Arthur Dixon (1921 - 1943)

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Highgate Cemetery Square 162. Grave 48421.,
United Kingdom

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Service number: 906757
Rank: Private
Regiment: Army Air Corps

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Tina Leann Dixon

Tina Leann Dixon

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Stanley Dixon

Stanley Dixon

Patricia L Hill

Patricia L Hill

Robert Dixon & Riggins Family

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Gordon Dixon

Gordon Dixon

Spec David Allen Dixon

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Elizabeth (Leubner) Dixon

Elizabeth (Leubner) Dixon

Spec David Allen Dixon

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Ralph E Dixon

Ralph E Dixon

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Richard A Dixon Sr. Tina Leann Dixon Williams Family Stanley Dixon

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1921 - In the year that Arthur Dixon was born, on March 4, Warren G. Harding became President. Previously a U.S. Senator, Lieutenant Governor, and Ohio State Senator, Harding was a popular President. But many scandals plagued his short administration (he died in office after 2 and a half years), including the revelations of one of his mistresses and the Teapot Dome scandal. Historically, Harding is rated as one of the worst Presidents.

1925 - By the time he was merely 4 years old, gangster Al "Scarface" Capone took over the Chicago bootlegging racket at age 26. Previously right hand man to boss Johnny Torrio, Capone took over when Torrio was shot and severely injured and decided to resign. The bootlegging and brothel organization was massive and when asked what he did, Capone often replied "I am just a businessman, giving the people what they want".

1931 - He was only 10 years old when in March, “The Star Spangled Banner” officially became the national anthem by congressional resolution. Other songs had previously been used - among them, "My Country, 'Tis of Thee", "God Bless America", and "America the Beautiful". There was fierce debate about making "The Star Spangled Banner" the national anthem - Southerners and veterans organizations supported it, pacifists and educators opposed it.

1935 - He was only 14 years old when on August 14, the Social Security Act was signed into law. The purpose was to "provide federal assistance to those unable to work". The law established the Social Security Administration whose primary focus was to "provide aid for the elderly, the unemployed, and children". The Act survived many Supreme Court challenges and the Administration continues until today.

1943 - In the year of Arthur Dixon's passing, on September 3rd, the Armistice of Cassibile was signed in Sicily. Under the terms of the Armistice, Italy surrendered to the Allied Powers. After the Armistice was made public on September 8th, Germany attacked and occupied Italy. It took 20 months of fighting for the Allies to reach the northern borders of Italy.

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Arthur Dixon passed away on October 12, 1943 at age 22. No cause of death has been entered. He was buried in Highgate Cemetery Square 162. Grave 48421., United Kingdom. He was born around 1921. There is no information about Arthur's surviving family.

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