We remember Horace Froom

We remember Horace Froom

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1874
sibling Dora Catherine Froom Source:9218973 1874
1879
sibling Marian Elizabeth Aka Polly Froom Source:9218973 1879
1884
birth Rotherhithe, London United Kingdom Source:9218973 1884
1885
sibling Douglas Stuart Froom Source:9218973 1885
1886
sibling Sarah Sophia Froom Source:9218973 1886
1888
sibling Herbert Charles Froom Source:9218973 1888
1889
sibling Elsie Froom Source:9218973 1889
1891
location 30 Hawkstone Road, Rotherhithe, London United Kingdom parents address Source:9218973 5th April 1891
1891
dates Age 6 Source:9218973 5th April 1891
1901
dates Age 16 Source:9218974 31st March 1901
1901
location a pawnbroker's at - 13 to 15 Plough Road, Rotherhithe, London United Kingdom other group residence address Source:9218974 31st March 1901
1901
employment Pawnbroker Probably William Topp - a Pawnbroker Rotherhithe, London United Kingdom Source:9218974 31st March 1901
1911
location the home of his sister Marian Elizabeth Smith nee Froom - 12 Morden Grove, Greenwich, London United Kingdom other group residence address Source:9218975 2nd April 1911
1911
dates Age 26 Source:9218975 2nd April 1911
1914
dates Age 30 Source:9218971 4th August 1914
1916
location 31 St James Road, Bermondsey, London United Kingdom parents address Source:9218971 9th April 1916
1916
service British Army Private 26378 King’s Own (Royal Lancaster Regiment) 9th (Service) Battalion Source:9218971 10th April 1916 - 31st December 1917
1916
employment Cloak Room Attendant Not known Bermondsey, London United Kingdom Source:9218971 10th April 1916
1916
enlistment London United Kingdom Source:9218971 10th April 1916
1916
dates Age 31 Source:9218971 10th April 1916
1916
theatres Balkans :2 Source:9218971 23rd November 1916 - 23rd January 1919
1918
service British Army Private 488143 Labour Corps No. 974 Employment Company Source:9218971 1st January 1918 - 25th April 1919
1918
dates Age 34 Source:9218971 11th November 1918
1919
service British Army Private 048351 Royal Army Ordnance Corps No. 18 Section [Didcot, Berkshire] Source:9218971 26th April 1919 - 23rd September 1919
1919
discharge Source:9218971 23rd September 1919
1919
location 31 St James Road, Bermondsey, London United Kingdom parents address Source:9218971 24th September 1919
1922
marriage Helena Mary Froom nee Paine Source:9218983 1922
1922
dates Age 38 Source:9218979 December 1922
1923
children Jennie M Froom Source:9218979 1923
1925
dates Age 40 Source:9218980 March 1925
employment Insurance Agent An insurance company Greenwich, London United Kingdom Source:9218975
1925
death Not War Related Horace Froom died some 6 years after the ending of the Great War. He was 40. Croydon Registration District, London United Kingdom Source:9218980 1925

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Horace
Initials H
Last Name Froom
Source 1264693
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
30 Hawkstone Road, Rotherhithe, London United Kingdom parents address known 5th April 1891
31 St James Road, Bermondsey, London United Kingdom parents address known 9th April 1916
31 St James Road, Bermondsey, London United Kingdom parents address known 24th September 1919
a pawnbroker's at - 13 to 15 Plough Road, Rotherhithe, London United Kingdom other group residence address known 31st March 1901
the home of his sister Marian Elizabeth Smith nee Froom - 12 Morden Grove, Greenwich, London United Kingdom other group residence address known 2nd April 1911
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 26378 King’s Own (Royal Lancaster Regiment) 9th (Service) Battalion Private
British Army 488143 Labour Corps No. 974 Employment Company Private
British Army 048351 Royal Army Ordnance Corps No. 18 Section [Didcot, Berkshire] Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Jennie M Froom daughter 1923
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Dora Margaret Shakeshaft Froom nee Judge mother
John Handley Widdicomb Froom father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Dora Catherine Froom sister 1874
Marian Elizabeth Aka Polly Froom sister 1879
Douglas Stuart Froom brother 1885
Sarah Sophia Froom sister 1886
Herbert Charles Froom brother 1888
Elsie Froom sister 1889
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Helena Mary Froom nee Paine wife 1922
Religion
DateReligionSource
1916-04-10 Anglican - Church of Eng, Irl, Wales or other

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Birth Recorded St. Olave Registration District, London Keith22624
Marriage Recorded Croydon Registration District, London Keith22624
Death Recorded Croydon Registration District, London Keith22624
Marriage Recorded Croydon Registration District, London Keith22624
Death Recorded Eastbourne Registration District, Sussex Keith22624

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