James D Newberry (1892 - 1970)

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James D Newberry
1892 - 1970
updated February 06, 2019
James D Newberry was born on October 11, 1892. He died on November 15, 1970 at age 78. We know that James D Newberry had been residing in Chattahoochee, Gadsden County, Florida 32324.


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James D Newberry passed away on November 15, 1970 at 78 years of age. He was born on October 11, 1892. There is no information about James's family. We know that James D Newberry had been residing in Chattahoochee, Gadsden County, Florida 32324.
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In 1892, in the year that James D Newberry was born, 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 1917, he was 25 years old when "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.

In 1931, by the time he was 39 years old, in March, “The Star Spangled Banner” officially became the national anthem by congressional resolution. Other songs had previously been used - among them, "My Country, 'Tis of Thee", "God Bless America", and "America the Beautiful". There was fierce debate about making "The Star Spangled Banner" the national anthem - Southerners and veterans organizations supported it, pacifists and educators opposed it.

In 1943, by the time he was 51 years old, on September 3rd, the Armistice of Cassibile was signed in Sicily. Under the terms of the Armistice, Italy surrendered to the Allied Powers. After the Armistice was made public on September 8th, Germany attacked and occupied Italy. It took 20 months of fighting for the Allies to reach the northern borders of Italy.

In 1970, in the year of James D Newberry's passing, on May 4th, four students at Kent State University in Ohio were shot and killed by National Guardsmen. The students were at a peaceful demonstration protesting the invasion of Cambodia by US forces. There had been precedent for the killing of American college students. The previous year, on May 15th, Alameda County Sheriffs used shotguns against U.C. Berkeley students at a protest for People's Park. One student died, one was blinded, 128 were injured.

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Oct 22, 1900 - April 1971
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May 23, 1905 - September 1967
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May 30, 1908 - Oct 11, 1987
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Claude Newberry
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William Newberry
Feb 5, 1914 - February 1972
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May 24, 1922 - Sep 1, 1993
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Margaret M Newberry
Mar 13, 1903 - December 1990
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Voncele Allen Newberry
Nov 25, 1954 - Jan 6, 2011
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Donald J Newberry
Jun 7, 1955 - Mar 22, 2002
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Mattie Newberry
Feb 24, 1901 - November 1983
West Palm Beach, Florida
Alice M Newberry
Dec 12, 1912 - Jan 18, 2007
West Palm Beach, FL
Margaret Newberry
Jan 20, 1915 - December 1979
Miami, Florida
Rosa L Newberry
Apr 13, 1913 - Jul 9, 2008
Saint Petersburg, FL
Ethel H Newberry
May 30, 1914 - Dec 31, 1990
Willie Newberry
Jun 24, 1915 - December 1979
Mabel L Newberry
May 10, 1914 - March 1996
Labelle, FL
Jack C Newberry
Jul 10, 1929 - Mar 27, 2005
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