Joseph Armstrong (1921 - 1943)

Joseph Armstrong
1921 - 1943
updated February 06, 2019
Joseph Armstrong was born around 1921. He died on April 11, 1943 at age 22.

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Joseph Armstrong

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Joseph

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Male

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Portsmouth Naval Memorial Panel 73, in United Kingdom

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Service number: p/jx 228192
Rank: Able Seaman
Regiment: Royal Navy
Unit/ship/squadron: H.m.s. Beverley

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Joseph Armstrong passed away on April 11, 1943 at age 22. He was buried in Portsmouth Naval Memorial Panel 73, United Kingdom. He was born around 1921. There is no information about Joseph's family or relationships.
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1921 - 1943 World Events

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In 1921, in the year that Joseph Armstrong was born, in May, the Emergency Quota Act - or Emergency Immigration Act - was passed. The law restricted the number of immigrants to 357,000 per year. It also established an immigration quota in which only 3 per cent of the total population of any ethnic group already in the USA in 1910, could be admitted to America after 1921. Although the Act was supposed to be temporary, it stayed in effect until 1965.

In 1930, Joseph was just 9 years old when as head of the Motion Picture Producers and Distributors of America, William Hays established a code of decency that outlined what was acceptable in films. The public - and government - had felt that films in the '20's had become increasingly risque and that the behavior of its stars was becoming scandalous. Laws were being passed. In response, the heads of the movie studios adopted a voluntary "code", hoping to head off legislation. The first part of the code prohibited "lowering the moral standards of those who see it", called for depictions of the "correct standards of life", and forbade a picture from showing any sort of ridicule towards a law or "creating sympathy for its violation". The second part dealt with particular behavior in film such as homosexuality, the use of specific curse words, and miscegenation.

In 1932, Joseph was just 11 years old when five years to the day after Lindbergh crossed the Atlantic, Amelia Earhart flew solo from Newfoundland to Ireland, the first woman to cross the Atlantic solo and the first to replicate Lindbergh's feat. She flew over 2,000 miles in just under 15 hours.

In 1943, in the year of Joseph Armstrong's passing, on June 20th through June 22nd, the Detroit Race Riot erupted at Belle Isle Park. The rioting spread throughout the city (made worse by false rumors of attacks on blacks and whites) and resulted in the deployment of 6,000 Federal troops. 34 people were killed, (25 of them black) - mostly by white police or National Guardsmen, 433 were wounded (75 percent of them black) and an estimated $2 million of property was destroyed. The same summer, there were riots in Beaumont, Texas and Harlem, New York.

Other Biographies

Other Joseph Armstrongs

around 1897 - Aug 12, 1917
Unknown - May 23, 1917
around 1914 - May 9, 1943
around 1894 - Jul 16, 1916
Unknown - Sep 19, 1916
around 1895 - May 24, 1943
Unknown - Jun 7, 1944
around 1925 - Aug 3, 1942
around 1905 - Aug 10, 1944
Unknown - Nov 16, 1914
around 1907 - Mar 14, 1941
Unknown - Aug 24, 1941
Unknown - Sep 3, 1916
Unknown - Jul 1, 1940
around 1920 - Oct 17, 1944
around 1895 - Oct 12, 1916
around 1915 - Oct 30, 1944
around 1887 - Dec 24, 1917
around 1912 - Jun 29, 1940
around 1919 - Nov 9, 1945

Other Armstrongs

around 1904 - Jul 21, 1944
around 1920 - Apr 23, 1942
around 1928 - May 3, 1941
around 1896 - Dec 15, 1940
around 1916 - Mar 10, 1944
Unknown - Aug 30, 1943
around 1919 - Nov 9, 1945
around 1912 - Jun 29, 1940
around 1887 - Dec 24, 1917
around 1915 - Oct 30, 1944
around 1895 - Oct 12, 1916
around 1920 - Oct 17, 1944
Unknown - Jul 1, 1940
Unknown - Sep 3, 1916
Unknown - Aug 24, 1941
around 1907 - Mar 14, 1941
Unknown - Nov 16, 1914
around 1905 - Aug 10, 1944
around 1925 - Aug 3, 1942

Other Bios

around 1904 - Jul 21, 1944
around 1920 - Apr 23, 1942
around 1928 - May 3, 1941
around 1896 - Dec 15, 1940
around 1916 - Mar 10, 1944
Unknown - Aug 30, 1943
around 1919 - Nov 9, 1945
around 1912 - Jun 29, 1940
around 1887 - Dec 24, 1917
around 1915 - Oct 30, 1944
around 1895 - Oct 12, 1916
around 1920 - Oct 17, 1944
Unknown - Jul 1, 1940
Unknown - Sep 3, 1916
Unknown - Aug 24, 1941
around 1907 - Mar 14, 1941
Unknown - Nov 16, 1914
around 1905 - Aug 10, 1944
around 1925 - Aug 3, 1942
Unknown - Jun 7, 1944
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