Robert Mason Jackson French (1893 - 1916)

Robert Mason Jackson French
1893 - 1916
updated February 06, 2019
Robert Mason Jackson French was born around 1893. He died on February 19, 1916 at 23 years of age.

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Robert Mason Jackson French

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Robert

Middle name

Mason Jackson

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Male

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Death

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Burial / Funeral

Bournemouth East Cemetery Q. I. 153., in United Kingdom

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Rank: Captain
Regiment: Royal Welsh Fusiliers

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Robert Mason Jackson French passed away on February 19, 1916 at age 23. He was buried in Bournemouth East Cemetery Q. I. 153., United Kingdom. He was born around 1893. We are unaware of information about Robert's surviving family.
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1893 - 1916 World Events

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In 1893, in the year that Robert Mason Jackson French was born, a songbook, called Song Stories for the Kindergarten, was published by sisters Patty and Mildred Hill. One of the songs included in the book was "Good Morning to All" - later the lyrics were changed and it became "Happy Birthday to You".

In 1900, Robert was only 7 years old when the German physicist Max Planck formulated an energy theory, postulating the existence of "quanta," which lays the groundwork for the quantum theory of modern physics. In December, he introduced a paper on the Planck postulate which stated that E=hv - the energy of a photon is proportional to its frequency times a constant. Planck won a Nobel Prize in 1918 for his work in theoretical Physics.

In 1902, at the age of only 9 years old, Robert was alive when the world famous Italian tenor, Enrico Caruso, made the first gramophone recording by a popular singer. Accompanied by only a piano, his voice recordings became a big seller and did much to popularize the new-fangled gramophone. He had to sing into a metal "horn" that relayed his voice to a metal disc. And the songs had to be under 4 and a half minutes!

In 1916, in the year of Robert Mason Jackson French's passing, in June, the U.S. Congress authorized a plan to expand the armed forces over the next five years. Called the National Defense Act of 1916, the national law expanded the National Guard and Army (the Army added an aviation unit), created the Reserves, and gave the President expanded authority to federalize the National Guard. It also allowed the government to stockpile, in advance, materiel to be used in wartime.

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around 1914 - Mar 27, 1944

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around 1914 - Mar 27, 1944
around 1886 - Sep 4, 1918
Unknown - May 30, 1940
around 1919 - Dec 17, 1940
around 1919 - Mar 18, 1945
around 1914 - Feb 18, 1944
around 1916 - Jun 8, 1941
around 1917 - Jul 19, 1945
around 1922 - Jan 10, 1941
around 1919 - May 24, 1941
around 1923 - Mar 7, 1943
around 1931 - Apr 16, 1941
around 1905 - Dec 15, 1942
around 1923 - Apr 23, 1944
around 1915 - Jul 16, 1944
around 1920 - Nov 18, 1940
around 1909 - Nov 23, 1940
Unknown - Apr 10, 1918
around 1896 - Jul 30, 1917
Unknown - Apr 26, 1916

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around 1914 - Mar 27, 1944
around 1886 - Sep 4, 1918
Unknown - May 30, 1940
around 1919 - Dec 17, 1940
around 1919 - Mar 18, 1945
around 1914 - Feb 18, 1944
around 1916 - Jun 8, 1941
around 1917 - Jul 19, 1945
around 1922 - Jan 10, 1941
around 1919 - May 24, 1941
around 1923 - Mar 7, 1943
around 1931 - Apr 16, 1941
around 1905 - Dec 15, 1942
around 1923 - Apr 23, 1944
around 1915 - Jul 16, 1944
around 1920 - Nov 18, 1940
around 1909 - Nov 23, 1940
Unknown - Apr 10, 1918
around 1896 - Jul 30, 1917
Unknown - Apr 26, 1916
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