeared on The Ed Sullivan Show. 73 million people watched - although the Beatles couldn't be heard because of the loud screaming of the female teenage audience.

1968 - By the time he was 39 years old, on January 31st, the North Vietnamese launched the Tet Offensive, a turning point in the Vietnam War. 70,000 North Vietnamese and Viet Cong forces swarmed into South Vietnam. The South Vietnamese and US troops held off the offensive but it was such fierce fighting that the U.S. public began to turn against the war.

1975 - By the time he was 46 years old, in January, Popular Mechanics featured the Altair 8800 on it's cover. The Altair home computer kit allowed consumers to build and program their own personal computers. Thousands were sold in the first month.

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Willie B Thomas died on January 8, 2005 at 75 years old. No cause of death has been listed for Willie. He was buried in San Joaquin Valley National Cemetery Section C-5 Site 856, Santa Nella, Ca. He was born on May 30, 1929. We are unaware of information about Willie's family or relationships. We know that Willie B Thomas had been residing in Greenville, Washington County, Mississippi.

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