Harry Johnson

(1923 - 1943)

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Harry Johnson
1923 - 1943
Born
c. 1923
Death
March 12, 1943
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Harry Johnson was born c. 1923. He died on March 12, 1943 at 20 years old.
Updated: February 06, 2019
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Harry Johnson
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Chatham Naval Memorial 69 in United Kingdom
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Service number: c/ssx 27917
Rank: Able Seaman
Regiment: Royal Navy
Unit/ship/squadron: H.m.s. Lightning
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Harry Johnson died on March 12, 1943 at age 20. He was buried in Chatham Naval Memorial 69, United Kingdom. He was born c. 1923. We are unaware of information about Harry's immediate family.

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In 1923, in the year that Harry Johnson was born, the A.C. Nielsen Company was founded in Chicago. It provided an audience measurement system that could provide radio station owners with information on their listeners and the popularity of their shows. Later, the Nielsen company became the basis for the fate of television programs.

In 1930, Harry was merely 7 years old when 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.

In 1933, when he was only 10 years old, on December 5th, the Twenty-first Amendment to the United States Constitution was ratified. The 21st Amendment said "The eighteenth article of amendment to the Constitution of the United States is hereby repealed." Alcohol was legal again! It was the only amendment to the Constitution approved for the explicit purpose of repealing a previously existing amendment. South Carolina was the only state to reject the Amendment.

In 1943, in the year of Harry Johnson's passing, on June 20th through June 22nd, the Detroit Race Riot erupted at Belle Isle Park. The rioting spread throughout the city (made worse by false rumors of attacks on blacks and whites) and resulted in the deployment of 6,000 Federal troops. 34 people were killed, (25 of them black) - mostly by white police or National Guardsmen, 433 were wounded (75 percent of them black) and an estimated $2 million of property was destroyed. The same summer, there were riots in Beaumont, Texas and Harlem, New York.

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c. 1921 - Dec 6, 1944 1921 - 1944
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c. 1887 - May 3, 1917 1887 - 1917
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c. 1898 - Jul 22, 1916 1898 - 1916
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c. 1919 - May 29, 1940 1919 - 1940
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c. 1897 - Apr 9, 1917 1897 - 1917
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c. 1916 - Jun 16, 1942 1916 - 1942
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c. 1899 - Aug 31, 1918 1899 - 1918
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c. 1897 - Aug 17, 1915 1897 - 1915
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c. 1895 - Jul 30, 1916 1895 - 1916
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c. 1893 - Aug 21, 1917 1893 - 1917
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c. 1884 - Nov 29, 1940 1884 - 1940
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c. 1911 - Mar 22, 1940 1911 - 1940

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c. 1914 - Dec 19, 1941 1914 - 1941
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Jun 11, 1920 - Jun 6, 1944 1920 - 1944
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c. 1921 - Sep 16, 1944 1921 - 1944
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c. 1928 - Jun 3, 1946 1928 - 1946
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Unknown - Feb 2, 1917 ? - 1917
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c. 1892 - Nov 15, 1918 1892 - 1918
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c. 1896 - Nov 9, 1917 1896 - 1917
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c. 1891 - May 27, 1918 1891 - 1918
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c. 1882 - Dec 1, 1914 1882 - 1914
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c. 1906 - Sep 29, 1943 1906 - 1943
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c. 1921 - Jun 7, 1940 1921 - 1940
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c. 1897 - Aug 18, 1918 1897 - 1918
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c. 1883 - Oct 1, 1916 1883 - 1916
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c. -37 - -37 - ?
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c. 1892 - Dec 30, 1915 1892 - 1915
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c. 1890 - May 31, 1916 1890 - 1916
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c. 1884 - Nov 14, 1916 1884 - 1916
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c. 1887 - Aug 21, 1917 1887 - 1917
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c. 1917 - Aug 20, 1941 1917 - 1941
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c. 1924 - Mar 11, 1943 1924 - 1943

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c. 1914 - Dec 19, 1941 1914 - 1941
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Jun 11, 1920 - Jun 6, 1944 1920 - 1944
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c. 1921 - Sep 16, 1944 1921 - 1944
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c. 1928 - Jun 3, 1946 1928 - 1946
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Unknown - Feb 2, 1917 ? - 1917
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c. 1892 - Nov 15, 1918 1892 - 1918
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c. 1896 - Nov 9, 1917 1896 - 1917
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c. 1891 - May 27, 1918 1891 - 1918
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c. 1882 - Dec 1, 1914 1882 - 1914
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c. 1906 - Sep 29, 1943 1906 - 1943
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c. 1921 - Jun 7, 1940 1921 - 1940
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c. 1897 - Aug 18, 1918 1897 - 1918
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c. 1883 - Oct 1, 1916 1883 - 1916
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c. -37 - -37 - ?
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c. 1892 - Dec 30, 1915 1892 - 1915
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c. 1890 - May 31, 1916 1890 - 1916
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c. 1884 - Nov 14, 1916 1884 - 1916
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c. 1887 - Aug 21, 1917 1887 - 1917
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c. 1917 - Aug 20, 1941 1917 - 1941
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c. 1924 - Mar 11, 1943 1924 - 1943
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