Michael Joseph Dalton (1919 - 1946)

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Ringwood, Australia

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Ringwood, Australia

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Father: Dalton Patrick Dalton
Mother: Jane Box Dalton

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Gary Dalton

Gary Dalton

Amber and Amy Brady

Amber and Amy Brady

Sain family

Sain family

Hedley James Dalton

Hedley James Dalton

Hedley James Dalton family

Hedley James Dalton family

Hedley James Dalton

Hedley James Dalton

Dominick and Edna Dalton

Dominick and Edna Dalton

Norma (Townsend) & Harvey Dalton

Norma (Townsend) & Harvey Dalton

Dalton Family

Dalton Family

Harold Dalton

Harold Dalton

Harold Dalton with his grandmother Mary Katherine Ruppel Schwarztkopf

Harold Dalton with his grandmother Mary Katherine Ruppel Schwarztkopf

Mollie Kildow 1956

Mollie Kildow 1956

Alexander Schwartzkopf

Alexander Schwartzkopf

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Kyle & Eliza Jane Dalton, Virginia Gary Dalton Amber and Amy Brady Sain family

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1919 - In the year that Michael Joseph Dalton was born, in the summer and early autumn, race riots erupted in 26 U.S. cities, resulting in hundreds of deaths and even more people being badly hurt. In most cases, African-Americans were the victims. It was called the "Red Summer". Men who were returning from World War I needed jobs and there was competition for those jobs among the races. Tension was heightened by the use by many companies of blacks as strikebreakers.

1920 - He was just 1 year old when on November 2, radio station KDKA began broadcasting in Pittsburgh, PA. This was the first commercial radio broadcast in the United States. Westinghouse, a leading manufacturer of radios and the backer of the station, chose the date because of the Presidential election. People liked it because they could hear about the results of the election between Harding and Cox before the morning papers arrived. Four years later, there were 600 commercial stations broadcasting in the U.S.

1921 - Michael was just 2 years old when on November 11th, the first burial was held at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Arlington National Cemetery. The body of an unknown soldier - selected by Army Sgt. Edward F. Younger who was highly decorated for valor and received the Distinguished Service Cross in "The Great War" - was brought back from France (World War 1) and placed in the newly completed tomb. President Warren G. Harding officiated at the interment ceremonies.

1932 - He was merely 13 years old when on February 27th, actress Elizabeth Taylor was born in London. Her parents were Americans living in London and when she was 7, the family moved to Los Angeles. Her first small part in a movie was in There's One Born Every Minute in 1942 but her first starring role was in National Velvet in 1944. She became as famous for her 8 marriages (to 7 people) as she was for her beauty and films.

1946 - In the year of Michael Joseph Dalton's passing, pediatrician Dr. Benjamin Spock's book "The Common Sense Book of Baby and Child Care" was published. It sold half a million copies in the first six months. Aside from the Bible, it became the best selling book of the 20th century. A generation of Baby Boomers were raised by the advice of Dr. Spock.

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Michael Joseph Dalton passed away in 1946 in Ringwood, Australia at 27 years of age. There is no known cause of death. He was born in 1919. He was born to Dalton Patrick Dalton and Jane Box Dalton, and we currently have no other siblings in his family tree.

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