We remember Cyril Froome

We remember Cyril Froome

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Timeline

Timeline

1883
sibling William Froome Source:9149375 1883
1885
sibling Walter Froome Source:9149375 1885
1887
sibling Gilbert Froome Source:9149375 1887
1891
sibling Elsie Isabel Froome Source:9149375 1891
1892
birth Ramsdell, near Basingstoke, Hampshire United Kingdom Source:9149369 Source:9149374 1892
1894
sibling Annie Froome Source:9149375 1894
1901
dates Age 8 Source:9149374 31st March 1901
1901
location Back Lane, Ramsdell, near Basingstoke, Hampshire United Kingdom parents address Source:9149374 31st March 1901
1911
dates Age 18 Source:9149375 2nd April 1911
1911
employment Farm Labourer A local farm Ramsdell, near Basingstoke, Hampshire United Kingdom Source:9149375 2nd April 1911
1911
location Ramsdell, near Basingstoke, Hampshire United Kingdom parents address Source:9149375 2nd April 1911
1914
dates Age 21 Source:9149338 4th August 1914
1915
theatres Gallipoli :2b Source:1264734 25th April 1915 - 4th June 1915
1915
dates Age 22 Source:9149338 4th June 1915
enlistment Basingstoke, Hampshire United Kingdom Source:9149367
service British Army Private 8833 Hampshire Regiment 2nd Battalion Source:1264734
service British Army Private 8833 Hampshire Regiment Source:7330343
1915
death Killed in Action Cyril Froome was killed in action only two months after his arriving in the Gallipoli theatre of war. He was 22. Gallipoli Turkey Source:9149338 4th June 1915
burial Helles Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial the tip of the Gallipoli Peninsula Turkey Memorial reference: Panel 126-135 or 223-226 228-229 & 328 Source:9149338

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Cyril
Initials C
Last Name Froome
Source 1264734
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Back Lane, Ramsdell, near Basingstoke, Hampshire United Kingdom parents address known 31st March 1901
Ramsdell, near Basingstoke, Hampshire United Kingdom parents address known 2nd April 1911
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 8833 Hampshire Regiment 2nd Battalion Private
British Army 8833 Hampshire Regiment Private
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
Hannah Froome nee Miller mother
Charles Froome father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
William Froome brother 1883
Walter Froome brother 1885
Gilbert Froome brother 1887
Elsie Isabel Froome sister 1891
Annie Froome sister 1894

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Official Records

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Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1

External Evidence

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CWGC website entry for 8833 Cyril Froome - Hampshire Regiment Keith22624
Soldiers Died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Keith22624
Birth Recorded Basingstoke Registration District, Hampshire Keith22624

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