Gilbert Stitt Allan (1893 - 1917)

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Sarigol Military Cemetery Kriston,
Greece

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Service number: 10912
Rank: Private
Regiment: Black Watch (royal Highlanders)
Unit/ship/squadron: 10th Bn.

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Stitt

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Elizabeth Allan 002

Elizabeth Allan 002

Elizabeth Allan 001

Elizabeth Allan 001

Henry Lowndes Allan, Texas

Henry Lowndes Allan, Texas

Duncan Allan, Canada

Duncan Allan, Canada

Gilbert Abearian, 1942 Seniors from Fresno

Gilbert Abearian, 1942 Seniors from Fresno

Kunger or Allan Mystery Children, Back

Kunger or Allan Mystery Children, Back

Kunger or Allan Mystery Children, Front

Kunger or Allan Mystery Children, Front

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1893 - In the year that Gilbert Stitt Allan was born, on March 4th, Grover Cleveland became the 24th President of the United States. On July 1st, President Cleveland was operated on for a non-cancerous tumor in his mouth. He chose to have the operation secretly because he didn't want to worsen the financial depression that was occurring at the time.

1896 - At the age of just 3 years old, Gilbert was alive when on August 17th, the first pedestrian v car fatality occurred in Great Britain. Bridget Driscoll, age 44, was walking with her family on the grounds of The Crystal Palace in London when she was hit by a car driven by Arthur James Edsall. Edsall claimed to be going 4.5 mph and Driscoll's death was ruled an "accidental death" after an inquest.

1900 - When he was just 7 years old, the German physicist Max Planck formulated an energy theory, postulating the existence of "quanta," which lays the groundwork for the quantum theory of modern physics. In December, he introduced a paper on the Planck postulate which stated that E=hv - the energy of a photon is proportional to its frequency times a constant. Planck won a Nobel Prize in 1918 for his work in theoretical Physics.

1907 - By the time he was only 14 years old, the second Hague peace conference was called by Russia in the Netherlands. While nothing was settled regarding the matter of peace among nations, many resolutions were passed (and accepted by many nations) about the conventions of war - especially the protection of noncombatants.

1917 - In the year of Gilbert Stitt Allan'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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Gilbert Stitt Allan died on December 2, 1917 at age 24. No cause of death has been listed. He was buried in Sarigol Military Cemetery Kriston, Greece. He was born around 1893. There is no information about Gilbert's family.

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