Unbroken Events Timeline

1

Birth

July 26, 1917

New York

Moved to Torrance

August 1920

Started Track

February 1933

Graduated High School

June 1935

2

Olympic Trials

July 3 1936

Competed In Berlin Olympics

August 1, 1936 - August 16, 1936

Ran in the 5000 meter event

Attended USC

August 1938 - August 1941

3

Started Airforce Training

August 16 1942 - October 1942

Trained In Ephrata, Washington

Air Raid on Wake

December 23 1942

Air Raid on Nauru

April 17 1943

Plane Crashes

May 27 1943

Crashed going from Kualoa to Palmyra

4

Stranded on Life Raft

May 27 1943 - July 13 1943

Captured by Japanese Navy

July 13 1943

Life Raft reached the Marshall Islands and they were captured

In POW Camps

July 14 1943 - March 2 1945

Freed from POW Camp

March 2 1945

5

Arrived in the United States

October 1945

Got Married

May 25 1946

Louie Zamperini Dies

July 2 2014