Thomas Danks (died 1942)

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Thomas Danks
? - 1942 (edit)
updated February 06, 2019
Thomas Danks died on May 17, 1942.

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Portsmouth Naval Memorial Panel 63, in United Kingdom

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Service number: p/jx 314920
Rank: Able Seaman
Regiment: Royal Navy
Unit/ship/squadron: H.m.s. President Iii

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Thomas Danks died on May 17, 1942. He was buried in Portsmouth Naval Memorial Panel 63, United Kingdom. We are unaware of information about Thomas's family or relationships.
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1942 World Events

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In 1836, on October 22nd, Sam Houston was inaugurated as the first elected President of the Republic of Texas, which was formed in 1836 as a result of Texas' independence from Mexico. He served two years, per the Texas Constitution - subsequent Presidents could serve three years.

In 1887, on July 1st, the assembly for the supports of the Eiffel Tower began . A wrought iron lattice tower, it was designed and built by Gustave Eiffel - who also contributed to the building of the Statue of Liberty. There are 18,000 pieces in the Eiffel Tower - which had to be built separately and then assembled in place - with rivets - to complete the Tower.

In 1901, Edward VII succeeded Queen Victoria. Queen Victoria of England had become Queen in 1837 and reigned until her death in 1901. Her 63 year reign was the longest in history prior to Elizabeth II who recently broke her record. The time during which she led the country was known as the Victorian era and she presided over great changes in the United Kingdom, including the expansion of the British Empire and the Industrial Revolution.

In 1928, Mickie Mouse was born! He first appeared in Disney's Steamboat Willie, along with Minnie. Although they were in two previous shorts, this was the first to be distributed. Steamboat Willie took advantage of the new technology and was a "talkie" - music was coordinated with the animation. It became the most popular cartoon of its day.

In 1942, in the year of Thomas Danks's passing, on June 17th, Roosevelt approved the Manhattan Project, which lead to the development of the first atomic bomb. With the support of Canada and the United Kingdom, the Project came to employ more than 130,000 people and cost nearly $2 billion. Julius Robert Oppenheimer, a nuclear physicist born in New York, led the Los Alamos Laboratory that developed the actual bomb. The first artificial nuclear explosion took place near Alamogordo New Mexico on July 16, 1945.

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Thomas Henry Danks
around 1910 - Jul 13, 1944

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around 1910 - Jul 13, 1944
W Danks
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W Danks
Died: Apr 22, 1917
W H Danks
Died: Dec 18, 1914
Walter Danks
around 1885 - Sep 3, 1916
William Danks
around 1884 - Oct 21, 1916
William Danks
around 1899 - Nov 7, 1918
William Danks
around 1895 - Oct 30, 1918
William Joseph Danks
around 1921 - Jan 6, 1944
William Leslie Danks
around 1884 - Nov 26, 1940
William Thomas Danks
around 1905 - Jul 24, 1944
Keith John Danks-Brown
around 1916 - Sep 11, 1942

Other Bios

Thomas Henry Danks
around 1910 - Jul 13, 1944
W Danks
Died: Nov 3, 1918
W Danks
Died: Apr 22, 1917
W H Danks
Died: Dec 18, 1914
Walter Danks
around 1885 - Sep 3, 1916
William Danks
around 1884 - Oct 21, 1916
William Danks
around 1899 - Nov 7, 1918
William Danks
around 1895 - Oct 30, 1918
William Joseph Danks
around 1921 - Jan 6, 1944
William Leslie Danks
around 1884 - Nov 26, 1940
William Thomas Danks
around 1905 - Jul 24, 1944
Keith John Danks-Brown
around 1916 - Sep 11, 1942
Alfred Danman
around 1877 - Oct 9, 1917
Danmole Hameeds
Died: Oct 29, 1942
A Dann
Died: Nov 8, 1918
A E Dann
Died: May 2, 1917
A G Dann
around 1896 - Jun 17, 1916
Achilles George Dann
around 1888 - Nov 25, 1944
Albert Edwin Dann
around 1894 - Jan 1, 1917
Albert George William Dann
around 1910 - Jan 3, 1944
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