We remember Sidney William Collins

We remember Sidney William Collins

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Timeline

Timeline

1893
birth Source:8460349 1893
1916
dates Age 23 Source:8723158 25th May 1916
1916
employment Warehouseman ENGLAND United Kingdom Source:8723158 25th May 1916
1916
service British Army 1825 Non Combatant Corps Source:8723158 25th May 1916
1916
events Punishment for misconduct Military Discipline Source:8723158 27th May 1916
1916
location 36a, Evington Road Leicester, Leicester County Borough, LEICESTERSHIRE, ENGLAND United Kingdom Source:8723158 1916

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Sidney William
Initials SW
Last Name Collins
Source 8460349
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
36a, Evington Road Leicester, Leicester County Borough, LEICESTERSHIRE, ENGLAND United Kingdom 1916
Contribution

Conscientious Objector

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 1825 Non Combatant Corps
Objection

Reason: alternativist
Source:

TypeDetailsLocationSource
Prison Northallerton CP (Civil Prison); Durham CP (Civil Prison); Wormwood S.
Central Tribunal Central Tribunal Nos. W.151 Class: A - Genuine
Work Centre HOS (The Home Office Scheme, administered by the Brace Committee) Transfer to Army Reserve Class W 1.11.16 or () 16.12.16; Warwick Work Centre; Peatling Magna farm; Dartmoor
Magistrates Court Leicester Magistrates May 1916 - Absentee
War Service NCC(CM) (Disobeyed orders in the Non-Combatant Corps) Details of Court Martial: NCC (Non-Combatant Corps) Leicester barracks 25.5.16; NCC (Non-Combatant Corps) (3 Northern) Att.Leicester Reg.; CM (Court Martial) Richmond 6.7.16 - 112 days HL (With hard labour), Northallerton CP (Civil Prison); Transferred to Army reserve Class 'W' 1.11.16 or () 16.12.16 - Refused to sign army papers
Military Service Tribunal MST (Military Service Tribunal) Leicester - ECS (Exemption from Combatant Service) only; Central tribunal at Wormwood S. 1.9.16 - CO class A, to Brace Committee
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
DateHeightSource
1916-05-25 5'7"

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Official Records

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The Pearce Register of British WW1 Conscientious Objectors
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Charlotte33

External Evidence

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Crafton Street, Leicester: Hotbed for Conscientious Objection Peter5151
Papers in IWM Collections Charlotte33

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