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 27, 1950
The United Nations Security Council adopts Resolution 83, authorizing UN member states to provide military assistance to South Korea. The Soviets, who could have vetoed the resolution, are boycotting the proceedings because the Nationalist government on Taiwan still occupies China’s seat on the Security Council. Seoul falls the following day.
These events are taken from the Encyclopedia Britannica