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Willem Karel van BennekomAge: 84 years18801964

Willem Karel van Bennekom
Given names
Willem Karel
van Bennekom
Birth February 24, 1880
Historical Event
Spanish-American War
between April 1898 and August 1898 (Age 18 years)
Note: The Spanish-American War was a conflict in 1898 between Spain and the United States, the result of American intervention in the Cuban War of Independence -


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Polio Epidemic
1916 (Age 35 years)

Note: Over 7,000 deaths and 27,363 cases reported in America's worst polio (infantile paralysis) epidemic -
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World War I
between 1917 and November 1918 (Age 36 years)

Note: The United States enters 'The Great War' where more than nine million combatants were killed-


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Spanish Influenza Epidemic
1918 (Age 37 years)

Note: Spanish Influenza killed over 500,000 people in the United States, and somewhere between 20 and 40 million in what has been cited as the most devastating epidemic in history -
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The Great Depression
October 1929 (Age 49 years)

Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century -


Civil marriageTheresia “Trees” KokView this family
September 13, 1939 (Age 59 years)
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World War II
between December 1941 and August 1945 (Age 61 years)

Note: The United States enters World War II after the attack at Pearl Harbor, a global war that involved the vast majority of the world's nations and including all of the great powers -


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Korean War
between 1950 and 1953 (Age 69 years)

Note: The Korean War was a war between the Republic of Korea (South Korea), supported by the United Nations, and the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (North Korea), at one time supported by the People's Republic of China and the Soviet Union.
Death May 9, 1964 (Age 84 years) Age: 84
Family with Theresia “Trees” Kok - View this family
Willem Karel van Bennekom
Birth: February 24, 1880Rotterdam, Rotterdam, Zuid-Holland, Nederland
Death: May 9, 1964's-Gravenhage, 's-Gravenhage, Zuid-Holland, Nederland
Theresia Kok (1910)Theresia “Trees” Kok
Birth: November 12, 1897 34 37's-Gravenhage, 's-Gravenhage, Zuid-Holland, Nederland
Death: June 22, 1984's-Gravenhage, 's-Gravenhage, Zuid-Holland, Nederland
Marriage: September 13, 1939's-Gravenhage, 's-Gravenhage, Zuid-Holland, Nederland