George Francis Edward Boyd (1897 - 1916)

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Wimereux Communal Cemetery Iii. I. 1.,
France

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Rank: Lieutenant
Regiment: Seaforth Highlanders
Unit/ship/squadron: 10th Bn.

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Francis Edward

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Jimmy Devon Boyd

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Jimmy Devon Boyd and John Forsythe

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Jimmy Devon Boyd and Betty White

Jimmy Devon Boyd and Betty White

Jimmy Devon Boyd on Bacelor Father

Jimmy Devon Boyd on Bacelor Father

Jimmy Devon Boyd

Jimmy Devon Boyd

Jimmy Devon Boyd

Jimmy Devon Boyd

Jimmy Devon Boyd middle-aged

Jimmy Devon Boyd middle-aged

Jimmy Devon Boyd and Perry Como

Jimmy Devon Boyd and Perry Como

Jimmy Devon Boyd

Jimmy Devon Boyd

Jimmy Devon Boyd

Jimmy Devon Boyd

Jimmy Devon Boyd

Jimmy Devon Boyd

Jimmy Devon Boyd

Jimmy Devon Boyd

Susan Corrie (Governo) Boyd Family

Susan Corrie (Governo) Boyd Family

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Keron Kay (Boyd) Kerns Jimmy Devon Boyd Jimmy Devon Boyd and John Forsythe Jimmy Devon Boyd and Betty White

Timeline

1897 - In the year that George Francis Edward Boyd was born, on September 21st, editor and publisher Francis P. Church responded to a letter to the editor from Virginia O'Hanlon, 8 years old. Virginia's father had told her that "If you see it in The Sun, it's so." So she wrote to the Sun, asking if there was a Santa Claus. Church responded with the now famous editorial "Yes, Virginia, there is a Santa Claus".

1905 - By the time he was only 8 years old, the German born physicist, Albert Einstein, proposed the Special Theory of Relativity: 1) that observers can never detect uniform motion except relative to other objects and that 2) unlike the velocity of massive objects, the speed of light is a constant and is the same for all observers independent of their constant velocity toward or away from the light source. Not such simple concepts that lead to the equation everyone now knows: E = mc2.

1907 - When he was just 10 years old, the state of Oklahoma was admitted to the United States on November 16. Previously called "Oklahoma Territory" and "Indian Territory", the two areas were merged and Oklahoma became the 46th state. It is the 28th most populous state.

1910 - By the time he was only 13 years old, Angel Island, which is in San Francisco Bay, became the immigration center for Asians entering U.S. It was often referred to as "The Ellis Island of the West". Due to restrictive laws against Chinese immigration, many immigrants spent years on the island.

1916 - In the year of George Francis Edward Boyd's passing, the Battle of Verdun was fought from February through December. It was the largest and longest battle of World War I, lasting 303 days. The original estimates were 714,231 casualties - 377,231 French and 337,000 German, an average of 70,000 casualties a month. Current estimates are even larger. The Battle of the Somme was also fought from July through September of the same year. Original estimates were 485,000 British and French casualties and 630,000 German casualties.

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George Francis Edward Boyd died on October 19, 1916 at age 19. There is no listed cause of death. He was buried in Wimereux Communal Cemetery Iii. I. 1., France. He was born around 1897. We have no information about George's surviving family.

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