Ernest Michael Evans (1923 - 1944)

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Secqueville-en-bessin War Cemetery Ii. A. 6.,
France

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Service number: 5734047
Rank: Private
Regiment: Dorsetshire Regiment
Unit/ship/squadron: 4th Bn.

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Michael

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Susan Elizabeth Evans

Susan Elizabeth Evans

Cora Elizabeth (Amelang) Evans

Cora Elizabeth (Amelang) Evans

Roger Evans

Roger Evans

Robert Thomas Evans

Robert Thomas Evans

Anita L Evans

Anita L Evans

Irma Madaline (Evans) Miller

Irma Madaline (Evans) Miller

Jane (Robson) Evans

Jane (Robson) Evans

John Evans

John Evans

Madge Evans 002

Madge Evans 002

Madge Evans 001

Madge Evans 001

Heidi and Rebecca Clarke

Heidi and Rebecca Clarke

Rebecca Clarke, 1936

Rebecca Clarke, 1936

Hans Clarke and Rebecca Evans

Hans Clarke and Rebecca Evans

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Rebecca Evans Susan Elizabeth Evans Cora Elizabeth (Amelang) Evans Roger Evans

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1923 - In the year that Ernest Michael Evans was born, on November 8th and 9th, Adolf Hitler and his followers (the early Nazi party) staged the "Beer Hall Putsch" in Munich in an attempt to take over Bavaria (a state in Germany). They failed. Hitler was charged with treason and convicted, receiving a sentence of 5 years. He served under 1 year in jail.

1926 - At the age of only 3 years old, Ernest was alive when on October 31st, Harry Houdini died in Michigan. Houdini was the most famed magician of his time and perhaps of all time, especially for his acts involving escapes - from handcuffs, straitjackets, chains, ropes slung from skyscrapers, and more. He was president of the Society of American Magicians and stringently upheld professional ethics. He died of complications from a ruptured appendix. Although he had received a blow to the area a couple of days previously, the connection between the blow and his appendicitis is disputed.

1929 - When he was only 6 years old, on March 4th, Herbert Hoover became the 31st President of the United States. Early in his presidency, the October stock market crash - "Black Tuesday" - occurred, which lead to the Great Depression. None of his economic policies were able to make a dent in the Depression. This lead to one term and the election of Democrat Franklin D. Roosevelt winning the 1933 election in a landslide.

1930 - When he was merely 7 years old, as head of the Motion Picture Producers and Distributors of America, William Hays established a code of decency that outlined what was acceptable in films. The public - and government - had felt that films in the '20's had become increasingly risque and that the behavior of its stars was becoming scandalous. Laws were being passed. In response, the heads of the movie studios adopted a voluntary "code", hoping to head off legislation. The first part of the code prohibited "lowering the moral standards of those who see it", called for depictions of the "correct standards of life", and forbade a picture from showing any sort of ridicule towards a law or "creating sympathy for its violation". The second part dealt with particular behavior in film such as homosexuality, the use of specific curse words, and miscegenation.

1944 - In the year of Ernest Michael Evans's passing, on December 16th, The Battle of the Bulge began in the Ardennes forest on the Western Front. Lasting for a little over a month, the battle began with a surprise attack by Germany on the Allied forces The U.S. suffered their highest casualties of any operation in World War II - 89,000 were casualties, around 8,600 killed - but Germany also severely depleted their resources and they couldn't be replaced.

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Ernest Michael Evans passed away on July 10, 1944 at 21 years of age. No cause of death has been entered for Ernest. He was buried in Secqueville-en-bessin War Cemetery Ii. A. 6., France. He was born around 1923. We are unaware of information about Ernest's family or relationships.

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