Henry Alan Stewart

(1918 - 1942)

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Henry Alan Stewart
1918 - 1942
Born
c. 1918
Death
November 10, 1942
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Henry Alan Stewart was born c. 1918. He died on November 10, 1942 at 24 years of age.
Updated: February 06, 2019
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Port Moresby (bomana) War Cemetery A2. A. 4. in Papua New Guinea
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Service number: 401556
Rank: Sergeant
Regiment: Royal Australian Air Force
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Henry Alan Stewart died on November 10, 1942 at age 24. He was buried in Port Moresby (bomana) War Cemetery A2. A. 4., Papua New Guinea. He was born c. 1918. There is no information about Henry's surviving family.

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In 1918, in the year that Henry Alan Stewart was born, federal spending was $12.68 billion, unemployment was 1.4% and the cost of a first-class stamp was 3 cents.

In 1922, Henry was just 4 years old when on December 6th, the Irish Free State, a self-governing dominion of the British Empire, was officially proclaimed. While establishing some independence for the people of Ireland, it did not create a fully independent Ireland and the fighting continued.

In 1926, by the time he was just 8 years old, on November 15th, NBC was founded. It was the U.S.'s first major broadcast network. Ownership of the network was split between RCA (a majority partner at 50%), its founding corporate parent General Electric (which owned 30%), and Westinghouse (which owned the remaining 20%).

In 1933, Henry was merely 15 years old when 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 The 21st Amendment said "The eighteenth article of amendment to the Constitution of the United States is hereby repealed."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 1942, in the year of Henry Alan Stewart's passing, on November 28th at 10:15p, a nightclub in Boston, the Cocoanut Grove, caught fire. The origins of the fire are unknown but it killed 492 people - the deadliest nightclub fire in U.S. history. Hundreds more were injured. The disaster was so shocking that it replaced World War II in the headlines and lead to reforms in safety standards and codes.

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c. 1897 - Mar 21, 1918 1897 - 1918
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Unknown - Jun 1, 1917 ? - 1917
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Unknown - Aug 9, 1916 ? - 1916
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c. 1878 - Jun 22, 1917 1878 - 1917
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c. 1900 - Jan 21, 1921 1900 - 1921
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c. 1900 - Jul 9, 1917 1900 - 1917
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c. 1886 - Oct 12, 1917 1886 - 1917
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c. 1896 - Apr 6, 1917 1896 - 1917
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c. 1923 - Mar 7, 1943 1923 - 1943
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c. 1921 - Oct 12, 1941 1921 - 1941
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c. 1905 - Oct 3, 1943 1905 - 1943
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c. 1921 - Jun 21, 1945 1921 - 1945
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c. 1917 - Mar 28, 1942 1917 - 1942
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Unknown - Jul 14, 1916 ? - 1916
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c. 1898 - Jun 29, 1918 1898 - 1918
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c. 1885 - Feb 11, 1919 1885 - 1919
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c. 1887 - Apr 23, 1915 1887 - 1915
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Unknown - Aug 1, 1916 ? - 1916
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c. 1897 - Mar 21, 1918 1897 - 1918
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Unknown - Jun 1, 1917 ? - 1917
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Unknown - Aug 9, 1916 ? - 1916
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c. 1878 - Jun 22, 1917 1878 - 1917
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c. 1900 - Jan 21, 1921 1900 - 1921
Bio
c. 1900 - Jul 9, 1917 1900 - 1917
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c. 1886 - Oct 12, 1917 1886 - 1917
Bio
c. 1896 - Apr 6, 1917 1896 - 1917
Bio
c. 1923 - Mar 7, 1943 1923 - 1943
Bio
c. 1921 - Oct 12, 1941 1921 - 1941
Bio
c. 1905 - Oct 3, 1943 1905 - 1943
Bio
c. 1921 - Jun 21, 1945 1921 - 1945
Bio
c. 1917 - Mar 28, 1942 1917 - 1942
Bio
Unknown - Jul 14, 1916 ? - 1916
Bio
c. 1898 - Jun 29, 1918 1898 - 1918
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c. 1885 - Feb 11, 1919 1885 - 1919
Bio
Bio
c. 1887 - Apr 23, 1915 1887 - 1915
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Unknown - Aug 1, 1916 ? - 1916
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Unknown - Jul 1, 1916 ? - 1916
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