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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 - 1919 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 William FORD
 Alfred FORD
 b.1909 Christchurc, New Zealand
 Alfred BUXTON
 b.1851 Walsall, England
 d.1924 Ch.Ch. NZ
 Yvonne Florence FORD
 b.1936 Invercargill, New Zealand
 Florence Emma BUXTON
 b.1879 Walsall, Staffs. England
 d.1959 Christchurc, New Zealand
 d.1921 Christchurc, New Zealand
 Neville George Rae FORD
 b. Living
 Susan EADES
 b.1912 Edendale, New Zealand