George Vivian Davidson (1896 - 1917)

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George Vivian Davidson
1896 - 1917
updated February 06, 2019
George Vivian Davidson was born around 1896. He died on April 21, 1917 at 21 years old.

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George Vivian Davidson

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Vivian

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Basra Memorial Panel 37 And 64., in Iraq

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Service number: 1398
Rank: Private
Regiment: Seaforth Highlanders
Unit/ship/squadron: 1st Bn.

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George Vivian Davidson passed away on April 21, 1917 at 21 years old. He was buried in Basra Memorial Panel 37 And 64., Iraq. He was born around 1896. There is no information about George's surviving family.
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1896 - 1917 World Events

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In 1896, in the year that George Vivian Davidson was born, on January 4th, Utah became the 45th state in the United States. After the LDS Church banned polygamy in 1890, Utah's application for statehood became acceptable to Congress and the Utah Territory became Utah..

In 1900, at the age of just 4 years old, George was alive when a massive hurricane, known as the Great Galveston hurricane, hit Galveston Texas. Winds hit up to 145 miles an hour (category 4) and it remains the single most deadly event in U.S. history. Between 6,000 and 12,000 died (most estimates are around 8,000 dead). The population of Galveston at the time was about 36,000 people in 1900.

In 1904, at the age of only 8 years old, George was alive when the first underground line of the New York City subway system opened. London's underground system was opened in 1863 and Boston opened one in 1897, but New York quickly became the largest system in the U.S. More than 100,000 people paid 5 cents to ride under Manhattan that first day.

In 1917, in the year of George Vivian Davidson's passing, in April, the U.S. entered World War I, declaring war against Germany. President Wilson had previously declared neutrality in the war - a position supported by the majority of Americans - but after Germany declared that they would sink all ships trading with Great Britain and sunk U.S. ships, public opinion began to change. Then the Lusitania was sunk, killing 1,201 - including 128 Americans - and more U.S. ships were sunk. The U.S. could stand aside no longer.

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Other Davidsons

George Walker Davidson
around 1922 - Aug 30, 1944
George William Davidson
around 1923 - Jan 11, 1941
George Wilson Davidson
around 1897 - Dec 27, 1917
Gerald Hazley Davidson
around 1896 - Mar 9, 1947
Gerald Louis Davidson
around 1886 - Jul 11, 1916
Gideon Davidson
Died: Jun 26, 1943
Gilbert Davidson
Died: Aug 28, 1915
Gladys May Davidson
around 1914 - Jun 20, 1942
Gordon Davidson
around 1925 - Oct 25, 1944
Gordon B. Davidson
around 1916 - Dec 31, 1943
Gordon Findlay Davidson
Died: Dec 3, 1945
Gordon John Davidson
around 1924 - Jul 7, 1945
Gordon Meldrum Davidson
Died: Aug 15, 1917
Gordon Parsons Davidson
around 1893 - May 3, 1917
Gordon Walter Davidson
around 1921 - Feb 10, 1943
Guy Kerwin Davidson
around 1922 - May 19, 1944
H Davidson
around 1893 - Sep 25, 1917
H Davidson
around 1895 - Apr 24, 1917
H Davidson
Died: Apr 29, 1917
H Davidson
around 1898 - Nov 10, 1916

Other Bios

George Walker Davidson
around 1922 - Aug 30, 1944
George William Davidson
around 1923 - Jan 11, 1941
George Wilson Davidson
around 1897 - Dec 27, 1917
Gerald Hazley Davidson
around 1896 - Mar 9, 1947
Gerald Louis Davidson
around 1886 - Jul 11, 1916
Gideon Davidson
Died: Jun 26, 1943
Gilbert Davidson
Died: Aug 28, 1915
Gladys May Davidson
around 1914 - Jun 20, 1942
Gordon Davidson
around 1925 - Oct 25, 1944
Gordon B. Davidson
around 1916 - Dec 31, 1943
Gordon Findlay Davidson
Died: Dec 3, 1945
Gordon John Davidson
around 1924 - Jul 7, 1945
Gordon Meldrum Davidson
Died: Aug 15, 1917
Gordon Parsons Davidson
around 1893 - May 3, 1917
Gordon Walter Davidson
around 1921 - Feb 10, 1943
Guy Kerwin Davidson
around 1922 - May 19, 1944
H Davidson
around 1893 - Sep 25, 1917
H Davidson
around 1895 - Apr 24, 1917
H Davidson
Died: Apr 29, 1917
H Davidson
around 1898 - Nov 10, 1916
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