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World War II Soldier flag    Lester Louis  HANSEN

  (b. 14 January 1913 Hartford, Connecticut, USA   d. 25 December 1970 Florida, USA )  

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Lester Louis HANSEN was born 14 January 1913 in Hartford, Connecticut, USA. Lester Louis HANSEN was the child of Henry (Henrik) Valentin HANSEN   and   Henrietta Ruth BLESSING and the grandchild of: (maternal)  Carl "Charles" Theodore BLESSING and Frances Mary (Fannie) MESICK

Lester Louis was a soldier in World War II.

Marriage(s) and Child(ren):

He married  Elsie Flora FLECHNER 2 January 1934 in Manhattan, New York, USA .  Elsie Flora FLECHNER  was born 18 March 1913 in Farmington, Connecticut, USA.  She died 11 November 1978 in Florida, USA. 

Lester Louis HANSEN died 25 December 1970 in Florida, USA.


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Lester Louis HANSEN married flag  Elsie Flora FLECHNER-- Date: 2 January 1934 Place: Manhattan, New York, USA


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William and Lester Hansen
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14 January 1913
Hartford, Connecticut, USA

USA 1914 - Woodrow Wilson signs a Mother's Day proclamation.

World History 1914 - August 1 - World War I begins: Germany declares war on Russia and France and invades Belgium

USA 1915 - January 25 - First United States coast-to-coast long-distance telephone call,

World History 1915 - May 7 – WWI: Sinking of the RMS Lusitania: British ocean liner RMS Lusitania is sunk by Imperial German Navy U-boat U-20 off the south-west coast of Ireland, killing 1,198 civilians en route from New York to Liverpool.

USA 1916 - On May 30, 1916, President Woodrow Wilson issued a presidential proclamation establishing a national Flag Day on June 14.

USA 1917 - March 2 – The enactment of the Jones Act grants Puerto Ricans United States citizenship.

USA 1917 - April 6 – WWI: The United States declares war on Germany.

USA 1917 - June 5 – WWI: Conscription begins in the United States.

USA 1918 - March 19 – The United States Congress establishes time zones and approves daylight saving time (DST goes into effect on March 31).

World History 1918 - October 31 – The Hungarian government terminates the personal union with Austria, officially dissolving the Austro-Hungarian empire.

USA 1919 - June 4 – Women's rights: The United States Congress approves the 19th Amendment to the United States Constitution, which would guarantee suffrage to women, and sends it to the U.S. states for ratification.

World History 1919 - June 28 - The Treaty of Versailles is signed, blaming Germany for World War I and creating a League of Nations

USA 1919 - October 28 – Prohibition in the United States is authorized:

1920 Hartford County, Connecticut

name: Lester L Hansen
residence: , Hartford, Connecticut
estimated birth year: 1914
age: 6
birthplace: Connecticut
relationship to head of household: Son
gender: Male
race: White
marital status: Single
father's birthplace:
mother's birthplace:
film number: 1820184
digital folder number: 4294454
image number: 00012
sheet number: 3
Household Gender Age
parent Henry V Hansen M 32y
parent Henrietta Hansen F 31y
William R...

1930 Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut

name: Lester L Hansen
event: Census
event date: 1930
event place: Hartford, Hartford, Connecticut
gender: Male
age: 17
marital status: Single
race: White
birthplace: Connecticut
estimated birth year: 1913
immigration year:
relationship to head of household: Son
father's birthplace: Denmark
mother's birthplace: Connecticut
enumeration district number: 1
family number: 133
sheet number and letter: 6B
line number: 95
nara...

1934 Marriage / Partner
Lester Louis HANSEN and Elsie Flora FLECHNER 2 January 1934, Manhattan, New York, USA (New York City) (New Amsterdam)

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Name: Lester L Hansen
Gender: M (Male)
Residence Year: 1938
Street Address: B Rd2
Residence Place: Hartford, Connecticut
Occupation: Emp
Elsie F Hansen
Publication Title: Hartford, Connecticut, City Directory, 1938

USA 1938 - October 24 - The minimum wage is established by law in the United States.

USA 1939 - April 30 - World's Fair opens in New York City

World History 1939 - September 1 - World War II begins: Germany invades Poland

World History 1940 - May 10 - Winston Churchill becomes Prime Minister of Great Britain

USA 1941 - January 13 – All persons born in Puerto Rico since this day are declared U.S. citizens by birth, through U.S. federal law.

USA 1941 - December 7 - Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor

USA 1941 - December 8 - WWII: President of the United States Franklin D. Roosevelt delivers his "Infamy Speech"

World History 1941 - December 11 - Germany and Italy declare war on the United States. The U.S. responds in kind.

USA 1942 - February 2 – WWII: President of the United States Franklin D. Roosevelt signs an executive order directing the internment of Japanese Americans and the seizure of their property.

USA 1942 - June 4–June 7 – WWII: The Battle of Midway: The Japanese naval advance in the Pacific is halted.

USA 1942 - December 1 – Gasoline rationing begins in the United States.

USA 1943 - February 7 – WWII: In the United States, it is announced that shoe rationing will go into effect in 2 days.

USA 1943 - Penicillin first used successfully to treat a patient

World History 1944 - June 6 - WWII – D-Day:

World History 1945 - August 6 – WWII: Atomic bombing of Hiroshima: A United States B-29 Superfortress, the Enola Gay, drops an atomic bomb, codenamed "Little Boy", on Hiroshima, Japan, at 8:15 a.m. (local time).

World History 1945 - August 9 - Atomic bombing of Nagasaki: A United States B-29 Bomber, Bockscar, drops an atomic bomb, codenamed "Fat Man", on Nagasaki, Japan, at 11:02 a.m. (local time).

World History 1945 - September 2 - World War II ends

World History 1947 - February 25 - The German state of Prussia is officially abolished by the Allied Control Council.

World History 1948 - The State of Israel is officially created

World History 1949 - The Soviet Union successfully detonates an atomic weapon

World History 1949 - Communists under Mao assume power in China

USA 1950 - January 31 - President Harry S. Truman orders the development of the hydrogen bomb, in response to the detonation of the Soviet Union's first atomic bomb in 1949

World History 1950 - June 25 - Korean War begins when North Korean forces invade South Korea

USA 1953 - Dr. Jonas Salk, University of Pittsburg, announced successful testing of polio vaccine

World History 1953 - July 27 - Korean War ends

World History 1957 - October 4 - USSR launches Sputnik 1 - Space race begins

USA 1958 - NASA formed

USA 1960 - Civil Rights Act of 1960

USA 1961 - Vietnam War officially begins with 900 military advisors landing in Saigon

World History 1961 - East Germany begins construction of the Berlin Wall

USA 1962 - Cuban Missile Crisis

USA 1962 - April 21 - Seattle World's Fair (Century 21 Exposition) opens

USA 1963 - I Have a Dream Speech - Martin Luther King's Address at March on Washington August 28, 1963.

USA 1963 - November 22 - American President John F. Kennedy assassinated by Lee Harvey Oswald in Dallas, Texas

USA 1964 - April 22 - World's Fair opens in New York City

USA 1964 - Civil Rights Act of 1964

USA 1965 - Vietnam War - First U.S. ground combat forces arrive in South Vietnam

USA 1968 - Civil Rights Act of 1968

USA 1968 - Marin Luther King, Jr. Killed

USA 1968 - Presidential candidate Robert F. Kennedy assassinated on June 6 in Los Angeles

World History 1969 - July 20 - Apollo 11 - Man lands on the moon

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Name: Lester L Hansen
Gender: M (Male)
Residence Year: 1953
Street Address: Do
Residence Place: Hartford, Connecticut
Occupation: Trucking
Elsie F Hansen
Publication Title: Hartford, Connecticut, City Directory, 1953

1970 Death

First Name: Lester
Middle Name: L
Last Name: Hansen
Birth Date: Jan 14, 1913
Death Date: Dec 25, 1970
Age: 57
Death Location: Broward, FL
Record Type: Death Record
Collection: Florida State Death Records

Source Information
Source: Florida Department of Health Bureau of Vital Statistics
Years: 1970 - 1998
Description: This collection of Florida death records was compiled by the Florida State Department of Health, and covers years...Read MORE...

Died in Broward County, Florida

Name: Lester Hansen
Date of Birth: Tuesday January 14, 1913
Date of Death: December 1970
Est. Age at death: 57 years, 11 months
Last known residence:
State: Unknown
Social Security details:
State of Issue: Connecticut
Number: 041-16-5977

Lester is buried at: Lauderdale Memorial Park Fort Lauderdale Broward County Florida, USA
Hansen Lester L. 01-14-1913 12-25-1970 Block 5 Row 2 CT TORP2 US NAVY WW II IMG1365
Lauderdale Memorial Park
2001 SW 4th Avenue, Fort Lauderdale, Florida State Road 84 between I-95 and US 1/Federal Highway at SW 4th Avenue browardcem/ lauderdaleh.htm

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