We remember Tom Scruton

We remember Tom Scruton

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Timeline

Timeline

1886
birth Goole Fields, Goole United Kingdom Source:8489773 April 1886
1888
sibling Edward Scruton Source:8489776 1888
1891
location Saltmarshe, Howden - Uncle United Kingdom away from home address Source:8489780 April 1891
1892
sibling John Scruton Source:8489776 1892
1896
sibling Ernest Scruton Source:8489776 1896
1901
location Main Street, Reedness, Goole United Kingdom parents address Source:8489776 April 1901
1902
sibling Eliza Scruton Source:8489882 1902
1907
sibling Arthur Scruton Source:8489882 1907
1911
employment Thrashing Engine Driver Gildon Wilson - Uncle Eastrington United Kingdom Source:8489782 April 1911
1911
location High Metham Farm, Eastrington, Brough United Kingdom away from home address Source:8489782 April 1911
1914
service British Army Private 16065 York and Lancaster Regiment 6th Bn Source:8489882 10th October 1914 - 18th January 1915
1914
employment Motor Driver Goole United Kingdom Source:8489882 20th October 1914
1914
enlistment Goole United Kingdom Source:8489882 20th October 1914
1915
service British Army Acting Lance Corporal 16065 York and Lancaster Regiment 6th Bn Source:8489882 18th January 1915 - 3rd February 1915
1915
service British Army Unpaid Lance Corporal 16065 York and Lancaster Regiment 6th Bn Source:8489882 3rd February 1915 - 23rd June 1915
1915
service British Army Lance Corporal 16065 York and Lancaster Regiment 6th Battalion Source:7516431 23rd June 1915 - 7th August 1915
1915
theatres Balkans :2 Source:8489882 2nd July 1915 - 7th August 1915
1915
location Low Street, Swinefleet, Goole United Kingdom parents address Source:7516431 7th August 1915
1915
missing Included in Service Record Source:8489882 7th August 1915
1915
death Killed in Action He was presumed dead from action in Sulva Bay, Gallipoli after landing the previous day. Doiran Greece Source:7516431 Source:8489783 7th August 1915
1915
dates Age 29 Source:7516431 7th August 1915
burial Doiran Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Greece Source:7516431

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Tom
Initials T
Last Name Scruton
Source 3942833
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
High Metham Farm, Eastrington, Brough United Kingdom away from home address known April 1911
Low Street, Swinefleet, Goole United Kingdom parents address known 7th August 1915
Main Street, Reedness, Goole United Kingdom parents address known April 1901
Saltmarshe, Howden - Uncle United Kingdom away from home address known April 1891
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 16065 York and Lancaster Regiment 6th Bn Unpaid Lance Corporal
British Army 16065 York and Lancaster Regiment 6th Bn Private
British Army 16065 York and Lancaster Regiment 6th Bn Acting Lance Corporal
British Army 16065 York and Lancaster Regiment 6th Battalion Lance Corporal
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
Mary Ann Scruton mother
Richard Scruton father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Eliza Scruton sister 1902
Arthur Scruton brother 1907
Edward Scruton brother 1888
John Scruton brother 1892
Ernest Scruton brother 1896
Religion
DateReligionSource
1914-10-20 Anglican - Church of Eng, Irl, Wales or other

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Alan68334
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Alan68334
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Alan68334
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Alan68334
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Alan68334
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Alan68334

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Multimedia

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Headstone in St Peter's Churchyard, Laxton Alan68334
Swinefleet Memorial WW1 names Alan68334
Swinefleet & District Roll of Honour Glyn23535

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