Herbert William Adams

(1893 - 1916)

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Herbert William Adams
1893 - 1916
Born
c. 1893
Death
July 1, 1916
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Herbert William Adams was born c. 1893. He died on July 1, 1916 at 23 years old.
Updated: February 06, 2019
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Herbert William Adams
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Thiepval Memorial Pier And Face 9 A 9 B And 10 B. in France
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Service number: 306555
Rank: Private
Regiment: Royal Warwickshire Regiment
Unit/ship/squadron: 1st/8th Bn.
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Herbert William Adams passed away on July 1, 1916 at 23 years of age. He was buried in Thiepval Memorial Pier And Face 9 A 9 B And 10 B., France. He was born c. 1893. We are unaware of information about Herbert's surviving family.

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In 1893, in the year that Herbert William Adams was born, a songbook, called Song Stories for the Kindergarten, was published by sisters Patty and Mildred Hill. One of the songs included in the book was "Good Morning to All" - later the lyrics were changed and it became "Happy Birthday to You".

In 1900, he was merely 7 years old when the unemployment rate in the U.S. was 5.0% and the cost of a first-class stamp was $0.02. 31% of all workers were employed in the public service sector, 19% of women were employed (1 percent of all lawyers and 6 percent of physicians were women), 6% of the workforce were children, and 14% of the workforce was "non-white."

In 1903, he was merely 10 years old when two brothers, Orville and Wilbur Wright, flew the first powered heavier-than-air plane. They flew 4 times in one day - the longest flight lasting 59 seconds and a little over 852 feet. While the brothers had notified several newspapers of their attempt, only one - a local paper - covered it. After their 4th flight, a gust of wind caught the plane, turned it over, and totaled it.

In 1916, in the year of Herbert William Adams's passing, the U.S. National Park Service - part of the Department of the Interior - was created by an act of Congress in August. The Park Service was charged with the dual role of "preserving the ecological and historical integrity of the places entrusted to its management while also making them available and accessible for public use and enjoyment". The resources managed by the National Park Service have often been referred to as the "crown jewels" of the United States.

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