Walter Foster (1897 - 1915)

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Walter Foster
1897 - 1915
updated February 06, 2019
Walter Foster was born around 1897. He died on August 27, 1915 at 18 years of age.

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Walter Foster Biography

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Walter Foster

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Chatham Naval Memorial 15., in United Kingdom

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Service number: kw/574
Rank: Able Seaman
Regiment: Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve
Unit/ship/squadron: Drake Bn. R.n. Div.

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Walter Foster passed away on August 27, 1915 at 18 years old. He was buried in Chatham Naval Memorial 15., United Kingdom. He was born around 1897. There is no information about Walter's family.
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1897 - 1915 World Events

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In 1897, in the year that Walter Foster was born, in the January 22nd issue of "Engineering", the word "computer" was first used to refer to a mechanical calculation device. Previously - since the 17th century - the term computer meant "one who computes" and referred to human beings who worked with numbers.

In 1900, when he was only 3 years old, Carrie Chapman Catt succeeded Susan B. Anthony as the president of the National American Woman Suffrage Association. NAWSA was created by Anthony in 1890 in order to fight for the right of women to vote in the United States. Membership in NAWSA began at 7,000 and in the decades of the struggle - women didn't get the right to vote until 1920 - membership rose to 2 million.

In 1907, Walter was just 10 years old when the state of Oklahoma was admitted to the United States on November 16. Previously called "Oklahoma Territory" and "Indian Territory", the two areas were merged and Oklahoma became the 46th state. It is the 28th most populous state.

In 1915, in the year of Walter Foster's passing, the Superior Court in Fulton County Georgia accepted the charter for the establishment of the new Ku Klux Klan, succeeding the Klan that flourished in the South in the late 1800's. This iteration of the Klan adopted white clothing and used many of the code words from the first Klan, adding cross burnings and mass marches in an attempt to intimidate others.

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Other Walter Fosters

Walter Foster
May 20, 1895 - October 1969
Walter William Vassie Foster
around 1909 - May 10, 1944
Walter Wilford Foster
around 1896 - Dec 25, 1916
Walter Thomas Foster
around 1898 - Aug 24, 1917
Walter Ronald Foster
around 1916 - Aug 11, 1944
Walter Norman Foster
Died: Feb 2, 1945
Walter Henry Foster
Died: Sep 13, 1917
Walter George Foster
around 1889 - Jun 30, 1918
Walter Frederick Foster
around 1920 - Nov 14, 1942
Walter Francis Foster
around 1877 - Nov 17, 1916
Walter Edward Foster
around 1880 - Apr 27, 1916
Walter Foster
around 1923 - Jul 29, 1942

Other Fosters

Walter Foster
around 1923 - Jul 29, 1942
Walter Edward Foster
around 1880 - Apr 27, 1916
Walter Francis Foster
around 1877 - Nov 17, 1916
Walter Frederick Foster
around 1920 - Nov 14, 1942
Walter George Foster
around 1889 - Jun 30, 1918
Walter Henry Foster
Died: Sep 13, 1917
Walter Norman Foster
Died: Feb 2, 1945
Walter Ronald Foster
around 1916 - Aug 11, 1944
Walter Thomas Foster
around 1898 - Aug 24, 1917
Walter Wilford Foster
around 1896 - Dec 25, 1916
Walter William Vassie Foster
around 1909 - May 10, 1944
Warwick Herman Rous Foster
around 1886 - Jun 10, 1917
Wilfred Foster
Died: Nov 12, 1914
Wilfred Foster
around 1925 - Jul 30, 1944
Wilfred Foster
around 1897 - Apr 1, 1918
Wilfred Ernest Foster
around 1892 - Oct 13, 1915
Wilfred Howard Foster
around 1894 - Apr 26, 1918
Wilfrid Bernard Foster
around 1916 - Mar 21, 1945
William Foster
around 1896 - Feb 6, 1917
William Foster
around 1892 - Dec 1, 1918

Other Bios

Walter Foster
around 1923 - Jul 29, 1942
Walter Edward Foster
around 1880 - Apr 27, 1916
Walter Francis Foster
around 1877 - Nov 17, 1916
Walter Frederick Foster
around 1920 - Nov 14, 1942
Walter George Foster
around 1889 - Jun 30, 1918
Walter Henry Foster
Died: Sep 13, 1917
Walter Norman Foster
Died: Feb 2, 1945
Walter Ronald Foster
around 1916 - Aug 11, 1944
Walter Thomas Foster
around 1898 - Aug 24, 1917
Walter Wilford Foster
around 1896 - Dec 25, 1916
Walter William Vassie Foster
around 1909 - May 10, 1944
Warwick Herman Rous Foster
around 1886 - Jun 10, 1917
Wilfred Foster
Died: Nov 12, 1914
Wilfred Foster
around 1925 - Jul 30, 1944
Wilfred Foster
around 1897 - Apr 1, 1918
Wilfred Ernest Foster
around 1892 - Oct 13, 1915
Wilfred Howard Foster
around 1894 - Apr 26, 1918
Wilfrid Bernard Foster
around 1916 - Mar 21, 1945
William Foster
around 1896 - Feb 6, 1917
William Foster
around 1892 - Dec 1, 1918
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