J Blaikie (died 1918)

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J Blaikie
? - 1918 (edit)
updated February 06, 2019
J Blaikie died on April 15, 1918.

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Chocques Military Cemetery Iii. C. 2., in France

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Service number: s/11413
Rank: Lance Corporal
Regiment: Gordon Highlanders
Unit/ship/squadron: 1st Bn.

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J Blaikie passed away on April 15, 1918. J was buried in Chocques Military Cemetery Iii. C. 2., France. We have no information about J's family.
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1918 World Events

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In 1835, on January 30th, the first known attempt to kill a sitting President of the United States occurred just outside the United States Capitol Building. President Andrew Jackson was leaving the building after the funeral of South Carolina Representative Warren R. Davis. An Englishman, Richard Lawrence - who was unemployed and possibly mentally ill - stepped out and attempted to shoot. His gun misfired so he pulled out another gun - which also misfired. He was immediately caught.

In 1843, on January 31st, the Virginia Minstrels - also called the Virginia Serenaders - performed the first minstrel show. The whole troupe appeared in blackface. They were famous for the songs "Jimmy Crack Corn" and "Old Dan Tucker".

In 1850, on April 4th, the city of Los Angeles - now the 2nd most populous city in the US - was incorporated. On April 15th, the city of San Francisco - now the 15h most populous city in the US - was incorporated. Both cities were incorporated before California became a state.

In 1882, on August 3rd, President Chester Arthur signed the 1882 Immigration Act. "Criminals, the insane, or any person unable to take care of him or herself" were not allowed in the U.S. according to the Act. It also imposed a "head tax" on non-citizens entering the U.S.

In 1918, in the year of J Blaikie's passing, on November 1, an elevated train on the Brooklyn line of the subway - driven by an inexperienced operator because of a strike - tried to navigate a turn at 30mph. The limit on the curve was 6 mph. The 2nd and 3rd cars of the 5 car wooden train were badly damaged and at least 93 people were killed, making it the deadliest crash in New York subway history.

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around 1895 - Apr 26, 1918
Robert Greenlees Blaikie
around 1894 - Jan 28, 1916
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Stanley Blaikie
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around 1897 - May 9, 1915
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Died: Jan 22, 1915
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Died: Apr 25, 1918
John Andrew Blaikie
Died: May 5, 1917
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around 1916 - Nov 2, 1941
John Campbell Blaikie
around 1921 - Sep 29, 1946
John Smith Blaikie
around 1922 - Jan 27, 1942
John William Daniel Blaikie
around 1894 - Oct 28, 1914
Joseph Mckay Blaikie
around 1895 - Aug 15, 1917
M. Anthony Blaikie
around -44 -
Murray Blaikie
around 1884 - May 9, 1915
Robert Blaikie
Died: Apr 9, 1917
Robert Blaikie
around 1896 - Apr 25, 1917
Robert Blaikie
around 1895 - Apr 26, 1918
Robert Greenlees Blaikie
around 1894 - Jan 28, 1916
Samuel Alden Blaikie
around 1892 - Jun 3, 1916
Searle John Blaikie
around 1892 - Sep 24, 1916
Stanley Blaikie
around 1895 - Aug 9, 1918
T Blaikie
Died: Feb 25, 1917
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