Reginald Alphonse George Delaporte (1922 - 1942)

Reginald Alphonse George Delaporte
1922 - 1942
updated February 06, 2019
Reginald Alphonse George Delaporte was born around 1922. He died on October 13, 1942 at age 20.

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Reginald Alphonse George Delaporte

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Alphonse George

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Tower Hill Memorial Panel 103., in United Kingdom

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Rank: Third Officer
Regiment: Merchant Navy
Unit/ship/squadron: S.s. Stornest (newcastle-on-tyne)

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Reginald Alphonse George Delaporte passed away on October 13, 1942 at 20 years old. He was buried in Tower Hill Memorial Panel 103., United Kingdom. He was born around 1922. There is no information about Reginald's family or relationships.
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1922 - 1942 World Events

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In 1922, in the year that Reginald Alphonse George Delaporte was born, the Lincoln Memorial was dedicated in Washington, D.C. on May 30th. More than 35,000 people attended the dedication including Lincoln's son, Robert Todd Lincoln, and many Union and Confederate veterans - although the audience was segregated. The Memorial took 10 years to complete.

In 1930, by the time he was only 8 years old, on August 6th, N.Y. Supreme Court Judge Joseph Crater went through papers in his office, destroyed some of them, withdrew all his money from the bank - $5,150, sold his stock, met friends at a restaurant for dinner and disappeared after getting into a taxi (or walking down the street - his friends' testimony later changed). His disappearance was reported to the police on September 3rd - almost a month later. His wife didn't know what happened, his fellow Justices had no idea, and his mistresses (he had several) said that they didn't know. While his disappearance was front page news, his fate was never discovered and after 40 years the case was closed, still without knowing if Crater was dead or alive.

In 1932, he was just 10 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.

In 1942, in the year of Reginald Alphonse George Delaporte's passing, on February 19th, President Roosevelt signed Executive Order 9066. This authorized the Secretary of War to "prescribe certain areas as military zones." On March 21st, he signed Public Law 503 which was approved after an hour discussion in the Senate and 30 minutes in the House. The Law provided for enforcement of his Executive Order. This cleared the way for approximately 120,000 men, women, and children of Japanese ancestry to be evicted from the West Coast and to be held in concentration camps and other confinement sites across the country. In Hawaii, a few thousand were detained. German and Italian Americans in the U.S. were also confined.

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