James Young Clark (1880 - 1917)

James Young Clark
1880 - 1917
updated February 06, 2019
James Young Clark was born c. 1880. He died on August 19, 1917 at age 37.
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La Clytte Military Cemetery Ii. C. 11., in Belgium
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Service number: 221503
Rank: Private
Regiment: Royal Field Artillery
Unit/ship/squadron: c Bty. 107th Bde.

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James Young Clark passed away on August 19, 1917 at age 37. He was buried in La Clytte Military Cemetery Ii. C. 11., Belgium. He was born c. 1880. We have no information about James's family.
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1880 - 1917 World Events

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In 1880, in the year that James Young Clark was born, on August 14th Cologne Cathedral, in Germany, was finally completed. Construction began in 1248, was halted in 1473, and then begun again in the 1800's - completed after 632 years.

In 1896, James was 16 years old when on January 28th, the first ticket for speeding - called "furious driving" - was issued. Walter Arnold of Kent England was fined 1 shilling plus costs - for going 8 mph. The speed limit was 2 mph.

In 1897, he was 17 years old when on March 4th, William McKinley became the 25th President of the United States. He had beaten William Jennings Bryan in the 1896 election by 51% to 46.7% in the popular vote. Six months into his second term as President, McKinley was assassinated.

In 1907, James was 27 years old when the state of Oklahoma was admitted to the United States on November 16. Previously called "Oklahoma Territory" and "Indian Territory", the two areas were merged and Oklahoma became the 46th state. It is the 28th most populous state.

In 1917, in the year of James Young Clark's passing, in April, the U.S. entered World War I, declaring war against Germany. President Wilson had previously declared neutrality in the war - a position supported by the majority of Americans - but after Germany declared that they would sink all ships trading with Great Britain and sunk U.S. ships, public opinion began to change. Then the Lusitania was sunk, killing 1,201 - including 128 Americans - and more U.S. ships were sunk. The U.S. could stand aside no longer.

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Other Clarks

c. 1884 - Oct 2, 1918
c. 1925 - Sep 8, 1940
c. 1937 - Aug 12, 1943
c. 1936 - Mar 20, 1941
c. 1926 - Jan 15, 1944
c. 1901 - Aug 12, 1943
c. 1912 - Jul 4, 1944
c. 1902 - Jul 20, 1942
c. 1925 - Jun 22, 1944
c. 1924 - Nov 7, 1943
c. 1921 - Oct 8, 1940
c. 1890 - Sep 15, 1916
c. 1898 - May 9, 1918
c. 1933 - Jun 16, 1944
c. 1892 - Jul 29, 1918
c. 1891 - Apr 13, 1918
c. 1899 - May 3, 1918
Unknown - Apr 28, 1917
c. 1891 - Dec 16, 1914
c. 1870 - Nov 23, 1917

Other Bios

c. 1884 - Oct 2, 1918
c. 1925 - Sep 8, 1940
c. 1937 - Aug 12, 1943
c. 1936 - Mar 20, 1941
c. 1926 - Jan 15, 1944
c. 1901 - Aug 12, 1943
c. 1912 - Jul 4, 1944
c. 1902 - Jul 20, 1942
c. 1925 - Jun 22, 1944
c. 1924 - Nov 7, 1943
c. 1921 - Oct 8, 1940
c. 1890 - Sep 15, 1916
c. 1898 - May 9, 1918
c. 1933 - Jun 16, 1944
c. 1892 - Jul 29, 1918
c. 1891 - Apr 13, 1918
c. 1899 - May 3, 1918
Unknown - Apr 28, 1917
c. 1891 - Dec 16, 1914
c. 1870 - Nov 23, 1917
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