We remember Jack Foister

We remember Jack Foister

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Timeline

Timeline

1891
sibling Walter Foister Source:9523420 1891
1892
sibling Frederick Foister Source:9523420 1892
1893
birth Chesterton, Cambridgeshire United Kingdom Source:9523408 Source:9523417 8th August 1893
1901
dates Age 7 Source:9523420 1901
1901
location River Side, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire United Kingdom parents address Source:9523420 1901
1902
sibling Esther Winifred Foister Source:9523430 1902
1904
sibling Charles Edward Foister Source:9523430 1904
1911
dates Age 17 Source:9523430 1911
1911
location 17 River Side, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire United Kingdom parents address Source:9523430 1911
1916
location North View 17, Riverside Cambridge, Cambridge Municipal Borough, CAMBRIDGESHIRE, ENGLAND United Kingdom Source:8460570 1916
1925
marriage Elizabeth M Reynolds Source:9523408 1925
1928
children Margaret U Foister Source:9523408 23rd March 1928
1939
employment Secondary School Master Mathematics United Kingdom Source:9523408 1939
1939
location 81 Whyteleafe Road, Caterham and Warlingham, Surrey United Kingdom their own address Source:9523408 1939
employment Teacher - King's School Peterborough ENGLAND United Kingdom Source:8460570
education First Class Mathematical Honours in 1913. St Catherine's College, Cambridge Cambridge United Kingdom Source:8526899
1986
death Surrey United Kingdom Source:9523416 1986

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Jack
Initials J
Last Name Foister
Source 8460570
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
17 River Side, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire United Kingdom parents address known 1911
81 Whyteleafe Road, Caterham and Warlingham, Surrey United Kingdom their own address known 1939
North View 17, Riverside Cambridge, Cambridge Municipal Borough, CAMBRIDGESHIRE, ENGLAND United Kingdom 1916
River Side, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire United Kingdom parents address known 1901
Contribution

Conscientious Objector

Objection

Motivation: Socialist
Reason: alternativist
Source:

TypeDetailsLocationSource
Prison Winchester CP (Civil Prison) 24.6.16 discharged 31.8.16 to HOS (The Home Office Scheme, administered by the Brace Committee) Dyce; Wandsworth CP (Civil Prison) 6.2.17 described as a 'lodger' - 'In custody at Wandsworth 9.2.17' transfer to Maidstone 28.2.17 ; Maidstone CP (Civil Prison) Aug.1917
Central Tribunal Central Tribunal Nos. W.437 Class: A - genuine
Work Centre HOS (The Home Office Scheme, administered by the Brace Committee) Aug.1916 Dyce Camp, Aberdeen; Oct.1916 Dyce Camp (photo.111); Jan.1917 transferred to Wakefield Work Centre - charged with travelling by rail on Christmas Leave, arrested and sent to Wandsworth Prison - Rejected/rejected by HOS (The Home Office Scheme, administered by the Brace Committee) (see above)
Magistrates Court Arrested 21.4.16 at Cambridge, tried, fined and handed over - Absentee
War Service NCC(CM) (Disobeyed orders in the Non-Combatant Corps) Details of Court Martial: NCC (Non-Combatant Corps) Northampton 25.4.16; to NCC (Non-Combatant Corps) (Eastern) Felixstowe 28.4.16 CM (Court Martial) Felixstowe 3.5.16 - 28 days; May 1916 sent to France 28 days FP1; FGCM (Court Martial) Abbeville 2.6.16 - death - not confirmed; CM (Court Martial) Abbeville 7.6.16 - death com. to 10 yrs.PS Winchester CP (Civil Prison)
Military Service Tribunal MST (Military Service Tribunal) Peterborough exemption until 4.5.16; County appeal dismissed; Central Tribunal at Wormwood S. 14.8.16 - CO class A, to Brace Committee
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Margaret U Foister daughter 23rd March 1928
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Esther Elizabeth Foister mother
Frederick William Foister father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Walter Foister brother 1891
Frederick Foister brother 1892
Esther Winifred Foister sister 1902
Charles Edward Foister brother 1904
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Elizabeth M Reynolds wife 1925

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Official Records

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The Pearce Register of British WW1 Conscientious Objectors
England & Wales marriages 1837-2005 Transcription Charlotte33
England & Wales deaths 1837-2007 Transcription Charlotte33
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Charlotte33
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Charlotte33
Northamptonshire Military Tribunals 1916-1918 Transcription Charlotte33
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Charlotte33
Northamptonshire Military Tribunals 1916-1918 Transcription Charlotte33
Northamptonshire Military Tribunals 1916-1918 Transcription Charlotte33
Northamptonshire Military Tribunals 1916-1918 Transcription Charlotte33
Northamptonshire Military Tribunals 1916-1918 Transcription Charlotte33

External Evidence

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Cheltenham, Gloucestershire: The Man Who Refused to Fight Peter5151
Jack Foister, one of the 35 'Frenchmen' Adrienne2953
Cambridge Conscientous Objector Court-Martialled Joanna19174
Absentee Objector Joanna19174
The Tribunals Joanna19174
The Military Service Act Joanna19174
Entry in 1939 Register Charlotte33

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Foister Family Peter5151
Jack Foister Karyn70128

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