Milan Kenton Orr

22 Feb 1884 - 30 Jan 1951

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Milan Kenton Orr

22 Feb 1884 - 30 Jan 1951
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The burial record of Milan Kenton Orr. Cemetery: Little Rock National Cemetery, Location: Little Rock, Pulaski, Arkansas, United States. Birth: 22 Feb 1884, Death: 30 Jan 1951.

Life Information

Milan Kenton Orr

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Died:

Little Rock National Cemetery

2523 Springer Blvd
Little Rock, Pulaski, Arkansas
United States

Notes

Department of Veterans Affairs
Cemetery: LITTLE ROCK NATIONAL CEMETERY
Plot: SECTION 12 SITE 14
Website: http://www.cem.va.gov/CEM/cems/nchp/littlerock.asp
Address: 2523 CONFEDERATE BOULEVARD LITTLE ROCK, AR 72206
Phone: (501) 324-6401
VA ID: 1317574

Military Service

US ARMY
WORLD WAR I

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1ST/LT - US ARMY - WORLD WAR I

Branch

US ARMY

Conflicts

WORLD WAR I

Plot

SECTION 12 SITE 14

Life timeline of Milan Kenton Orr

1884
Milan Kenton Orr was born on 22 Feb 1884
Milan Kenton Orr was 8 years old when Thomas Edison patents the motion picture camera. Thomas Alva Edison was an American inventor and businessman, who has been described as America's greatest inventor. He developed many devices that greatly influenced life around the world, including the phonograph, the motion picture camera, and the long-lasting, practical electric light bulb. Dubbed "The Wizard of Menlo Park", he was one of the first inventors to apply the principles of mass production and large-scale teamwork to the process of invention, and is often credited with the creation of the first industrial research laboratory.
Milan Kenton Orr was 20 years old when The Wright brothers make their first attempt to fly with the Wright Flyer at Kitty Hawk, North Carolina. The Wright brothers, Orville and Wilbur, were two American aviators, engineers, inventors, and aviation pioneers who are generally credited with inventing, building, and flying the world's first successful airplane. They made the first controlled, sustained flight of a powered, heavier-than-air aircraft on December 17, 1903, four miles south of Kitty Hawk, North Carolina. In 1904–05 the brothers developed their flying machine into the first practical fixed-wing aircraft. Although not the first to build experimental aircraft, the Wright brothers were the first to invent aircraft controls that made fixed-wing powered flight possible.
Milan Kenton Orr was 28 years old when The British passenger liner RMS Titanic sinks in the North Atlantic at 2:20 a.m., two hours and forty minutes after hitting an iceberg. Only 710 of 2,227 passengers and crew on board survive. RMS Titanic was a British passenger liner that sank in the North Atlantic Ocean in the early hours of 15 April 1912, after colliding with an iceberg during its maiden voyage from Southampton to New York City. There were an estimated 2,224 passengers and crew aboard, and more than 1,500 died, making it one of the deadliest commercial peacetime maritime disasters in modern history. RMS Titanic was the largest ship afloat at the time it entered service and was the second of three Olympic-class ocean liners operated by the White Star Line. It was built by the Harland and Wolff shipyard in Belfast. Thomas Andrews, her architect, died in the disaster.
Milan Kenton Orr was 37 years old when The Nineteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution was ratified, guaranteeing women's suffrage in America. The Nineteenth Amendment to the United States Constitution prohibits the states and the federal government from denying the right to vote to citizens of the United States on the basis of sex. It was adopted on August 18, 1920.
Milan Kenton Orr was 56 years old when Adolf Hitler signs an order to begin the systematic euthanasia of mentally ill and disabled people. Adolf Hitler was a German politician, demagogue, and Pan-German revolutionary, who was the leader of the Nazi Party, Chancellor of Germany from 1933 to 1945 and Führer ("Leader") of Nazi Germany from 1934 to 1945. As dictator, Hitler initiated World War II in Europe with the invasion of Poland in September 1939, and was central to the Holocaust.
Milan Kenton Orr was 62 years old when World War II: Nagasaki is devastated when an atomic bomb, Fat Man, is dropped by the United States B-29 Bockscar. Thirty-five thousand people are killed outright, including 23,200-28,200 Japanese war workers, 2,000 Korean forced workers, and 150 Japanese soldiers. Nagasaki is the capital and the largest city of Nagasaki Prefecture on the island of Kyushu in Japan. The city's name, 長崎, means "long cape" in Japanese. Nagasaki became a centre of colonial Portuguese and Dutch influence in the 16th through 19th centuries, and the Hidden Christian Sites in the Nagasaki Region have been recognized and included in the UNESCO World Heritage List. Part of Nagasaki was home to a major Imperial Japanese Navy base during the First Sino-Japanese War and Russo-Japanese War.
Milan Kenton Orr died on 30 Jan 1951 at the age of 66

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