Arthur Walter Hill (1886 - 1918)

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Arras Memorial Bay 6.,
France

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Service number: 204389
Rank: Private
Regiment: South Staffordshire Regiment
Unit/ship/squadron: 2nd/6th Bn.

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Walter

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Reuben Walker Mervine

Reuben Walker Mervine

Jeffrey W Kenney

Jeffrey W Kenney

Elmer Lile and Maggie Hill

Elmer Lile and Maggie Hill

Harold Hill

Harold Hill

Alice Mae (Range) Hill

Alice Mae (Range) Hill

Walter and Clara (Hill) Christman

Walter and Clara (Hill) Christman

Chrissy Hill

Chrissy Hill

Chrissy Hill

Chrissy Hill

Mary Edith Hill

Mary Edith Hill

John Ansley Hill Sr.

John Ansley Hill Sr.

Patricia L Hill

Patricia L Hill

Madeline (Hill) and Richard Gifford Willis

Madeline (Hill) and Richard Gifford Willis

Glenna F Smith

Glenna F Smith

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Betty Jean (Brittian) Hill Reuben Walker Mervine Jeffrey W Kenney Elmer Lile and Maggie Hill

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1886 - In the year that Arthur Walter Hill was born, on May 4th, a general strike began in Chicago. Workers were striking for an 8 hour workday and in protest of the killing - by police - of several workers the day before. When an unknown person threw a dynamite bomb, the strike became violent. Seven policemen were killed as well as 4 civilians. It became known as the Haymarket Riot and eventually resulted in an 8 hourwork day as well as commemorations on May 1st for worker's rights.

1896 - At the age of just 10 years old, Arthur was alive when on August 17th, the first pedestrian v car fatality occurred in Great Britain. Bridget Driscoll, age 44, was walking with her family on the grounds of The Crystal Palace in London when she was hit by a car driven by Arthur James Edsall. Edsall claimed to be going 4.5 mph and Driscoll's death was ruled an "accidental death" after an inquest.

1900 - He was merely 14 years old when the Austrian neurologist Sigmund Freud published his book (written in 1899) "The Interpretation of Dreams". Sigmund Freud, born Sigismund Schlomo Freud in May of 1856, is the "father of psychoanalysis". Although he was a medical doctor, he was fascinated with the psyche and hypothesized the existence of the id, the ego, the superego, the libido, the unconscious, the Oedipus complex, and more. These are concepts that are still used by modern psychology.

1917 - Arthur was 31 years old when the NHL (National Hockey League) was established as a response to the demise of the National Hockey Association (NHA). The first superstar of the League was "Phantom" Joe Malone of the Montreal Canadiens, a leading scorer with records that still stand. The Canadiens won the NHL championship over the Senators.

1918 - In the year of Arthur Walter Hill's passing, on November 1, an elevated train on the Brooklyn line of the subway - driven by an inexperienced operator because of a strike - tried to navigate a turn at 30mph. The limit on the curve was 6 mph. The 2nd and 3rd cars of the 5 car wooden train were badly damaged and at least 93 people were killed, making it the deadliest crash in New York subway history.

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Arthur Walter Hill died on March 21, 1918 at age 32. No cause of death has been entered. He was buried in Arras Memorial Bay 6., France. He was born around 1886. There is no information about Arthur's family.

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