We remember Sydney Froom

We remember Sydney Froom

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Timeline

Timeline

1892
sibling Charles Froom Source:9213633 1892
1896
birth Camberwell, London United Kingdom Source:9213652 Source:9213630 22nd February 1896
1901
location 31 St Georges Road, Camberwell, London United Kingdom parents address Source:9213630 31st March 1901
1901
dates Age 5 Source:9213630 31st March 1901
1911
employment Telegraph Messenger The General Post Office East Dulwich, Southwark Borough, London United Kingdom Source:9213633 2nd April 1911
1911
dates Age 15 Source:9213633 2nd April 1911
1911
location 105 Copleston Road, East Dulwich, Southwark Borough, London United Kingdom parents address Source:9213633 2nd April 1911
1914
location 27 Oglander Road, East Dulwich, London United Kingdom parents address Source:9213624 8th September 1914
1914
service British Army Sapper 1344 Royal Engineers (Territorial Force) London District Signalling Headquarters Source:9213624 9th September 1914 - 25th December 1914
1914
enlistment Westminster, London United Kingdom Source:9213624 9th September 1914
1914
dates Age 18 Source:9213624 9th September 1914
1914
employment Telegraphist The General Post Office East Dulwich, London United Kingdom Source:9213624 25th December 1914
1914
service British Army Sapper 70262 Royal Engineers 3rd Army Signalling Headquarters Source:9213624 26th December 1914 - 10th August 1918
1914
appointments Telegraphic Clerk Source:9213624 26th December 1914
1915
theatres Western Europe :1 Source:1264711 20th July 1915
1918
service British Army Sapper 70262 Royal Engineers 33rd Cable Section Source:9213624 11th August 1918 - 16th June 1919
1918
dates Age 22 Source:9213624 11th November 1918
1919
discharge Source:9213624 16th June 1919
1919
dates Age 23 Source:9213624 16th June 1919
1919
location 27 Oglander Road, East Dulwich, London United Kingdom parents address Source:9213624 17th June 1919
1985
dates Age 89 Source:9213652 March 1985
1985
death Not War Related Sydney Froom died over 60 years after the ending of the Great War. He was 89. (Sydney does not appear to have ever married). Hove Registration District, Sussex United Kingdom Source:9213652 1985

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Sydney
Initials S
Last Name Froom
Source 9213630
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
105 Copleston Road, East Dulwich, Southwark Borough, London United Kingdom parents address known 2nd April 1911
27 Oglander Road, East Dulwich, London United Kingdom parents address known 8th September 1914
27 Oglander Road, East Dulwich, London United Kingdom parents address known 17th June 1919
31 St Georges Road, Camberwell, London United Kingdom parents address known 31st March 1901
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 1344 Royal Engineers (Territorial Force) London District Signalling Headquarters Sapper
British Army 70262 Royal Engineers 3rd Army Signalling Headquarters Sapper
British Army 70262 Royal Engineers 33rd Cable Section Sapper
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Charles Froom father
Elizabeth Alice Froom nee Camroux mother
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Charles Froom brother 1892
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
DateHeightSource
1914-12-26 5'8"
Religion
DateReligionSource
1914-12-26 Anglican - Church of Eng, Irl, Wales or other

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External Evidence

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Birth Recorded Lambeth Registration District, London Keith22624
Death Recorded Hove Registration District, Sussex Keith22624
Lives of the First World War website entry for S/14166 Charles Froom - Rifle Brigade Keith22624

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