Willie Goss (1922 - 1985)

Willie Goss
1922 - 1985
updated February 06, 2019
Willie Goss was born on June 15, 1922. He died on July 10, 1985 at 63 years old.

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Memphis National Cemetery Section L Site 625GG, 3568 Townes Avenue, in Memphis, Tennessee 38122
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Branch of service: Us Army
Rank attained: PVT
Wars/Conflicts: World War Ii

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Willie Goss passed away on July 10, 1985 at age 63. He was buried in Memphis National Cemetery Section L Site 625GG, Memphis, Tennessee. He was born on June 15, 1922. We are unaware of information about Willie's family.
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In 1922, in the year that Willie Goss was born, on December 6th, the Irish Free State, a self-governing dominion of the British Empire, was officially proclaimed. While establishing some independence for the people of Ireland, it did not create a fully independent Ireland and the fighting continued.

In 1939, he was 17 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.

In 1944, when he was 22 years old, on June 6th, the largest amphibious invasion in history was launched - the Normandy landing (called D-Day). Soldiers from the United States, Britain, Canada, and the Free French landed on Normandy Beach and were later joined by Poland, Belgium, Czechoslovakia, Greece, and the Netherlands. Almost 5,000 landing and assault craft, 289 escort vessels, and 277 minesweepers were involved. Nearly 160,000 troops crossed the English Channel on D-Day - Allied casualties on the first day were at least 10,000. 4,414 were confirmed dead.

In 1951, at the age of 29 years old, Willie was alive when 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 1985, in the year of Willie Goss's passing, on March 15th, the first internet domain name was registered - Symbolics.com. Symbolics, Inc., a spinoff of the MIT AI Lab, was a computer manufacturer headquartered in Massachusetts. The company no longer exists and the domain name was sold 25 years later.

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