Thomas Henry Walton (1895 - 1916)

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Thomas Henry Walton
1895 - 1916
updated February 06, 2019
Thomas Henry Walton was born around 1895. He died on May 31, 1916 at age 21.

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Thomas Henry Walton

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Henry

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Portsmouth Naval Memorial 19., in United Kingdom

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Service number: k/22499
Rank: Stoker 1st Class
Regiment: Royal Navy
Unit/ship/squadron: h.m.s. warrior.

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Thomas Henry Walton died on May 31, 1916 at 21 years old. He was buried in Portsmouth Naval Memorial 19., United Kingdom. He was born around 1895. We are unaware of information about Thomas's immediate family.
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1895 - 1916 World Events

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In 1895, in the year that Thomas Henry Walton was born, 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.

In 1900, when he was just 5 years old, 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 1904, he was just 9 years old when the World's Fair, officially known as the Louisiana Purchase Exposition, was held in St. Louis, Missouri. Attended by nearly 19.7 million people (and later the subject of a Judy Garland film), the Fair was funded by federal, state and local sources to the tune of $15 million. As the name suggests, the Fair was suggested as a way to celebrate the Louisiana Purchase in 1803. In the past, World's Fairs were a way of bringing new technology to the attention of the masses and this fair was no exception - the use of electricity (the public feared it at the time), personal cars, airplanes, and the electric streetcar were all highlighted.

In 1916, in the year of Thomas Henry Walton's passing, suffragette Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman elected to the House of Representatives as a Representative at large from Montana. She was the first woman to hold an elected Federal office. Holding the office for two years, she ran again in 1940 and served another two year term. Montana had granted women unrestricted voting rights in 1914, 6 years before women got the vote nationally.

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Other Thomas Waltons

Thomas Robert Walton
around 1896 - Jul 27, 1917
Thomas Richard Walton
around 1894 - Jul 3, 1916
Thomas Reginald Walton
around 1912 - Jul 29, 1945
Thomas Lloyd Walton
around 1914 - May 27, 1944
Thomas Kershaw Walton
around 1916 - Mar 27, 1942
Thomas James Walton
around 1893 - Nov 15, 1914

Other Waltons

Thomas James Walton
around 1893 - Nov 15, 1914
Thomas Kershaw Walton
around 1916 - Mar 27, 1942
Thomas Lloyd Walton
around 1914 - May 27, 1944
Thomas Reginald Walton
around 1912 - Jul 29, 1945
Thomas Richard Walton
around 1894 - Jul 3, 1916
Thomas Robert Walton
around 1896 - Jul 27, 1917
Thomas W. Walton
Died: Aug 8, 1916
Tom Westmoreland Walton
around 1896 - Mar 28, 1918
Trevor Paul Walton
around 1921 - Oct 7, 1943
The Rev. Cyril Walton
around 1877 - May 31, 1916
Victor Charles Walton
around 1914 - Jun 7, 1944
Victor Harbord Walton
around 1913 - Jan 12, 1943
Victor Kenneth Walton
around 1894 - Aug 7, 1915
W Walton
around 1891 - Sep 13, 1918
W Walton
around 1883 - Mar 4, 1920
W Walton
Died: Oct 4, 1917
W Walton
Died: Jun 23, 1916
W Walton
Died: Apr 28, 1915
W Walton
Died: Jul 10, 1918
W Walton
Died: Oct 31, 1917

Other Bios

Thomas James Walton
around 1893 - Nov 15, 1914
Thomas Kershaw Walton
around 1916 - Mar 27, 1942
Thomas Lloyd Walton
around 1914 - May 27, 1944
Thomas Reginald Walton
around 1912 - Jul 29, 1945
Thomas Richard Walton
around 1894 - Jul 3, 1916
Thomas Robert Walton
around 1896 - Jul 27, 1917
Thomas W. Walton
Died: Aug 8, 1916
Tom Westmoreland Walton
around 1896 - Mar 28, 1918
Trevor Paul Walton
around 1921 - Oct 7, 1943
The Rev. Cyril Walton
around 1877 - May 31, 1916
Victor Charles Walton
around 1914 - Jun 7, 1944
Victor Harbord Walton
around 1913 - Jan 12, 1943
Victor Kenneth Walton
around 1894 - Aug 7, 1915
W Walton
around 1891 - Sep 13, 1918
W Walton
around 1883 - Mar 4, 1920
W Walton
Died: Oct 4, 1917
W Walton
Died: Jun 23, 1916
W Walton
Died: Apr 28, 1915
W Walton
Died: Jul 10, 1918
W Walton
Died: Oct 31, 1917
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