Victor Frederick D'Amyand (1887 - 1955)

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Victor Frederick D'Amyand
1887 - 1955
updated September 09, 2019
Victor Frederick D'Amyand, father to 1 child, was born in 1887 in Collingwood, VIC Australia. He was born to Percy St,Ange D'Amyand and Nora Teresa Lynch, with sibling Arthur. He married Elsie Coral Moore, and they gave birth to Moya Teresa (D'Amyand) Richardson. Victor died in 1955 in Northcote, VIC Australia at 68 years of age. We know that Victor Frederick D'Amyand had been residing in Northcote, in Australia.


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Victor Frederick D'Amyand

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Victor D'Amyand was born in in Collingwood, VIC Australia 3066


Victor D'Amyand died in in Northcote, VIC Australia

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at Fawkner Cemetery, in Fawkner, VIC Australia



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Northcote, in Australia


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4th Australian Light Horse Regiment during World War 1

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Nora Teresa Lynch
1860 - Sep 23, 1924
Vic, Australia


Arthur Percy St. Ange D'Amyand
Dec 2, 1887 - Dec 3, 1887
Collingwood, VIC, Australia

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Victor Frederick D'Amyand


Percevial Damyand
Nort, Australia
Nora Lynch Damyand
Nort, Australia

Victor Frederick D'Amyand & Elsie Coral Moore

Victor Frederick D'Amyand


Elsie Coral Moore
Died: 1922


Moya Teresa (D'Amyand) Richardson
Apr 11, 1924 - Sep 21, 1991
Hallett Cove, SA, Australia


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Victor Frederick D'Amyand, father to 1 child, died in 1955 in Northcote, VIC Australia at 68 years old. He was buried in Fawkner Cemetery, Fawkner, VIC Australia. He was born in 1887 in Collingwood, VIC Australia. He was born to Percy St,Ange D'Amyand and Nora Teresa Lynch, with sibling Arthur. Victor married Elsie Coral Moore, and they gave birth to Moya Teresa (D'Amyand) Richardson. We know that Victor Frederick D'Amyand had been residing in Northcote, in Australia.
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In 1887, in the year that Victor Frederick D'Amyand was born, on January 20th, the US Senate gave the US Navy the right to lease Pearl Harbor as a naval base. Pearl Harbor is on the island of Oahu, a part of the Hawaiian Islands. The Navy was given direction to maintain "a coaling and repair station" at the harbor.

In 1893, when he was merely 6 years old, on February 1st, Thomas Edison's motion picture studio on his laboratory grounds in West Orange New Jersey was completed. The studio was called "Black Maria" and the first movie made and viewed in it was of 3 people pretending to be blacksmiths.

In 1938, he was 51 years old when on October 30th, a Sunday, The Mercury Theatre on the Air broadcast Orson Welles' special Halloween show The War of the World's. A clever take on H.G. Wells' novel, the show began with simulated "breaking news" of an invasion by Martians. Because of the realistic nature of the "news," there was a public outcry the next day, calling for regulation by the FCC. Although the current story is that many were fooled and panicked, in reality very few people were fooled. But the show made Orson Welles' career.

In 1942, he was 55 years old when 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.

In 1955, in the year of Victor Frederick D'Amyand's passing, in January, President Eisenhower sent direct aid to South Vietnam. In February, U.S. advisors were sent to train troops.

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