William Herbert Foster (1899 - 1919)

William Herbert Foster
1899 - 1919
updated February 06, 2019
William Herbert Foster was born c. 1899. He died on June 9, 1919 at 20 years of age.
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William Herbert Foster
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Herbert
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Foster
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Wimborne Minster Cemetery C. 5. 5175., in United Kingdom
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Service number: 21441
Rank: Guardsman
Regiment: Coldstream Guards

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William Herbert Foster died on June 9, 1919 at 20 years old. He was buried in Wimborne Minster Cemetery C. 5. 5175., United Kingdom. He was born c. 1899. We are unaware of information about William's immediate family.
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1899 - 1919 World Events

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In 1899, in the year that William Herbert Foster was born, on February 4th, the Philippine–American War began. The Philippines objected to the Treaty of Paris, signed in 1898, that transferred possession of the Philippines from Spain to the U.S. Filipinos began a fight for independence and fighting between U.S. forces and those of the Philippine Republic broke out. On June 2nd, the Philippines officially declared war on the United States.

In 1900, he was just 1 year 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 1906, he was just 7 years old when the great San Francisco earthquake hit, estimated at 7.8 on the Richter scale. The earthquake caused fires that raged for days and between the earthquake and the fire, about 3,000 people were killed and 80% of the City was destroyed.

In 1919, in the year of William Herbert Foster's passing, on January 6th, President Theodore Roosevelt died. Having gone to bed the previous night after being treated for breathing problems, the ex-President died in his sleep from a clot that had traveled to his lungs. He was 60. After a simple service, Roosevelt was buried on a hillside overlooking Oyster Bay.

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