William Foster (1896 - 1917)

William Foster
1896 - 1917
updated February 06, 2019
William Foster was born c. 1896. He died on February 10, 1917 at 21 years of age.
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William Foster
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William
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Foster
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Grove Town Cemetery Meaulte, in France
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Service number: 5637
Rank: Private
Regiment: Manchester Regiment
Unit/ship/squadron: 12th Bn.

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William Foster passed away on February 10, 1917 at 21 years of age. He was buried in Grove Town Cemetery Meaulte, France. He was born c. 1896. We are unaware of information about William's immediate family.
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1896 - 1917 World Events

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In 1896, in the year that William Foster was born, on January 28th, the first ticket for speeding - called "furious driving" - was issued. Walter Arnold of Kent England was fined 1 shilling plus costs - for going 8 mph. The speed limit was 2 mph.

In 1900, he was merely 4 years old when the Austrian neurologist Sigmund Freud published his book (written in 1899) "The Interpretation of Dreams". Sigmund Freud, born Sigismund Schlomo Freud in May of 1856, is the "father of psychoanalysis". Although he was a medical doctor, he was fascinated with the psyche and hypothesized the existence of the id, the ego, the superego, the libido, the unconscious, the Oedipus complex, and more. These are concepts that are still used by modern psychology.

In 1905, when he was merely 9 years old, federal spending was $0.57 billion, unemployment was 4.3%, and the cost of a first-class stamp was $0.02. Current U.S. government spending is $4.268 trillion.

In 1917, in the year of William Foster's passing, Russian government offices were seized and the Romanov's Winter Palace was stormed in the Russian February and October Revolutions. The February revolution resulted in the abdication of Tsar Nicholas and a coalition of the Parliament and workers parties taking control of the government. The October revolution resulted in Lenin and the Bolsheviks taking complete control.

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