Frank De Winton Anderson (1887 - 1917)

Frank De Winton Anderson
1887 - 1917
updated February 06, 2019
Frank De Winton Anderson was born around 1887. He died on May 5, 1917 at 30 years old.

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Frank De Winton Anderson

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Frank

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De Winton

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Male

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Grevillers British Cemetery Iii. C. 15., in France

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Service number: 4703
Rank: Private
Regiment: Australian Army Medical Corps
Unit/ship/squadron: 14th Field Amb.

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Frank De Winton Anderson passed away on May 5, 1917 at 30 years old. He was buried in Grevillers British Cemetery Iii. C. 15., France. He was born around 1887. We are unaware of information about Frank's family or relationships.
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1887 - 1917 World Events

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In 1887, in the year that Frank De Winton Anderson was born, on January 20th, the US Senate gave the US Navy the right to lease Pearl Harbor as a naval base. Pearl Harbor is on the island of Oahu, a part of the Hawaiian Islands. The Navy was given direction to maintain "a coaling and repair station" at the harbor.

In 1891, he was only 4 years old when on June 25th, in the July issue of The Strand Magazine in London, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's character Sherlock Holmes appeared in a series of short stories for the first time. Doyle eventually wrote 4 novels and 56 short stories with Holmes as the main character.

In 1895, Frank was only 8 years old when on September 3rd, in Latrobe, PA, the first professional football game was played. The game was between the Latrobe YMCA and the Jeannette Athletic Club. Latrobe won 12 - 0.

In 1900, at the age of just 13 years old, Frank was alive when when Floradora opened on Broadway. A huge success in London - opening in 1899 and running for 455 performances - the musical was even more successful in New York - running for 552 performances. The "Floradora girls" were the hit of the show - a "sextette of tall, gorgeous damsels, clad in pink walking costumes, black picture hats and carrying frilly parasols who swished onto the stage and captivated New York for no other reason than they were utterly stunning" ("tall and gorgeous" translated to 5'4"). A sensation, each Floradora girl was said to have married a millionaire.

In 1917, in the year of Frank De Winton Anderson's passing, 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.

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Other Frank Andersons

Unknown - Unknown
around 1890 - Mar 5, 1919
around 1898 - May 13, 1917
Unknown - Apr 27, 1944
around 1912 - Nov 14, 1942
around 1908 - Jan 20, 1942
around 1896 - Oct 11, 1918
around 1899 - Jul 28, 1918
around 1893 - Sep 27, 1915
Unknown - Jul 24, 1942

Other Andersons

Unknown - Jul 24, 1942
around 1893 - Sep 27, 1915
around 1899 - Jul 28, 1918
around 1896 - Oct 11, 1918
around 1908 - Jan 20, 1942
around 1912 - Nov 14, 1942
Unknown - Apr 27, 1944
around 1898 - May 13, 1917
around 1890 - Mar 5, 1919
Unknown - Jul 18, 1918
Unknown - Apr 25, 1918
around 1876 - Oct 28, 1919
around 1887 - Oct 31, 1917
around 1922 - Nov 15, 1943
around 1886 - Nov 27, 1918
around 1887 - Apr 6, 1916
around 1886 - Jan 16, 1943
Unknown - Oct 22, 1917
Unknown - Nov 16, 1916
around 1899 - Oct 1, 1918

Other Bios

Unknown - Jul 24, 1942
around 1893 - Sep 27, 1915
around 1899 - Jul 28, 1918
around 1896 - Oct 11, 1918
around 1908 - Jan 20, 1942
around 1912 - Nov 14, 1942
Unknown - Apr 27, 1944
around 1898 - May 13, 1917
around 1890 - Mar 5, 1919
Unknown - Jul 18, 1918
Unknown - Apr 25, 1918
around 1876 - Oct 28, 1919
around 1887 - Oct 31, 1917
around 1922 - Nov 15, 1943
around 1886 - Nov 27, 1918
around 1887 - Apr 6, 1916
around 1886 - Jan 16, 1943
Unknown - Oct 22, 1917
Unknown - Nov 16, 1916
around 1899 - Oct 1, 1918
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