We remember Alfred James Froom

We remember Alfred James Froom

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1880
sibling Robert John Froom Source:9208330 1880
1882
sibling Melita Isabella Froom Source:9208330 1882
1885
sibling Lily Elizabeth Younghusband Froom Source:9208330 1885
1887
sibling William Henry Froom Source:9208330 1887
1889
sibling Ethel Mary Froom Source:9208330 1889
1890
sibling Bertie Froom Source:9208330 1890
1891
birth Weymouth, Dorset United Kingdom Source:9208295 Source:9208330 24th February 1891
1893
sibling Winifred Daisy Aka Daisy Froom Source:9208330 1893
1903
sibling Queenie May Twin To Gladys Mary Froom Source:9208330 1903
1903
sibling Gladys Mary Twin To Queenie May Froom Source:9208330 1903
1911
dates Age 20 Source:9208330 2nd April 1911
1911
location 114 Abbotsbury Road, Weymouth, Dorset United Kingdom parents address Source:9208330 2nd April 1911
1914
service British Army Private 6371 Connaught Rangers 5th (Service) Battalion Source:9208295 22nd May 1914 - 29th November 1916
1914
enlistment Weymouth, Dorset United Kingdom Source:9208295 22nd May 1914
1914
employment Plumber and Gas Fitter Not known Weymouth, Dorset United Kingdom Source:9208295 22nd May 1914
1914
dates Age 23 Source:9208295 22nd May 1914
1916
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:1264675 1st February 1916
1916
service British Army Sapper 282 Royal Engineers Source:9208295 30th November 1916 - 20th February 1918
1917
theatres Egypt :4 Source:9208295 2nd February 1917 - 13th June 1919
1918
service British Army Lance Corporal 20772 Royal Irish Regiment Source:9208295 21st February 1918 - 14th March 1918
1918
service British Army Sapper 517866 Royal Engineers 360th (Water) Company Source:9208295 15th March 1918 - 31st March 1920
1920
discharge Source:9208295 31st March 1920
1920
dates Age 29 Source:9208295 31st March 1920
1920
appointments Plumber and Gas Fitter Source:9208295 1st May 1920
1920
service British Army Corporal 2200012 Royal Engineers [Territorial Force] Dorsetshire Fortress Company Source:9208295 1st May 1920
1920
dates Age 29 Source:9208295 1st May 1920
1921
marriage Elsie May Froom nee Biles Source:9208295 25th September 1921
1921
location Beulah House, Westham district of Weymouth, Dorset United Kingdom their own address Source:9208295 26th September 1921
1931
location Beulah House, Westham district of Weymouth, Dorset United Kingdom their own address Source:9208295 28th August 1931
1931
service British Army Lance Serjeant 2200012 Royal Engineers [Territorial Force] Dorsetshire Fortress Company Source:9208295 29th August 1931
1931
discharge Source:9208295 30th August 1931
1931
death War Related Sickness Alfred James Froom died of: "Malaria and pneumonia" [the Malaria was contracted whilst serving in the Mediterranean theatre of war]. He was 40. Weymouth, Dorset United Kingdom Source:9208295 30th August 1931
1931
dates Age 40 Source:9208295 30th August 1931

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Alfred James
Initials AJ
Last Name Froom
Source 9208295
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
114 Abbotsbury Road, Weymouth, Dorset United Kingdom parents address known 2nd April 1911
Beulah House, Westham district of Weymouth, Dorset United Kingdom their own address known 26th September 1921
Beulah House, Westham district of Weymouth, Dorset United Kingdom their own address known 28th August 1931
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 6371 Connaught Rangers 5th (Service) Battalion Private
British Army 282 Royal Engineers Sapper
British Army 20772 Royal Irish Regiment Lance Corporal
British Army 517866 Royal Engineers 360th (Water) Company Sapper
British Army 2200012 Royal Engineers [Territorial Force] Dorsetshire Fortress Company Corporal
British Army 2200012 Royal Engineers [Territorial Force] Dorsetshire Fortress Company Lance Serjeant
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Mary Ann Froom nee James mother
Samuel Froom father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Robert John Froom brother 1880
Melita Isabella Froom sister 1882
Lily Elizabeth Younghusband nee Froom sister 1885
William Henry Froom brother 1887
Ethel Mary Froom sister 1889
Bertie Froom brother 1890
Winifred Daisy Aka Daisy Froom sister 1893
Gladys Mary Twin To Queenie May Froom sister 1903
Queenie May Twin To Gladys Mary Froom sister 1903
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Elsie May Froom nee Biles wife 25th September 1921
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Fresh Greyish blue Light brown
DateHeightSource
1920-04-15 5'8"
Religion
DateReligionSource
1920-04-15 Methodist

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Birth Recorded Weymouth Registration District, Dorset Keith22624
Marriage Recorded Weymouth Registration District, Dorset Keith22624
Death Recorded Weymouth Registration District, Dorset Keith22624

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