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Rufus Cologne “RC” DavisAge: 87 years19312018

Name
Rufus Cologne “RC” Davis
Given names
Rufus Cologne
Surname
Davis
Name suffix
Jr.
Nickname
RC
Birth May 12, 1931
Census April 5, 1940 (Age 8 years)
Pearl Harbor 1941 (Age 9 years)
Note: Japanese conduct surprise attack on the U. S. fleet at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii, forcing U. S. entry into World War II.
German Surrender WWII 1945 (Age 13 years)
Note: Unconditional surrender of all German Forces to western allies, ending WWII in the European Theater.
Hiroshima Bombed 1945 (Age 13 years)
Note: U. S. conducts worlds first nuclear attack on Hiroshima, Japan.
Nagasaki Bombed 1945 (Age 13 years)
Note: U. S. conducts worlds second, and thus far last, nuclear attack on Nagasaki, Japan.
Japanese Surrender WWII 1945 (Age 13 years)
Note: Unconditional surrender of all Japanese Forces to western allies, ending WWII in the Pacific Theater.
Death July 26, 2018 (Age 87 years)
Burial July 29, 2018 (3 days after death)