We remember Archibald Fenner Brockway

We remember Archibald Fenner Brockway

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Timeline

Timeline

1888
birth Calcutta India Source:8477789 1st November 1888
employment Journalist - Editor, 'Labour Leader' , private means ENGLAND United Kingdom Source:8460047
1988
death United Kingdom Source:8477789 28th April 1988

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Archibald Fenner
Initials AF
Last Name Brockway
Source 8460047
Locations
AddressCountryTypeCertaintySource
19, Clare Road Levenshulme (Wards), Manchester County Borough, LANCASHIRE, ENGLAND United Kingdom
Contribution

Conscientious Objector

Objection

Motivation: ILP (Independent Labour Party), Socialist; founder of NCF (No-Conscription Fellowship); 'Non-Sect'
Fellowship: Manchester 1915
Reason: absolutist, non-combatant
Source:

TypeDetailsLocationSource
Prison Wormwood S. transfer to Wandsworth CP (Civil Prison) 24.1.17 to 9.3.17 (Remission); May 1918 Walton; 12.8.18 to Lincoln CP (Civil Prison); By Jan.1919 had served 3 sentences and more than two years. Discharged April 1919
Central Tribunal Central Tribunal Nos. W.2495 Refused HOS
Magistrates Court November 1916 arrested and taken to Stockport - Absentee
War Service Non-NCC (Drafted into a combatant unit and disobeyed orders) Details of Court Martial: WNI (Pelham) (Work of National Importance under the Pelham Committee) 26.9.16 Unwilling to accept WNI; Non-NCC (Drafted into a combatant unit and disobeyed orders) Depot Cheshire Chester; CM (Court Martial) Chester 2.12.16 - 112 days HL (With hard labour), Wormwood S.; CM (Court Martial) Chester 14.3.17 - 2yrs.HL (With hard labour); CM (Court Martial) Chester Castle 3.9.17 - 2yrs.HL (With hard labour)
Military Service Tribunal MST (Military Service Tribunal) Offered WNI (Work of National Importance) or NCC (Non-Combatant Corps) - refused; Central Tribunal 14.9.16 - referred to Pelham; Central Tribunal at Wormwood S. 16.1.17 - refused to accept HOS (The Home Office Scheme, administered by the Brace Committee) conditions
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Frances Elizabeth Abbey mother
W. G. Brockway father

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The Pearce Register of British WW1 Conscientious Objectors

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