George was born in Akron, Ohio on March 22, 1926. He passed away on August 12, 1999 at age 73 in Stafford, Virginia. George was a veteran of both World War II and the Korean War. He received a Purple Heart and Bronze Star.
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Korean War - Key Events
June 25, 1950
A massive artillery barrage from the North signals the beginning of the Korean War. Roughly 100,000 North Korean troops pour across the 38th parallel, and, although South Korean forces are driven back, they retire in good order.
These events are taken from the Encyclopedia Britannica