Arthur Dixon (1896 - 1917)

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Cause of death

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Burial / Funeral

Gaza War Cemetery Xxix. E. 10.,
Israel And Palestine (including Gaza)

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Military Service

Service number: 300293
Rank: Private
Regiment: Essex Regiment
Unit/ship/squadron: 1st/7th Bn.

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1896 - In the year that Arthur Dixon was born, on January 28th, the first ticket for speeding - called "furious driving" - was issued. Walter Arnold of Kent England was fined 1 shilling plus costs - for going 8 mph. The speed limit was 2 mph.

1898 - Arthur was only 2 years old when on March 24th, Robert Allison of Pennsylvania became the first person to buy an American-built car. He bought a Winton, which he had seen in an advertisement in Scientific American. The Winton, built in Ohio, was made by hand and came with a leather roof, padded seats, gas lamps, and tires made by B.F. Goodrich.

1904 - At the age of only 8 years old, Arthur was alive when the United States acquired the Panama Canal Zone. Now an unincorporated territory of the U.S., the Canal Zone had been previously held by the French, who were constructing a canal. The U.S. took over the construction of the Panama Canal and it was finally finished in 1914, when it was opened to commercial shipping. The United States held the Canal Zone until 1979.

1915 - By the time he was 19 years old, the Germans first used poison gas as a weapon at the second Battle of Ypres during World War I. While noxious gases had been used since ancient times, this was the first use of poisonous gas - in this case, lethal chlorine gas - in modern war. Subsequently, the French and British - as well as the United States when they entered World War 1 - developed and used lethal gas in war.

1917 - In the year of Arthur Dixon's passing, in April, the U.S. entered World War I, declaring war against Germany. President Wilson had previously declared neutrality in the war - a position supported by the majority of Americans - but after Germany declared that they would sink all ships trading with Great Britain and sunk U.S. ships, public opinion began to change. Then the Lusitania was sunk, killing 1,201 - including 128 Americans - and more U.S. ships were sunk. The U.S. could stand aside no longer.

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Arthur Dixon passed away on November 2, 1917 at age 21. No cause of death has been entered for Arthur. He was buried in Gaza War Cemetery Xxix. E. 10., Israel And Palestine (including Gaza). He was born around 1896. We have no information about Arthur's family.

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