Henry Stewart

(1919 - 1944)

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Henry Stewart
1919 - 1944
Born
c. 1919
Death
July 7, 1944
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Henry Stewart was born c. 1919. He died on July 7, 1944 at age 25.
Updated: February 06, 2019
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Imphal War Cemetery 3. H. 14. in India
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Service number: 3601402
Rank: Corporal
Regiment: Border Regiment
Unit/ship/squadron: 4th Bn.
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Henry Stewart passed away on July 7, 1944 at 25 years of age. He was buried in Imphal War Cemetery 3. H. 14., India. He was born c. 1919. There is no information about Henry's family.

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In 1919, in the year that Henry Stewart was born, in January, Nebraska was the 36th state to ratify the 18th Amendment, making it the law of the land. The 18th Amendment established Prohibition - a law against the production, transport, and sale of alcohol. Private consumption and possession were not prohibited. Several months later, the Volstead Act was passed, creating laws to enforce the Amendment. Bootlegging and bathtub gin followed.

In 1924, he was merely 5 years old when in May, wealthy college students Nathan Leopold and Richard Loeb kidnapped and killed 14 year old Robert Franks "in the interest of science". Leopold and Loeb thought that they were intellectually superior and that they could commit the perfect crime and not be caught. They were brought in for questioning within 8 days and quickly confessed. Clarence Darrow was hired as their defense lawyer, getting them life imprisonment instead of a death sentence. Loeb was eventually killed in prison - Leopold was released after 33 years, dying of a heart attack at age 66.

In 1925, he was only 6 years old when on November 28th, radio station WSM broadcast the Grand Ole Opry for the first time. Originally airing as “The WSM Barn Dance”, the Opry (a local term for "opera") was dedicated to honoring country music and in its history has featured the biggest stars and acts in country music.

In 1933, when he was only 14 years old, the day after being inaugurated, the new President, Franklin Roosevelt, declared a four-day bank holiday to stop people from withdrawing their money from shaky banks (the bank run). Within 5 days of his administration, the Emergency Banking Act was passed - reorganizing banks and closing insolvent ones. In his first 100 days, he asked Congress to repeal Prohibition (which they did), signed the Tennessee Valley Authority Act, signed legislation that paid commodity farmers to leave their fields fallow, thus ending surpluses and boosting prices, signed a bill that gave workers the right to unionize and bargain collectively for higher wages and better working conditions as well as suspending some antitrust laws and establishing a federally funded Public Works Administration, and won passage of 12 other major laws that helped the economy.

In 1944, in the year of Henry Stewart's passing, on November 7th, Franklin Delano Roosevelt was reelected to a fourth term as President of the United States. Running against Thomas Dewey, Governor of New York, Roosevelt won 53.4 of the popular vote, Dewey got 45.9%.

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c. 1917 - Apr 11, 1945 1917 - 1945
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c. 1923 - Apr 12, 1942 1923 - 1942
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c. 1918 - Nov 10, 1942 1918 - 1942
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c. 1897 - Mar 21, 1918 1897 - 1918
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Unknown - Jun 1, 1917 ? - 1917
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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. 1917 - Apr 11, 1945 1917 - 1945
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c. 1923 - Apr 12, 1942 1923 - 1942
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c. 1918 - Nov 10, 1942 1918 - 1942
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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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