Herbert John Adams (1887 - 1917)

Herbert John Adams
1887 - 1917
updated February 06, 2019
Herbert John Adams was born c. 1887. He died on December 2, 1917 at 30 years of age.
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Herbert John Adams
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Adams
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Cambrai Memorial Louverval, in France
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Service number: 354806
Rank: Private
Regiment: London Regiment
Unit/ship/squadron: 1st/7th Bn.

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Herbert John Adams passed away on December 2, 1917 at 30 years of age. He was buried in Cambrai Memorial Louverval, France. He was born c. 1887. We are unaware of information about Herbert's immediate family.
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1887 - 1917 World Events

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In 1887, in the year that Herbert John Adams was born, on January 20th, the US Senate gave the US Navy the right to lease Pearl Harbor as a naval base. Pearl Harbor is on the island of Oahu, a part of the Hawaiian Islands. The Navy was given direction to maintain "a coaling and repair station" at the harbor.

In 1892, when he was only 5 years old, on October 12th, the "Pledge of Allegiance" was first recited in unison by students in U.S. public schools. Composed the previous August by Francis Bellamy, it was to be recited in 15 seconds and originally read: "I pledge allegiance to my Flag and the Republic for which it stands, one nation, indivisible, with liberty and justice for all." "Under God" was added in the 1950's.

In 1893, he was merely 6 years old when on May 5th, a crash on the New York Stock Exchange started a depression that lasted 4 years. It was the beginning of the Panic of 1893.

In 1906, he was 19 years old when abolitionist and suffragette leader Susan B. Anthony died, before women's right to vote nationally was realized (in 1920). She, along with Elizabeth Cady Stanton, founded the National American Woman Suffrage Association which later became the League of Women Voters. She died at the age of 86 of heart failure and pneumonia in her home in New York.

In 1917, in the year of Herbert John Adams's passing, "I Want You" became famous. James Montgomery Flagg's poster, featuring Uncle Sam and based on a 1914 British poster, attracted thousands of U.S. recruits to WWI duty. Over 4 million posters were printed in 1917 and 1918.

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1897 - Aug 8, 1918
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c. 1892 - Mar 18, 1915
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c. 1885 - Nov 25, 1917
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Unknown - May 22, 1941
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c. 1885 - Nov 25, 1917
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c. 1892 - Mar 18, 1915
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1897 - Aug 8, 1918
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c. 1893 - Jul 1, 1916
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c. 1916 - Oct 19, 1940
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c. 1905 - Mar 10, 1941
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Unknown - May 27, 1918
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c. 1898 - Sep 30, 1917
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c. 1895 - May 8, 1918
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c. 1897 - Apr 15, 1918
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Unknown - Oct 18, 1916
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c. 1892 - Dec 7, 1918
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c. 1923 - Jan 20, 1943
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c. 1921 - Mar 12, 1943
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c. 1897 - Oct 1, 1918
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c. 1897 - Dec 12, 1916
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Unknown - Jul 29, 1944

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Unknown - May 22, 1941
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c. 1885 - Nov 25, 1917
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Unknown - Apr 9, 1941
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c. 1892 - Mar 18, 1915
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1897 - Aug 8, 1918
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c. 1893 - Jul 1, 1916
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c. 1916 - Oct 19, 1940
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c. 1905 - Mar 10, 1941
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Unknown - Jul 3, 1916
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Unknown - May 27, 1918
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c. 1898 - Sep 30, 1917
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c. 1895 - May 8, 1918
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c. 1897 - Apr 15, 1918
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Unknown - Oct 18, 1916
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c. 1892 - Dec 7, 1918
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c. 1923 - Jan 20, 1943
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c. 1921 - Mar 12, 1943
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c. 1897 - Oct 1, 1918
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c. 1897 - Dec 12, 1916
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