Leon George Delaporte (1892 - 1918)

Leon George Delaporte
1892 - 1918
updated February 06, 2019
Leon George Delaporte was born around 1892. He died on April 13, 1918 at age 26.

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Leon George Delaporte

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George

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Ploegsteert Memorial Panel 11., in Belgium

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Service number: 357
Rank: Lance Corporal
Regiment: Royal Guernsey Light Infantry
Unit/ship/squadron: 1st Bn.

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Leon George Delaporte passed away on April 13, 1918 at 26 years of age. He was buried in Ploegsteert Memorial Panel 11., Belgium. He was born around 1892. We have no information about Leon's surviving family.
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1892 - 1918 World Events

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In 1892, in the year that Leon George Delaporte was born, on October 5th, the Dalton Gang was shot. The Gang was attempting to rob two banks - simultaneously - in Coffeyville Kansas but word spread of the robberies and townspeople with guns greeted them when they left the banks. Four members of the gang were killed - only Emmett Dalton survived his wounds and spent 14 years in prison.

In 1900, by the time he was only 8 years old, the Austrian neurologist Sigmund Freud published his book (written in 1899) "The Interpretation of Dreams". Sigmund Freud, born Sigismund Schlomo Freud in May of 1856, is the "father of psychoanalysis". Although he was a medical doctor, he was fascinated with the psyche and hypothesized the existence of the id, the ego, the superego, the libido, the unconscious, the Oedipus complex, and more. These are concepts that are still used by modern psychology.

In 1908, Leon was 16 years old when Henry Ford developed the first Model T automobile, often called the Tin Lizzy or flivver. Produced from 1908 through 1927, it first sold for $850 - which made it affordable for every middle class family. Previously, cars were the province of the upper class and the introduction of the Model T and its availability changed U.S. culture. Within days of its release, over 15,000 cars had been ordered.

In 1918, in the year of Leon George Delaporte's passing, federal spending was $12.68 billion, unemployment was 1.4% and the cost of a first-class stamp was 3 cents.

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