William Foster (1896 - 1917)

William Foster
1896 - 1917
updated February 06, 2019
William Foster was born c. 1896. He died on July 1, 1917 at 21 years of age.
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Foster
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Arras Memorial Bay 7 And 8., in France
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Service number: 201568
Rank: Private
Regiment: North Staffordshire Regiment
Unit/ship/squadron: 1st/5th Bn.

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William Foster passed away on July 1, 1917 at 21 years of age. He was buried in Arras Memorial Bay 7 And 8., France. He was born c. 1896. There is no information about William's 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 4th, Utah became the 45th state in the United States. After the LDS Church banned polygamy in 1890, Utah's application for statehood became acceptable to Congress and the Utah Territory became Utah..

In 1900, William was just 4 years old when 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 1901, he was merely 5 years old when Teddy Roosevelt became the 26th President of the United States. TR, as he was known, had been Vice-President for 6 months when President William McKinley was assassinated. At age 42, he became the youngest President to serve although John Kennedy, at age 43, was the youngest President elected. He was a popular progressive and was elected to a second term in 1904 as a Republican, winning 56.4% of the popular vote and 336 electoral votes.

In 1917, in the year of William Foster's passing, the NHL (National Hockey League) was established as a response to the demise of the National Hockey Association (NHA). The first superstar of the League was "Phantom" Joe Malone of the Montreal Canadiens, a leading scorer with records that still stand. The Canadiens won the NHL championship over the Senators.

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c. 1918 - Jun 21, 1944
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c. 1919 - Dec 22, 1942
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c. 1895 - Sep 12, 1916
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c. 1919 - Nov 10, 1942
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c. 1917 - Oct 4, 1944
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Unknown - Mar 21, 1918
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c. 1890 - Oct 23, 1918
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c. 1883 - Apr 15, 1917
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c. 1916 - Mar 20, 1944
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c. 1920 - May 15, 1941
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c. 1921 - Nov 15, 1942
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Unknown - Jul 8, 1945
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c. 1920 - Nov 3, 1942
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c. 1883 - Feb 5, 1940
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c. 1920 - Jul 2, 1944
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Unknown - Jul 7, 1944
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c. 1903 - Feb 25, 1941
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c. 1923 - Nov 3, 1942
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c. -61 -
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c. 1896 - Apr 9, 1941
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c. 1909 - Mar 30, 1945
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c. 1908 - Apr 5, 1942
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Unknown - Dec 22, 1942
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Unknown - Jul 10, 1920
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c. 1888 - Nov 16, 1915

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Unknown - Mar 21, 1918
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c. 1890 - Oct 23, 1918
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c. 1883 - Apr 15, 1917
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c. 1916 - Mar 20, 1944
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c. 1920 - May 15, 1941
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c. 1921 - Nov 15, 1942
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Unknown - Jul 8, 1945
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c. 1920 - Nov 3, 1942
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c. 1883 - Feb 5, 1940
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c. 1920 - Jul 2, 1944
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Unknown - Jul 7, 1944
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c. 1903 - Feb 25, 1941
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c. 1923 - Nov 3, 1942
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c. -61 -
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c. 1896 - Apr 9, 1941
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c. 1909 - Mar 30, 1945
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c. 1908 - Apr 5, 1942
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Unknown - Dec 22, 1942
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Unknown - Jul 10, 1920
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c. 1888 - Nov 16, 1915
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