Charles Andrew Nippert

20 June 1916–1979 (Age 62)
New Plymouth, Taranaki, New Zealand

The Life Summary of Charles Andrew

When Charles Andrew Nippert was born on 20 June 1916, in New Plymouth, Taranaki, New Zealand, his father, Herman Carl Edward Nippert, was 25 and his mother, Lillian Appleton Sharrock, was 17. He died in 1979, at the age of 63.

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Herman Carl Edward Nippert
Lillian Appleton Sharrock
Thora Ena Nippert
Charles Andrew Nippert

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World Events (7)

1923 · New Zealand's Claim to Antartica
Age 7
The Ross Dependency is a New Zealand dependency located on the Antarctician Continent. It is the only settlement on the Antartica that is claimed by a sovereign nation. New Zealand still owns claim even after the Antarctic Treaty that was signed in 1959 by 11 other nations. 
Age 23
WWII. Troops from New Zealand see action in Europe, North Africa and the Pacific during World War II.
1943 · Eleanor Roosevelt Visits During War
Age 27
Anna Eleanor Roosevelt visited New Zealand during the calmer years of World War II in the Pacific. It was the first time that a first lady of the United States had visited the country alone without their husband. 

Name Meaning

German: from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements nīt ‘hatred’, ‘hostility’ + berht ‘bright’, ‘illustrious’, or a habitational name derived from Nippern in Silesia.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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