Michael Shea (1890 - 1917)

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Arras Memorial Bay 1 And 2.,
France

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Service number: 16906
Rank: Serjeant
Regiment: Royal Scots
Unit/ship/squadron: 11th Bn.

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1890 - In the year that Michael Shea was born, on July 3rd, Idaho became the 43rd state in the United States. On July 10th, Wyoming became the 44th state.

1895 - Michael was only 5 years old when on May 18th, Italy's first motor race was held. The race was 58 miles long - from Turin to Asti and back. Five cars started but only three completed the race. It was won by Simone Federman who drove a Daimler Omnibus - his average speed was 9.6 mph.

1897 - When he was only 7 years old, in the January 22nd issue of "Engineering", the word "computer" was first used to refer to a mechanical calculation device. Previously - since the 17th century - the term computer meant "one who computes" and referred to human beings who worked with numbers.

1911 - He was 21 years old when British physicist Ernest Rutherford (born in New Zealand), along with German physicist Hans Geiger, discovered the structure of an atom. He found that atoms had nuclei (a nucleus) and were circled by electrons, much as planets orbit the sun.

1917 - In the year of Michael Shea's passing, Russian government offices were seized and the Romanov's Winter Palace was stormed in the Russian February and October Revolutions. The February revolution resulted in the abdication of Tsar Nicholas and a coalition of the Parliament and workers parties taking control of the government. The October revolution resulted in Lenin and the Bolsheviks taking complete control.

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Michael Shea passed away on March 21, 1917 at age 27. There is no listed cause of death for Michael. He was buried in Arras Memorial Bay 1 And 2., France. He was born around 1890. We are unaware of information about Michael's immediate family.

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