James Main Blair Gardner (1923 - 1943)

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Old Monkland Cemetery Sec. G. Grave 19.,
United Kingdom

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Service number: 1152586
Rank: Gunner
Regiment: Royal Artillery
Unit/ship/squadron: 1 Mountain Regt.

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Main Blair

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1991 Ft Jackson, SC .... Pvt. Kimberly Susan Uhler

1991 Ft Jackson, SC .... Pvt. Kimberly Susan Uhler

Ava Lavinia Gardner

Ava Lavinia Gardner

Ava Lavinia Gardner and Lana Turner

Ava Lavinia Gardner and Lana Turner

Ava Lavinia Gardner

Ava Lavinia Gardner

Ava Lavinia Gardner

Ava Lavinia Gardner

Ava Lavinia Gardner

Ava Lavinia Gardner

Ava Lavinia Gardner and Humphrey Bogart

Ava Lavinia Gardner and Humphrey Bogart

Ava Lavinia Gardner and Richard Burton

Ava Lavinia Gardner and Richard Burton

Ava Lavinia Gardner

Ava Lavinia Gardner

Mervyn LeRoy & Ava Gardner

Mervyn LeRoy & Ava Gardner

Pearl Hope Gardner

Pearl Hope Gardner

William A Gardner

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John B and Frances Price's Children 1991 Ft Jackson, SC .... Pvt. Kimberly Susan Uhler Ava Lavinia Gardner Ava Lavinia Gardner and Lana Turner

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1923 - In the year that James Main Blair Gardner was born, the Teapot Dome scandal became the subject of an investigation by Senator Walsh and severely damaged the reputation of the Harding administration. Secretary of the Interior Albert Bacon Fall was convicted of accepting bribes from oil companies and became the first Cabinet member to go to prison. At the time, the Teapot Dome scandal was seen as "greatest and most sensational scandal in the history of American politics".

1926 - By the time he was only 3 years old, on November 15th, NBC was founded. It was the U.S.'s first major broadcast network. Ownership of the network was split between RCA (a majority partner at 50%), its founding corporate parent General Electric (which owned 30%), and Westinghouse (which owned the remaining 20%).

1937 - By the time he was merely 14 years old, on May 28th, the San Francisco Golden Gate Bridge opened to cars. Taking 5 years to build, the 4,200-foot-long suspension bridge was an engineering marvel of its time - 11 men died during construction. The "international orange" color was chosen because it resisted rust and fading. To the present, it is the symbol of the City that is known throughout the world.

1940 - At the age of 17 years old, James was alive when on July 27th, the cartoon character Bugs Bunny debuted in his first film A Wild Hare - voiced by Mel Blanc. He has since appeared in more short films, feature films, compilations, TV series, music records, comic books, video games, award shows, amusement park rides, and commercials than any other cartoon character. He even has a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. "What's up, Doc?"

1943 - In the year of James Main Blair Gardner's passing, on March 31st, the Broadway musical Oklahoma! opened. Written by Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II (the first of their string of successful collaborations), audiences loved it. The musical ran for 2,212 performances originally and was made into a movie in 1954.

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James Main Blair Gardner passed away on January 23, 1943 at 20 years old. There is no known cause of death. He was buried in Old Monkland Cemetery Sec. G. Grave 19., United Kingdom. He was born around 1923. We are unaware of information about James's immediate family.

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