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1922 USSR formed by Soviet states
1939 - 1945 World War II
1945 Atomic bomb detonated (Hiroshima)
1950 Korean War begins
1964 - 1973 Vietnam War
1895 Marconi invents wireless telegraphy
1899 Boer War begins
1903 Wright brothers 1st plane flight
1912 Titanic sinks on maiden voyage
1914 - 1919 World War I
1830 French Revolution
1837 Queen Victoria assumes throne
1854 Crimean War with Russia
1869 Opening of Suez Canal
1871 Franco - Prussian War
 Andrew COCKBURN
 b.          Scotland
 d.1909 Christchurch
 Richard Jones OWEN
 b.         
 d.         
 Annie Ethel OWEN
 b.1876 Waltham, New Zealand
 d.1954 Christchurc, New Zealand
 John AUSTIN
 b.1835 Halifax, Yorks, England
 d.1910 Christchurc, New Zealand
 Sarah Drusilla AUSTIN
 b.1857 Hunslett, Leeds, England
 d.1936 Christchurch
 Ann Elizabeth BAKER
 b.         
 d.1863 Lyttelton, New Zealand