We remember Tom Breaks

We remember Tom Breaks

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Timeline

Timeline

1882
sibling Ellen Ann Breaks Source:9310504 1882
1885
sibling Hilda Breaks Source:9310504 1885
1886
sibling Harry Breaks Source:9310504 26th May 1886
1888
sibling Martha Breaks Source:9310504 1888
1890
birth Bradford, Yorkshire United Kingdom Source:9310512 Source:9310491 1890
1891
location 30 Abram Gate, Bradford, Yorkshire United Kingdom parents address Source:9310491 5th April 1891
1893
sibling Frank Breaks Source:9310504 1893
1901
location 16 East Cross Street, Sunderland, County Durham United Kingdom parents address Source:9310502 31st March 1901
1901
dates Age 10 Source:9310502 31st March 1901
1911
employment Electrical Engineers Apprentice An electrical engineer or a company in that trade Nottingham, Nottinghamshire United Kingdom Source:9310504 2nd April 1911
1911
location Sherwood Street, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire United Kingdom parents address Source:9310504 2nd April 1911
1911
dates Age 20 Source:9310504 2nd April 1911
1911
dates Age 20 Source:9309827 23rd September 1911
1911
marriage Alice Breaks nee Bradwell Source:9309827 23rd September 1911
1911
children Hector Thomas Breaks Source:9309827 28th November 1911
1914
dates Age 23 Source:9309827 4th August 1914
1915
location 13 Guildhall Cottages, Fire Station, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire United Kingdom their own address Source:9309827 26th May 1915
1915
dates Age 24 Source:9309827 27th May 1915
1915
employment Fireman Nottingham Fire Brigade Nottingham, Nottinghamshire United Kingdom Source:9309827 27th May 1915
1915
enlistment Nottingham, Nottinghamshire United Kingdom Source:9309827 27th May 1915
1915
service British Army Private M2/106403 Army Service Corps 659th Mechanical Transport Company Source:9309827 27th May 1915 - 29th May 1916
1916
children Doreen Alice Breaks Source:9309827 15th March 1916
1916
service British Army Lance Corporal M2/106403 Army Service Corps 1st ANZAC Corps Troop Supply Column Source:9309827 30th April 1916 - 19th May 1916
1916
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:9309827 9th May 1916 - 9th January 1919
1916
service British Army Corporal M2/106403 Royal Army Service Corps 339th Mechanical Transport Company Source:9309827 20th May 1916 - 9th February 1919
1917
awards Croix de Guerre Other War Service Award Source:9309827 1917
1917
awards Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration Source:9309827 31st July 1917
1918
hospitalisation "...Whilst engaged in extinguishing the fire at Monsieur Lamy's on 14//051918 I had occasion to enter the building [where] an upper wall collapsed and I sustained injuries to [my] back." Hospital/Institution Source:9309827 14th May 1918 - 22nd May 1918
1919
discharge Source:9309827 9th February 1919
1919
dates Age 28 Source:9309827 9th February 1919
1919
location 13 Guildhall Cottages, Fire Station, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire United Kingdom their own address Source:9309827 10th February 1919
1927
children Sylvia P Breaks Source:9310514 1927
1938
dates Age 47 Source:9310590 1st January 1938
1938
location Sheffield, Yorkshire United Kingdom their own address Source:9310590 1st January 1938
1940
dates Age 50 Source:9310594 15th November 1940
1940
location London United Kingdom their own address Source:9310594 15th November 1940

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Tom
Initials T
Last Name Breaks
Source 480359
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
13 Guildhall Cottages, Fire Station, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire United Kingdom their own address known 26th May 1915
13 Guildhall Cottages, Fire Station, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire United Kingdom their own address known 10th February 1919
16 East Cross Street, Sunderland, County Durham United Kingdom parents address known 31st March 1901
30 Abram Gate, Bradford, Yorkshire United Kingdom parents address known 5th April 1891
London United Kingdom their own address known 15th November 1940
Sheffield, Yorkshire United Kingdom their own address known 1st January 1938
Sherwood Street, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire United Kingdom parents address known 2nd April 1911
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army M2/106403 Army Service Corps 659th Mechanical Transport Company Private
British Army M2/106403 Army Service Corps 1st ANZAC Corps Troop Supply Column Lance Corporal
British Army M2/106403 Royal Army Service Corps 339th Mechanical Transport Company Corporal
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Croix de Guerre Other War Service Award
Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Hector Thomas Breaks son 28th November 1911
Doreen Alice Breaks daughter 15th March 1916
Sylvia P Breaks daughter 1927
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Mary Ann Breaks nee Coltman mother
Thomas Breaks father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Ellen Ann Breaks sister 1882
Hilda Breaks sister 1885
Harry Breaks brother 26th May 1886
Martha Breaks sister 1888
Frank Breaks brother 1893
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Alice Breaks nee Bradwell wife 23rd September 1911
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
DateHeightSource
1915-05-27 5'10"

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Keith22624
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Keith22624
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Keith22624
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Keith22624

External Evidence

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Birth Recorded Bradford Registration District, Yorkshire Keith22624
Marriage Recorded Nottingham Registration District, Nottinghamshire Keith22624
London Gazette 07 Jan 1938 Page 32 - Awarded the King's Police Medal Keith22624
London Gazette 15 Nov 1940 Page 6609 - Awarded the Order of the British Empire (O.B.E.) Keith22624
Lives of the First World War website entry for P/10807 Harry Breaks - Military Foot Police Keith22624

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