Edward Wenham Thomas (1892 - 1917)

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Dozinghem Military Cemetery Ix. F. 17.,
Belgium

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Military Service

Service number: 358088
Rank: Gunner
Regiment: Royal Garrison Artillery
Unit/ship/squadron: 62nd Siege Bty.

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Wenham

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Madison Ameera Thomas

Madison Ameera Thomas

Patricia Ann (White) Thomas

Patricia Ann (White) Thomas

Jane Thomas

Jane Thomas

Raymond Lewenthal.

Raymond Lewenthal.

Grace and Lars Karlsen, Jane Thomas

Grace and Lars Karlsen, Jane Thomas

Crown Hill Memorial Park.

Crown Hill Memorial Park.

Gayl J.Thomas M ineo

Gayl J.Thomas M ineo

Jane Thomas, 1960

Jane Thomas, 1960

Jane Thomas and Lars Berge Karlsen

Jane Thomas and Lars Berge Karlsen

Grace, Lars, and Angelita Jiskoot

Grace, Lars, and Angelita Jiskoot

Thomas /Anderson Girls

Thomas /Anderson Girls

Aryan Kayden Thomas

Aryan Kayden Thomas

Corey Devyn Thomas

Corey Devyn Thomas

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William and Joanna (Thomas) Haslam Madison Ameera Thomas Patricia Ann (White) Thomas Jane Thomas

Timeline

1892 - In the year that Edward Wenham Thomas was born, on August 4th, the father and stepmother of Lizzie Borden were found murdered. Lizzie was accused of the crime and on June 20th of the next year, she was acquitted of murder by a jury. But she was never acquitted in the public mind.

1905 - By the time he was just 13 years old, federal spending was $0.57 billion, unemployment was 4.3%, and the cost of a first-class stamp was $0.02. Current U.S. government spending is $4.268 trillion.

1909 - Edward was 17 years old when the NAACP was founded by W. E. B. Du Bois. The organization focused on legal strategies designed to confront the critical civil rights issues of the day - which included lynching and segregation in schools. The goal was to secure for all people the rights guaranteed in the 13th, 14th, and 15th Amendments to the United States Constitution.

1910 - Edward was 18 years old when Halley's comet, which returns past the earth every 75 - 76 years was observed photographically for the first time. Two fortuitous events occurred - photography had been invented since the last time the comet had passed and the comet was relatively close. There was panic because one astronomer claimed that the gas from its tail "would impregnate the atmosphere and possibly snuff out all life on the planet." People bought gas masks, "anti-comet pills" and "anti-comet umbrellas".

1917 - In the year of Edward Wenham Thomas's passing, it is believed that a worldwide influenza pandemic began in Asia. By 1920, it is estimated that 50 - 100 million died throughout the world (3 - 5% of the population). In the U.S. alone, 500,000 perished from what came to be called the Spanish Flu or the 1918 flu.

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Edward Wenham Thomas passed away on October 13, 1917 at age 25. No cause of death has been listed for Edward. He was buried in Dozinghem Military Cemetery Ix. F. 17., Belgium. He was born around 1892. We are unaware of information about Edward's family.

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