We remember Matthew Lomas

We remember Matthew Lomas

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Timeline

Timeline

1878
sibling John Lomas Source:6623360 1878
1880
sibling Mary Lomas Source:6623360 1880
1887
birth Mossley United Kingdom Source:5491378 December 1887
1893
sibling Lilian Lomas Source:6623360 1893
1914
marriage Laura Maude Source:5491378 1st August 1914
1914
dates Age 27 Source:5491378 2nd September 1914
1914
employment Warehouseman Manchester United Kingdom Source:5491378 2nd September 1914
1914
enlistment Manchester United Kingdom Source:5491378 2nd September 1914
1914
service British Army Private 6773 Manchester Regiment 16th Battalion/ 1st City Source:5491378 2nd September 1914 - 29th August 1916
1915
children Laura Lomas Source:5491378 11th August 1915
1916
hospitalisation Gunshot wound right arm Hospital/Institution Source:5491378 15th May 1916 - 15th July 1916
1916
service British Army Private 27029 Loyal North Lancashire Regiment 8th Battalion Source:5491378 29th August 1916 - 15th October 1916
service British Army Private 6773 Manchester Regiment Source:2699095
service British Army Private 27029 Loyal North Lancashire Regiment Source:2699095
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:5491378
location 4, New Street Moston, Manchester United Kingdom their own address Source:5491378
1916
death Died of wounds Presumed wounded in the action north east of Schwaben Redoubt, near Thiepval on 14th October 1916. Evacuated to the 49th Casualty Clearing Station. Contay France Source:5491378 15th October 1916

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Matthew
Initials M
Last Name Lomas
Source 2699095
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
4, New Street Moston, Manchester United Kingdom their own address
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 6773 Manchester Regiment Private
British Army 27029 Loyal North Lancashire Regiment Private
British Army 6773 Manchester Regiment 16th Battalion/ 1st City Private
British Army 27029 Loyal North Lancashire Regiment 8th Battalion 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
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Laura Lomas daughter 11th August 1915
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Martha Lomas mother
George Lomas father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
John Lomas brother 1878
Mary Lomas sister 1880
Lilian Lomas sister 1893
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Laura Maude wife 1st August 1914
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
DateHeightSource
1914-09-02 5'6"

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Carol3254
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Carol3254
Manchester Regiment city battalions 1914-1916 Transcription Carol3254
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Carol3254
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Carol3254
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Carol3254
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Carol3254
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Carol3254
England & Wales marriages 1837-2008 Transcription Carol3254

External Evidence

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16th Battalion Manchester Regiment Carol3254

Multimedia

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Platoon List Carol3254
Photo of C Company X Platoon Carol3254
Close up of Platoon list Carol3254
Second half platoon list Carol3254
Matthew Lomas Grave Carol3254
Matthew Lomas Carol3254
Reverse envelope letter from Sister Lilian Carol3254
Front envelope Lilian Letter Carol3254
First page letter from Lilian 13th September 1916 Carol3254
Second Page letter Lilian Lomas to Matthew Lomas Carol3254
Tower of London 2014 Carol3254
Grave Contay Cemetery. Carol3254
Contay British Cemetery Carol3254
Contay British Cemetery Carol3254

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