We remember Alfred James Froom

We remember Alfred James Froom

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Timeline

1889
sibling Ellen Froom Source:9207336 1889
1891
sibling William Thomas Froom Source:9207336 1891
1893
sibling May Froom Source:9207336 1893
1895
sibling George Arthur Froom Source:9207336 1895
1897
birth Brentford, London United Kingdom Source:9207330 Source:9207334 1897
1901
location 18 Catherine Wheel Yard, Brentford, London United Kingdom parents address Source:9207334 31st March 1901
1901
dates Age 3 Source:9207334 31st March 1901
1902
sibling Henry Edward Froom Source:9207336 1902
1906
sibling Charles John Froom Source:9207336 1906
1911
location 18 Catherine Wheel Yard, Brentford, London United Kingdom parents address Source:9207336 2nd April 1911
1911
dates Age 13 Source:9207336 2nd April 1911
1914
dates Age 16 Source:9207324 4th August 1914
1915
location 18 Catherine Wheel Yard, Brentford, London United Kingdom parents address Source:9207324 9th December 1915
1915
employment Fitter's Mate Not known Brentford, London United Kingdom Source:9207324 9th December 1915
1915
enlistment Probably London United Kingdom Source:9207324 9th December 1915
1915
dates Age 18 Source:9207324 9th December 1915
1916
dates Age 19 Source:9207324 10th May 1916
1916
service British Army Private 7412 Sherwood Foresters (Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Regiment) 2/7th (Robin Hood) Battalion Source:9207324 10th May 1916 - 21st March 1917
1917
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:9207324 27th February 1917 - 20th March 1918
1917
service British Army Private 268091 Sherwood Foresters (Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Regiment) 2/7th (Robin Hood) Battalion Source:9207324 22nd March 1917 - 16th February 1918
1917
hospitalisation Wounded and Shell Shock Hospital/Institution Source:9207324 23rd April 1917 - 1st May 1917
1917
hospitalisation "Sick [sent] to hospital" Hospital/Institution Source:9207324 23rd August 1917 - 28th November 1917
1918
service British Army Private 268091 Sherwood Foresters (Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Regiment) Attached to 174th Tunnelling Company Royal Engineers Source:9207324 17th February 1918 - 1st March 1919
1918
internment pow Not known Germany Source:9207324 21st March 1918 - 8th December 1918
1918
hospitalisation Gun shot wound both buttocks. Shot by German sentry 31/10/1918 [i.e while Alfred was a Prisoner of War] Hospital/Institution Source:9207324 31st October 1918
1918
dates Age 21 Source:9207324 11th November 1918
1919
discharge Source:9207324 1st March 1919
1919
dates Age 21 Source:9207324 1st March 1919
1919
location 18 Catherine Wheel Yard, Brentford, London United Kingdom parents address Source:9207324 2nd March 1919
1920
marriage Matilda Cecilia Froom nee Sage Source:9208238 1920
1920
dates Age 23 Source:9207340 December 1920
1923
children Muriel E Froom Source:9207340 1923
1939
dates Age 41 Source:9207343 September 1939
1939
location Feltham Urban District, London Borough of Hounslow United Kingdom their own address Source:9207343 September 1939
1961
dates Age 63 Source:9207350 March 1961
1961
death Not War Related Alfred James Froom died over 40 years after the ending of the Great War. He was 63. Aldershot Registration District, Hampshire United Kingdom Source:9207350 1961

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Alfred James
Initials AJ
Last Name Froom
Source 1264677
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
18 Catherine Wheel Yard, Brentford, London United Kingdom parents address known 31st March 1901
18 Catherine Wheel Yard, Brentford, London United Kingdom parents address known 2nd April 1911
18 Catherine Wheel Yard, Brentford, London United Kingdom parents address known 9th December 1915
18 Catherine Wheel Yard, Brentford, London United Kingdom parents address known 2nd March 1919
Feltham Urban District, London Borough of Hounslow United Kingdom their own address known September 1939
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 7412 Sherwood Foresters (Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Regiment) 2/7th (Robin Hood) Battalion Private
British Army 268091 Sherwood Foresters (Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Regiment) 2/7th (Robin Hood) Battalion Private
British Army 268091 Sherwood Foresters (Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Regiment) Attached to 174th Tunnelling Company Royal Engineers Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
Silver War Badge Honourable Discharge
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Muriel E Froom daughter 1923
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Elizabeth Froom mother
William James Froom father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Ellen Froom sister 1889
William Thomas Froom brother 1891
May Froom sister 1893
George Arthur Froom brother 1895
Henry Edward Froom brother 1902
Charles John Froom brother 1906
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Matilda Cecilia Froom nee Sage wife 1920

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Birth Recorded Brentford Registration District, London Keith22624
Marriage Recorded Brentford Registration District, London Keith22624
1939 National Registration Act Records Keith22624
Death Recorded Aldershot Registration District, Hampshire Keith22624
Death Recorded Hove Registration District, Sussex Keith22624

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Alfred James Froom Medal Card - Service Medals Keith22624
Alfred James Froom Medal Card - Silver War Badge Keith22624
Sherwood Foresters Keith22624

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