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World War II Soldier flag  Burdette Mase  FITCH

  (b. 12 February 1896, Kansas, USA   d. 6 November 1977San Francisco, California, USA )  
Summary: Burdette Mase FITCH was born 12 February 1896 in , Kansas, USA. Burdette Mase FITCH was the child of

He married  Priscilla EDWARDS 1936 .  Priscilla EDWARDS  was born 15 March 1903 in Pittsfield, Massachusetts, USA (Coltsville) .  She died 19 July 1999 in Saint Petersburg, Florida, USA .  She was the daughter of George Washington EDWARDS and Anna Amelia CROUSS.

Burdette Mase FITCH died 6 November 1977 in San Francisco, California, USA.
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Born in Delphos, Ottawa County, Kansas, USA


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Burdette Mase FITCH married  flag Priscilla EDWARDS-- Date: 1936 Place: 
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Priscilla EDWARDS was the daughter of George Washington EDWARDS and Anna Amelia CROUSS


PITTSFIELD WOMAN TO WED AT MANILA

Engagement of Miss Priscilla Edwards, Concert and Radio Singer, Announced - Travels in Orient

"Mr and Mrs George Washington Edwards of Pittsfield announce the engagement of their daughter, Priscilla, to Capt Burdett M. Fitch, United States army, son of Mr and Mrs A. E. Fitch of Kansas City, formerly of Warrneton, Va. The wedding will take place the the 21st in the chapel at Fort Stotsenburg, Manilla, Philippine Islands, where Capt Fitch is stationed."

"Miss Edwards left late in September for a trip around the world, stopping at Banff and Lake Louise before sailing from Vancouver on the liner Empress of Japan. Stopping at Honolulu, the liner proceeded to Yokohama, where Miss Edwards with friends left the ship to make an extensive tour of Japan, visiting all its principal centers. Arriving at Peiping, she traveled by plane over the Ming tombs and the great wall at China. At Nanking, Miss Walker was the guest of her cousins Dr and Mrs William Roberts."

"Miss Walker was educated at Miss Hall's school at Pittsfield and the Capeu school at Northampton where her voice culture began under the direction of Miss Mary Williams of Smith college. Miss Edwards continued her musical education at the Institute of Musical Arts, New York city. After three years' study there, she became a pupil of Royal Dadman of Springfield."

"For some time, Miss Edwards was soprano in the quartet at the Longmeadow Congregational church under the direction of Mrs Dorothy Birchard Mulroney. Following travel and concert work in the West, Miss Edwards returned to study with Lambert Murphy. Concert and radio work followed with two seasons at Miami, Fla."

"Capt Fitch is a graduate of a southern college. He served in the World War and is now a captain of the field artillery at Fort Stotsenburg where he is a member of the post's polo team."

"Following their wedding, Capt Fitch and his bride will sail to Bali for a trip and will make their home at Fort Stotsenburg."

"Miss Edwards is a niece of Mrs Leroy P Fletcher of Spruceland avenue, this city, where she has frequently visited."

Date: February 02, 1936
Location: Massachusetts
Paper: Springfield Republican

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USA 1897 - September 1 – The Boston subway opens, becoming the first underground metro in North America.
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www.wikipedia.org - February 22, 1901

World History 1901 - January 22 - Queen Victoria of the United Kingdom dies at age 81, after more than 63 years on the throne, and her son the Prince of Wales formally succeeds her as King Edward VII.

www.wikipedia.org - January 22, 1901

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USA 1903 - October - First World Series
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www.wikipedia.org - October 11, 1906

USA 1908 - September 27 – Henry Ford produces his first Model T automobile.

www.wikipedia.org - September 27, 1908

News 1909 - ONE FATALITY IN TORNADO. BRAKEMAN BLOWN FROM FREIGHT TRAIN AND KILLED.
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www.wikipedia.org - December 23, 1913

USA 1914 - Woodrow Wilson signs a Mother's Day proclamation.
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www.wikipedia.org - February 20, 1915

World History 1915 - May 7 – WWI: Sinking of the RMS Lusitania: British ocean liner RMS Lusitania is sunk by Imperial German Navy U-boat U-20 off the south-west coast of Ireland, killing 1,198 civilians en route from New York to Liverpool.

www.wikipedia.org - May 7, 1915

USA 1916 - On May 30, 1916, President Woodrow Wilson issued a presidential proclamation establishing a national Flag Day on June 14.

www.americaslibrary.gov - May 30, 1916

News 1916 - July 22 – In San Francisco, California, a bomb explodes on Market Street during a Preparedness Day parade, killing 10 injuring 40

www.wikipedia.org - July 22, 1916

News 1917 - January 25 – An anti-prostitution drive in San Francisco occurs and police close about 200 prostitution houses.

www.wikipedia.org - January 25, 1917

USA 1917 - March 2 – The enactment of the Jones Act grants Puerto Ricans United States citizenship.
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USA 1917 - April 6 – WWI: The United States declares war on Germany.
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USA 1917 - June 5 – WWI: Conscription begins in the United States.
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News 1918 - January – 1918 flu pandemic: "Spanish 'flu" (influenza) first observed in Haskell County, Kansas.

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News 1918 - May 20 – The small town of Codell, Kansas, is hit for the third year in a row on the same date by a tornado.

www.wikipedia.org - May 20, 1918

World History 1918 - October 31 – The Hungarian government terminates the personal union with Austria, officially dissolving the Austro-Hungarian empire.

www.wikipedia.org - October 31, 1918

USA 1919 - June 4 – Women's rights: The United States Congress approves the 19th Amendment to the United States Constitution, which would guarantee suffrage to women, and sends it to the U.S. states for ratification.
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USA 1924 - June 2 - Congress Granted Citizenship to All Native Americans Born in the U.S.
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USA 1929 - October 24–29 – Wall Street Crash of 1929: Three multi-digit percentage drops wipe out more than $30 billion from the New York Stock Exchange (10 times greater than the annual budget of the federal government).
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News 1939 - February 18 – The Golden Gate International Exposition opens in San Francisco, California.

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USA 1939 - April 30 - World's Fair opens in New York City

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World History 1939 - September 1 - World War II begins: Germany invades Poland

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World History 1940 - May 10 - Winston Churchill becomes Prime Minister of Great Britain

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USA 1941 - January 13 – All persons born in Puerto Rico since this day are declared U.S. citizens by birth, through U.S. federal law.

www.wikipedia.org - January 13, 1941

USA 1941 - December 7 - Japanese attacked Pearl Harbor
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USA 1941 - December 8 - WWII: President of the United States Franklin D. Roosevelt delivers his "Infamy Speech"
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World History 1941 - December 11 - Germany and Italy declare war on the United States. The U.S. responds in kind.

www.wikipedia.org - December 11, 1941

USA 1942 - February 2 – WWII: President of the United States Franklin D. Roosevelt signs an executive order directing the internment of Japanese Americans and the seizure of their property.
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USA 1942 - June 4–June 7 – WWII: The Battle of Midway: The Japanese naval advance in the Pacific is halted.


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USA 1942 - December 1 – Gasoline rationing begins in the United States.
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USA 1943 - February 7 – WWII: In the United States, it is announced that shoe rationing will go into effect in 2 days.
Steps in Rationing Listed

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USA 1943 - Penicillin first used successfully to treat a patient
PENICILLIN IS NEW ERA IN MEDICINE

Changes Method Of War On Germs; Pales "Glory" Of Sulfa

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World History 1944 - June 6 - WWII – D-Day:
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News June 26, 1945: United Nations charter signed, San Francisco, CA

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World History 1945 - September 2 - World War II ends
WORLD IS AT PEACE
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World History 1947 - February 25 - The German state of Prussia is officially abolished by the Allied Control Council.

www.wikipedia.org - February 25, 1947

World History 1948 - The State of Israel is officially created
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World History 1949 - The Soviet Union successfully detonates an atomic weapon


News 1949 - CHINATOWN FIRE DAMAGE $20,000.
San Francisco, Sept. 9. (AP) - A three alarm fire his Chinatown early Thursday.

The blaze broke...Read MORE...


World History 1949 - Communists under Mao assume power in China
Mao Zedong proclaims People’s Republic of China

"Naming himself head of state, communist...Read MORE...


USA 1950 - January 31 - President Harry S. Truman orders the development of the hydrogen bomb, in response to the detonation of the Soviet Union's first atomic bomb in 1949

www.wikipedia.org - January 31, 1950

World History 1950 - June 25 - Korean War begins when North Korean forces invade South Korea
Armed forces from communist North Korea smash into South Korea, setting off the Korean War. The...Read MORE...


News 1951 - Floods struck the state causing wide-spread damage

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USA 1953 - Dr. Jonas Salk, University of Pittsburg, announced successful testing of polio vaccine

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World History 1953 - July 27 - Korean War ends
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News 1956 - January 9 - First "Dear Abby" column appears in San Francisco Chronicle
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World History 1957 - October 4 - USSR launches Sputnik 1 - Space race begins
Russian People Tickled Pink at Success of Their Sputnik

MOSCOW (AP) - The Russian people are...Read MORE...


USA 1958 - NASA formed


USA 1960 - Civil Rights Act of 1960
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USA 1961 - Vietnam War officially begins with 900 military advisors landing in Saigon


World History 1961 - East Germany begins construction of the Berlin Wall


News 1962 - January 21 - Snow falls in San Francisco

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USA 1962 - Cuban Missile Crisis


USA 1962 - April 21 - Seattle World's Fair (Century 21 Exposition) opens

www.e-referencedesk.com/ resources/ state-history-timeline/ washington.html - April 21, 1962

USA 1963 - I Have a Dream Speech - Martin Luther King's Address at March on Washington August 28, 1963.


USA 1963 - November 22 - American President John F. Kennedy assassinated by Lee Harvey Oswald in Dallas, Texas
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USA 1964 - April 22 - World's Fair opens in New York City

April 22, 1964

USA 1964 - Civil Rights Act of 1964
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USA 1965 - Vietnam War - First U.S. ground combat forces arrive in South Vietnam


USA 1968 - Civil Rights Act of 1968
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USA 1968 - Marin Luther King, Jr. Killed
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USA 1968 - Presidential candidate Robert F. Kennedy assassinated on June 6 in Los Angeles


World History 1969 - July 20 - Apollo 11 - Man lands on the moon
AMERICAN FLAG WAVING ON THE MOON
Taken There By Spacemen

SPACE CENTER, Houston (AP) - Two Americans, who strode the moon's surface for the first time and raised their nations' banner above it,...Read MORE...


USA 1970 - April 22 - The First Earth Day
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USA 1970 - Kent State shootings - May 4 - Kent, Ohio

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USA 1972 - Watergate


USA 1973 - March 29 – The last United States soldier leaves Vietnam.

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USA Equal Credit Opportunity Act of 1974
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USA 1974 - Richard Nixon resigns Presidency over Watergate


Death
6 November 1977
San Francisco, California, USA

U.S. Social Security Death Index
first name: Burdette
middle name:
last name: Fitch
name suffix:
birth date: 12 February 1896
social security number: 563-52-4967
place of issuance: California
last residence: San Francisco, San Francisco, California
zip code of last residence: 94109
death date : November 1977
estimated age at death: 81


Fitch
Burdette Mase, Brigadier-General
(1896 – 1977)

1942 - 1945
Adjutant to the Commander in Chief South-west Pacific Area
1945 - 1946
Adjutant to the Supreme Commander Allied Powers Japan
1953 Retired

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Name: Burdette M Fitch
Social Security #: 563524967
Gender: Male
Birth Date: 12 Feb 1896
Birth Place: Kansas
Death Date: 6 Nov 1977
Death Place: San Francisco

Ancestry.com. California, Death Index, 1940-1997 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2000.
Original data: State of California. California Death Index, 1940-1997. Sacramento, CA, USA: State of California Department of Health Services, Center for Health Statistics.

Burdette is buried at: San Francisco National Cemetery San Francisco San Francisco County California, USA Plot: Section OS Site 110A 3
Name: Burdette M Fitch
Service Info.: BRIG GEN US ARMY WORLD WAR II
Birth Date: 12 Feb 1896
Death Date: 6 Nov 1977
Service Start Date: 13 Mar 1918
Interment Date: 9 Nov 1977
Cemetery: San Francisco National Cemetery
Cemetery Address: 1 Lincoln Blvd Presidio of San Francisco San Francisco, CA 94129
Buried At: Section Os Site 110a 3

National Cemetery Administration. U.S. Veterans Gravesites, ca.1775-2006 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations Inc, 2006.
Original data: National Cemetery Administration. Nationwide Gravesite Locator
Added: 10/17/2010 4:02:31 PM

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