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John 'Jack'  Antonucci / George 

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Giacomo Antonio 'John George' Antonucci
11/6/1863 - 12/23/1933

Almarinda 'Amelia' Mastrocola
1878 - 5/22/1956
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John 'Jack' Antonucci / George
8/28/1915 - 9/28/1962
(Shown at age 34)
John 'Jack' Antonucci / George was born on August 28, 1915 in Akron, Ohio and died on September 28, 1962 in New York, New York. He lived to be 47 years old.

He was born and raised in Akron, OH. He moved to New York and enlisted in the Army during WW II. He was awarded the Bronze Star.
Census1/9/1920 Akron Ward 1 OH (Summit County) 4 yrs old 
Dwelling# 353 house#66, 78 John Antonucci (age 56 born in Italy), Almerinda (41, born in Italy), Louis (17 Italy), Mary (14 NY), Susie (13 NY), Joseph (12, NY), Angelina (10 NY), Cathaleen (9, OH), Jenny (6, OH), Jack (4, OH) & Florance (0, OH). Borders - Nick DeFrank(47 Italy), Joe Matalina (30 Italy) & Joe Mont (55 France). They own their home on Spercer Dr. Native language for John and Almerinda is Italian, John immigrated to the US in 1903, Almerinda in 1904 and Louis in 1905. John was naturallzed in 1914. John and Louis are laborers at the Rubber Works.  
Census4/10/1930 Akron OH (Summit County) 14 yrs old 
Dwelling# 178 house#245 John G. Antonucci (age 66 born in Italy), Almerinda (52, born in Italy), Joseph (23, NY), Kathryn (19, NY), Jane G. (17, OH), John (13, OH), Florance (10, OH), Elaine (6, OH); son in law Joseph Castellica (24, Italy), Susan Castellica (22, NY), granddaughter Josephine Castellica (4, )H). They own their home, value of home $4500, They own a radio. Native language for John and Almerinda is Italian, they immigrated to the US in 1905. John is a laborer, Joseph is a truck driver for Paper Co., Kathryn is a laundress for private home. John, Florence attends school. Unknown what year Joseph Castellica immigrated, his native lang. Italian, he is a tire builder at a rubber co. Susan is a sales lady at a dept. store. They married at age 22 & 20. 
Military9/1/1942 New York City NY  27 yrs old 
US ARMY - John J. George -year born: 1915 -State born: Ohio -race: white- Height: 64, Weight: 146. Grade: Private -Branch: Warrant Officers - Civil Occupation: Tracktor Driver- Marital Status: Single, without dependents.  
Graveyard/Tombstone9/28/1962 Long Island National Cemetery NY (Farmingdale County) 47 yrs old 
John J. George - born 8/28/1915, died 9/28/1962 - Interment Date: 10/1/1962 -U.S. Veterans Gravesites - Section 2l, Site 6649.   Source:  U.S. Veterans Gravesites

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8 1923 Freud publishes "The Ego and the Id"
8 1923 Diphtheria vaccine is developed; Insulin is produced to treat diabetes
9 1924 Insecticides are used for the first time on crops
11 1926 Goddard launched the first liquid-fueled rocket
12 1927 The first television transmission was announced in England
13 1928 Big bang theory was introduced
21 1936 The first regular television broadcast happens in England
23 1938 Hahn, Strassmann, Meitner and Frisch discover nuclear fission
31 1946 The university of Pennsylvania develops the ENIAC computer, containing 18,000 vacuum tubes
32 1947 Researches at Bell Labs invent the first transistor
36 1951 The first color television is introduced in the U.S.
37 1952 The first sex-change surgery was performed to change George Jorgensen into Christine Jorgensen.
42 1957 Sputnik is launched by the Soviets and becomes the first artificial satellite to orbit the earth. It marks the beginning of the great "space race" between the Soviet Union and the U.S.
45 1960 The ruby laser was created by Maiman
47 1962 U.S. astronaut, John Glenn, orbits the earth
2 1917 NEWS HEADLINES: In June, the United States enters World War I on the side of the allies. The Russian Revolution ends the reign of the czars and thrusts Russia into communism.
4 1919 NEWS HEADLINES: World War I ends with the signing of The Versailles Treaty.
23 1938 NEWS HEADLINES: Orson Wells' radio production of H.G. Well's War of the Worlds causes a national panic.
24 1939 NEWS HEADLINES: The first regular television broadcast happens in the United States
26 1941 NEWS HEADLINES: December 7, 1941 -- Japan launches a surprise attack on Pearl Harbor and the US officially declares war on Japan the following day. World War II begins for American soldiers.
35 1950 NEWS HEADLINES: On June 25, the Korean War begins and the United Nations officially declaring war on North Korea two days later.
40 1955 NEWS HEADLINES: Rosa Parks refuses to give her seat to a white man on a bus in Montgomery, AL.
45 1960 NEWS HEADLINES: The first birth control pill was approved and made available to the public
12 1927 Charles Lindbergh becomes the first man to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean and Babe Ruth hits 60 home runs.
14 1929 Widespread prosperity of the 1920s ends abruptly with the stock market crash in October
15 1930 Drought in the Great Plains area begins, creating hardship for farm families in 19 states.
17 1932 Amelia Earhart becomes the first woman to fly solo across the Atlantic Ocean. The infant son of Charles Lindbergh is kidnapped and murdered.
18 1933 Franklin D. Roosevelt is elected president under his "New Deal" campaign. Frances Perkins becomes the first woman to hold a cabinet post when FDR appoints her secretary of labor. On December 5, the 21st Amendment is added to the Constitution, repealing Prohibition. Drinks for everyone!
19 1934 Congress passes the Indian Reorganization Act which allows remaining Indian tribes to reorganize.
19 1934 Farm families must leave the dust bowl-stricken Great Plains areas. The dust bowl includes areas in Kansas, Oklahoma, Texas, New Mexico, Nevada and Arkansas. Radio picks up the "Okie" songs. In all, 400,000 people leave the Great Plains.
20 1935 Congress passes the Social Security Act, giving elder Americans Social Security money for the first time.
24 1939 Hollywood releases The Wizard of Oz, one of the first films to be made in color.
28 1943 Japanese Americans are relocated to internment camps; Almost 400,000 coal miners go on strike; Race riots break out in Los Angeles and Detroit.
29 1944 On June 6, Allied forces invade Normandy (referred to as "D-Day")
30 1945 President Roosevelt dies; The United Nations is established; the first atomic bomb is dropped on Hiroshima.
39 1954 The nationally televised McCarthy hearings lead to Senator Joseph McCarthy's downfall; Segregation by race in schools is declared unconstitutional by the Supreme Court; Congress adds the words "under God" to the Pledge of Allegiance and requires "In God We Trust" to appear on all American currency.
47 1962 The Cuban missile crisis escalates and Americans prepare for a Nuclear War with Fidel Castro in Cuba.
2 1917 Germany uses airplanes to drop bombs in the early stages of World War I -- the first major military use of airplanes.
4 1919 The Versailles Treaty marks the official end of World War I.
5 1920 Adolph Hitler begins to organize the Nazi party in Germany; The Ku Klux Klan launches a recruitment campaign using mass marketing techniques to gain 85,000 new recruits; the first commercial broadcast is made.
23 1938 Hitler annexes Anschluss into Germany. At the Munich Conference, Germany is given a portion of Czechoslovakia.
24 1939 Hitler takes over all of Czechoslovakia. On Sept. 1st, Germany invades Poland. On Sept. 3rd, Great Britain and France declare war on Germany. World War II has begun.
30 1945 World War II ends with a Japanese delegation signing instrument of surrender aboard battleship Missouri in Tokyo Bay.
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Jack & Jean
Jack & Jean
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Jean Potenza
Born on March 28, 1914 and died on September 29, 2000.
They were married 1/1/1946.

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