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1945 Atomic bomb detonated (Hiroshima)
1950 Korean War begins
1964 - 1973 Vietnam War
1969 Armstrong first person on moon
1986 Nuclear disaster at Chernobyl
1903 Wright brothers 1st plane flight
1912 Titanic sinks on maiden voyage
1914 - 1918 World War I
1922 USSR formed by Soviet states
1939 - 1945 World War II
1854 Crimean War with Russia
1869 Opening of Suez Canal
1871 Franco - Prussian War
1895 Marconi invents wireless telegraphy
1899 Boer War begins
 George Knapman
 b.1864 Bridford, Devon, England
 d.1910 Exeter, Devon, England
 George Henry Knapman
 George Smallridge
 b.1845 Dunsford, England
 Matilda (Tillie) Smallridge
 b.1872 Doddiscombleig, England
 Mary Sercombe
 b.1850 Cheriton Bishop , England
 Bessie Ann Powlesland
 b.1885 St Thomas Registration Di