Joseph Bland (1904 - 1943)

Joseph Bland
1904 - 1943
updated February 06, 2019
Joseph Bland was born around 1904. He died on May 22, 1943 at 39 years old.

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Joseph Bland

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Joseph

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Newcastle Upon Tyne County Borough, in Civilian War Dead

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Regiment: Civilian War Dead

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Joseph Bland passed away on May 22, 1943 at age 39. He was buried in Newcastle Upon Tyne County Borough, Civilian War Dead. He was born around 1904. We are unaware of information about Joseph's immediate family.
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1904 - 1943 World Events

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In 1904, in the year that Joseph Bland was born, the United States acquired the Panama Canal Zone. Now an unincorporated territory of the U.S., the Canal Zone had been previously held by the French, who were constructing a canal. The U.S. took over the construction of the Panama Canal and it was finally finished in 1914, when it was opened to commercial shipping. The United States held the Canal Zone until 1979.

In 1910, Joseph was merely 6 years old when Thomas Edison introduced his kinetophone, which he hoped would make "talkies" a reality. But the sound wasn't synchronized to the pictures and only 45 Kinetophones were made.

In 1929, Joseph was 25 years old when on March 4th, Herbert Hoover became the 31st President of the United States. Early in his presidency, the October stock market crash - "Black Tuesday" - occurred, which lead to the Great Depression. None of his economic policies were able to make a dent in the Depression. This lead to one term and the election of Democrat Franklin D. Roosevelt winning the 1933 election in a landslide.

In 1930, by the time he was 26 years old, 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 1943, in the year of Joseph Bland's passing, 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.

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around 1918 - Apr 23, 1943
around 1896 - Sep 30, 1916
around 1917 - Mar 19, 1943
around 1923 - Oct 23, 1943
around 1908 - Aug 27, 1945
around 1920 - Mar 17, 1942
around 1925 - Jun 25, 1944
around 1924 - Mar 3, 1945
around 1915 - Jun 3, 1940
Unknown - Mar 15, 1944
around 1922 - Jul 9, 1943
around 1922 - Jun 18, 1943
around 1897 - Apr 28, 1918
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Unknown - Aug 22, 1917
around 1893 - May 13, 1915
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around 1900 - Aug 21, 1917
around 1899 - Mar 23, 1918
Unknown - Dec 21, 1940

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around 1918 - Apr 23, 1943
around 1896 - Sep 30, 1916
around 1917 - Mar 19, 1943
around 1923 - Oct 23, 1943
around 1908 - Aug 27, 1945
around 1920 - Mar 17, 1942
around 1925 - Jun 25, 1944
around 1924 - Mar 3, 1945
around 1915 - Jun 3, 1940
Unknown - Mar 15, 1944
around 1922 - Jul 9, 1943
around 1922 - Jun 18, 1943
around 1897 - Apr 28, 1918
around 1922 - Jun 1, 1942
Unknown - Aug 22, 1917
around 1893 - May 13, 1915
Unknown - Oct 16, 1915
around 1900 - Aug 21, 1917
around 1899 - Mar 23, 1918
Unknown - Dec 21, 1940
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