Joseph John Armstrong (1907 - 1941)

Joseph John Armstrong
1907 - 1941
updated February 06, 2019
Joseph John Armstrong was born around 1907. He died on March 14, 1941 at 34 years of age.

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Joseph John Armstrong

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Joseph

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John

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Plymouth Naval Memorial Panel 46, in United Kingdom

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Service number: d/jx 185615
Rank: Able Seaman
Regiment: Royal Navy
Unit/ship/squadron: H.m.s. President Iii

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Joseph John Armstrong died on March 14, 1941 at 34 years old. He was buried in Plymouth Naval Memorial Panel 46, United Kingdom. He was born around 1907. There is no information about Joseph's surviving family.
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1907 - 1941 World Events

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In 1907, in the year that Joseph John Armstrong was born, the second Hague peace conference was called by Russia in the Netherlands. While nothing was settled regarding the matter of peace among nations, many resolutions were passed (and accepted by many nations) about the conventions of war - especially the protection of noncombatants.

In 1917, at the age of just 10 years old, Joseph was alive when Dutch exotic dancer Mata Hari was convicted and executed as a German spy. Since Mata Hari, born Margaretha Geertruida "Margreet" MacLeod, was a citizen of the Netherlands (which remained neutral in World War 1), she could travel freely in Europe. Her travels (and her romantic entanglements) raised suspicion and she was arrested by the French and found guilty. There is still controversy about her guilt although her name has become synonymous with a seductive female spy.

In 1920, Joseph was merely 13 years old when in September, a bomb exploded in the J.P. Morgan bank building in New York City, killing 30 people immediately - 8 later died due to their injuries - and injuring another 200. Killing more people than the 1910 bombing of the LA Times (the deadliest terrorist act up until then), no one took responsibility and the perpetrators were never found. Italian anarchists were suspected of the bombing.

In 1933, at the age of 26 years old, Joseph was alive when Frances Perkins became the first woman to hold a cabinet-level position, appointed by President Roosevelt to serve as Secretary of Labor. She told him that her priorities would be a 40-hour work week, a minimum wage, unemployment compensation, worker’s compensation, abolition of child labor, direct federal aid to the states for unemployment relief, Social Security, a revitalized federal employment service, and universal health insurance. President Roosevelt approved of all of them and most them were implemented during his terms as President. She served until his death in 1945.

In 1941, in the year of Joseph John Armstrong's passing, on June 25th, President Roosevelt signed Executive Order 8802, prohibiting racial discrimination in the defense industry. EO 8802 was the first federal action to prohibit employment discrimination - without prejudice as to "race, creed, color, or national origin" - in the U.S. Civil Rights groups had planned a march on Washington D.C. to protest for equal rights but with the signing of the Order, they canceled the March.

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

Other Armstrongs

Unknown - Nov 16, 1914
around 1905 - Aug 10, 1944
around 1925 - Aug 3, 1942
Unknown - Jun 7, 1944
around 1895 - May 24, 1943
Unknown - Sep 19, 1916
around 1894 - Jul 16, 1916
around 1914 - May 9, 1943
Unknown - May 23, 1917
around 1897 - Aug 12, 1917
around 1937 - Oct 17, 1939
around 1934 - Nov 29, 1940
around 1933 - Sep 15, 1940
around 1922 - Apr 24, 1944
around 1924 - Aug 12, 1942
Unknown - Jul 13, 1945
Unknown - May 8, 1942
around 1919 - Jan 30, 1944
around 1917 - Apr 8, 1941

Other Bios

Unknown - Nov 16, 1914
around 1905 - Aug 10, 1944
around 1925 - Aug 3, 1942
Unknown - Jun 7, 1944
around 1895 - May 24, 1943
Unknown - Sep 19, 1916
around 1894 - Jul 16, 1916
around 1914 - May 9, 1943
Unknown - May 23, 1917
around 1897 - Aug 12, 1917
around 1937 - Oct 17, 1939
around 1934 - Nov 29, 1940
around 1933 - Sep 15, 1940
around 1922 - Apr 24, 1944
around 1924 - Aug 12, 1942
Unknown - Jul 13, 1945
Unknown - May 8, 1942
around 1919 - Jan 30, 1944
around 1917 - Apr 8, 1941
around 1916 - Nov 18, 1944
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