John Lovelace Tucker

(1918 - 1944)

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John Lovelace Tucker
1918 - 1944
Born
c. 1918
Death
April 23, 1944
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John Lovelace Tucker was born c. 1918. He died on April 23, 1944 at 26 years old.
Updated: February 06, 2019
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John Lovelace Tucker
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Reichswald Forest War Cemetery Joint Grave 16. E. 6-7. in Germany
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Service number: 173842
Rank: Pilot Officer
Regiment: Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve
Unit/ship/squadron: 106 Sqdn.
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John Lovelace Tucker passed away on April 23, 1944 at 26 years of age. He was buried in Reichswald Forest War Cemetery Joint Grave 16. E. 6-7., Germany. He was born c. 1918. We are unaware of information about John's family or relationships.

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In 1918, in the year that John Lovelace Tucker was born, in January, President Wilson presented his Fourteen Points, which assured citizens that World War I was being fought for a moral cause and outlined a plan for postwar peace in Europe. The only leader of the Allies to present such a plan, the Europeans thought Wilson was being too idealistic. The points included free trade, open agreements, democracy and self-determination. They were based on the research and suggestions of 150 advisors.

In 1924, by the time he was just 6 years old, J. Edgar Hoover, at the age of 29, was appointed the sixth director of the Bureau of Investigation by Calvin Coolidge (which later became the Federal Bureau of Investigation). The Bureau had approximately 650 employees, including 441 Special Agents. A former employee of the Justice Department, Hoover accepted his new position on the proviso that the bureau was to be completely divorced from politics and that the director report only to the attorney general.

In 1926, John was merely 8 years old when 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%).

In 1934, John was 16 years old when on July 22nd, gangster John Dillinger was killed in Chicago. His gang had robbed banks and police stations, among other charges, and he was being hunted by J. Edgar Hoover, head of the FBI - although many in the public saw him as a "Robin Hood". A madam from a brothel in which he was hiding became an informer for the FBI and, after a shootout with FBI agents, Dillinger was shot and died.

In 1944, in the year of John Lovelace Tucker's passing, on December 16th, The Battle of the Bulge began in the Ardennes forest on the Western Front. Lasting for a little over a month, the battle began with a surprise attack by Germany on the Allied forces The U.S. suffered their highest casualties of any operation in World War II - 89,000 were casualties, around 8,600 killed - but Germany also severely depleted their resources and they couldn't be replaced.

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c. 1907 - Oct 29, 1944 1907 - 1944
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