Walter Chadwick (1896 - 1984)

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Walter Chadwick
1896 - 1984
updated February 06, 2019
Walter Chadwick was born on May 6, 1896. He died in June 1984 at age 88. We know that Walter Chadwick had been residing in Lakeside, Coos County, Oregon 97449.


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Walter Chadwick died in June 1984 at 88 years old. He was born on May 6, 1896. We have no information about Walter's family or relationships. We know that Walter Chadwick had been residing in Lakeside, Coos County, Oregon 97449.
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In 1896, in the year that Walter Chadwick was born, on May 18th, the U.S. Supreme Court issued a ruling in the case of Plessy v. Ferguson. By a vote of 7 to 1, the Court upheld state racial segregation laws, introducing the idea of "separate but equal" facilities for races.

In 1917, he was 21 years old when on July 28, between ten and fifteen thousand blacks silently walked down New York City's Fifth Avenue to protest racial discrimination and violence. Lynchings in Waco Texas and hundreds of African-Americans killed in East St. Louis Illinois had sparked the protest. Picket signs said "Mother, do lynchers go to heaven?" "Mr. President, why not make America safe for democracy?" "Thou shalt not kill." "Pray for the Lady Macbeth's of East St. Louis" and "Give us a chance to live."

In 1925, by the time he was 29 years old, on November 28th, radio station WSM broadcast the Grand Ole Opry for the first time. Originally airing as “The WSM Barn Dance”, the Opry (a local term for "opera") was dedicated to honoring country music and in its history has featured the biggest stars and acts in country music.

In 1941, Walter was 45 years old when on December 7th, the Japanese attacked the military base at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. The surprise aerial attack damaged 8 U.S. battleships (6 later returned to service), including the USS Arizona, and destroyed 188 aircraft. 2,402 American citizens died and 1,178 wounded were wounded. On December 8th, the U.S. declared war on Japan and on December 11th, Germany and Italy (allies of Japan) declared war on the United States. World War II was in full swing.

In 1984, in the year of Walter Chadwick's passing, due to outrage about "Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom" (it seemed too "dark" to many and it was rated PG), a new rating was devised - PG-13. The first film rated PG-13 was "Red Dawn".

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around 1917 - Dec 23, 1944
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around 1920 - Mar 24, 1945
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around 1889 - Jul 1, 1916
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around 1885 - Mar 23, 1919
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around 1893 - Mar 27, 1916
Walter L Chadwick
Born: around 1917
California, United States
Walter R Chadwick
Born: around 1899
Washington, United States
Walter R Chadwick
Born: around 1917
Georgia, United States
Walter Chadwick
Born: around 1921
North Carolina, United States
Walter F Jr Chadwick
Born: around 1918
Pennsylvania, United States
Walter J Chadwick
Born: around 1910
Connecticut, United States
Walter I Chadwick
Born: around 1919
Massachusetts, United States
Walter W Chadwick
Born: around 1913
North Carolina, United States
Walter Taylor Chadwick
1899 - 1946
Melbourne, Australia

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Clarence Chadwick
Aug 25, 1897 - December 1974
Rosalia, Washington
Thomas A Chadwick
Jan 7, 1909 - Nov 9, 1989
Everett, WA
Selma M Chadwick
Aug 3, 1900 - Mar 7, 1997
Lake Stevens, WA
Diane H Chadwick
Aug 25, 1928 - Jul 11, 2003
Bellevue, WA
Rae M Chadwick
Oct 8, 1930 - Nov 21, 2010
Stanwood, WA
Thelma Chadwick
Feb 11, 1924 - Oct 11, 1985
Thomas Henry Chadwick
Dec 12, 1938 - Jun 16, 2010
Amity, Oregon
Rose Chadwick
Sep 19, 1944 - Oct 7, 2010
Westport, WA
Eric W Chadwick
Jul 15, 1914 - Apr 21, 2003
Newark, DE
Mary M Chadwick
Aug 9, 1957 - Oct 12, 2001
Spokane, WA
Thomas Chadwick
Jul 10, 1895 - January 1963
Forrest Chadwick
Oct 21, 1905 - January 1981
Arlington, Washington
Violet Chadwick
Feb 24, 1908 - May 1972
Marysville, Washington
Ernest Chadwick
Sep 6, 1904 - May 1974
Marysville, Washington
Lela M Chadwick
Feb 20, 1910 - Dec 14, 1989
Thomas Chadwick
May 31, 1892 - March 1979
Tacoma, Washington
James Chadwick
Nov 15, 1909 - December 1975
Moses Lake, Washington
Thomas J Chadwick
May 12, 1922 - Apr 24, 1993
Vancouver, WA
Dorothy M Chadwick
Sep 20, 1929 - Aug 10, 1995
Yakima, WA
Russell D Chadwick
Aug 22, 1930 - Nov 1, 2004
Newport, OR

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Nov 16, 1897 - February 1967
Daly City, California
Jeanne E Jackson
Mar 24, 1917 - Feb 15, 2004
Kenmore, WA
Joseph M Harker
Sep 23, 1918 - Aug 26, 1988
Seattle, WA
Ellen Bevry
Nov 17, 1907 - November 1984
Seattle, Washington
Harris W Walker
Jan 25, 1920 - Apr 30, 1988
Ravensdale, WA
Hideo Imai
Aug 20, 1921 - February 1981
John Metcalf
Jan 27, 1886 - March 1969
Fresno, California
Lenore Rettig
Oct 21, 1901 - November 1981
Arlington Heights, Illinois
Warren W Kinder
Jan 16, 1913 - Apr 7, 1997
Pullman, WA
Oddie Lemley
Sep 28, 1895 - June 1986
San Diego, California
George M Anderson
Apr 30, 1915 - Apr 4, 1993
Duvall, WA
Agnes M Hooper
Feb 23, 1908 - Mar 8, 1996
Pine, AZ
Maroni A Messersmith
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Arlington, VA
John M Kirchner
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Carson, CA
Margaret P Gunther
Jun 26, 1913 - Nov 8, 2003
Olympia, WA
Edgar Hinckley
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Lacey, Washington
Don L Clark
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