Alexander Mcgregor (1896 - 1914)

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Chauny Communal Cemetery British Extension 5. I. 3.,
France

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Service number: 9571
Rank: Lance Corporal
Regiment: Cameron Highlanders
Unit/ship/squadron: 1st Bn.

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Gene and Donna Morgan

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Gene and Donna Morgan

Gene and Donna Morgan

Gene and Donna Morgan

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Donna Loraine McGregor

Donna Loraine McGregor

Maggie Willard McGregor

Maggie Willard McGregor

Andrew Grewar Mcgregor

Andrew Grewar Mcgregor

White Wing Ranch photo

White Wing Ranch photo

Mary Tate, Martha & Charles Mitchell, Tennessee

Mary Tate, Martha & Charles Mitchell, Tennessee

James Douglas & Mary Jane (McGregor) Tate

James Douglas & Mary Jane (McGregor) Tate

Rosalia Kansas High School Class of 1931

Rosalia Kansas High School Class of 1931

William Campbell McGregor

William Campbell McGregor

McGregor sisters

McGregor sisters

Berrington and Shaffer families

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1896 - In the year that Alexander Mcgregor was born, on January 4th, Utah became the 45th state in the United States. After the LDS Church banned polygamy in 1890, Utah's application for statehood became acceptable to Congress and the Utah Territory became Utah..

1902 - At the age of just 6 years old, Alexander was alive when the world famous Italian tenor, Enrico Caruso, made the first gramophone recording by a popular singer. Accompanied by only a piano, his voice recordings became a big seller and did much to popularize the new-fangled gramophone. He had to sing into a metal "horn" that relayed his voice to a metal disc. And the songs had to be under 4 and a half minutes!

1908 - When he was only 12 years old, unemployment in the U.S. was at 8.0% and the cost of a first-class stamp was 2 cents while the population in the United States was 88,710,000. The world population was almost 4.4 billion.

1911 - By the time he was just 15 years old, Norwegian explorer Roald Amundsen became the first man to reach the South Pole, along with four fellow Norwegian explorers. After hearing that Peary had beaten him to the North Pole, Amundsen decided to tackle the South Pole. On December 14th, he succeeded.

1914 - In the year of Alexander Mcgregor's passing, in June, Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria was assassinated by a Yugoslavian national. Austria-Hungary delivered an ultimatum to Serbia. Other major powers took sides - and World War I began: Austria declared war on Serbia; Germany on Russia and France; Britain on Germany . . . and on it went until most of the world was embroiled in the war.

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Alexander Mcgregor died on September 14, 1914 at 18 years of age. No cause of death has been listed for Alexander. He was buried in Chauny Communal Cemetery British Extension 5. I. 3., France. He was born around 1896. There is no information about Alexander's family or relationships.

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