We remember Thomas Collins

We remember Thomas Collins

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Timeline

Timeline

1882
birth Source:6248320 16th April 1882
1915
dates Age 33 Source:6248313 25th October 1915
1915
service British Army Gunner 6624 Royal Field Artillery 3/2nd Highland Brigade Source:6248313 26th October 1915
1915
location 4 Ginetta Terrace, Leven United Kingdom Source:6248313 26th October 1915
1915
enlistment Leven, Fife United Kingdom Source:6248313 26th October 1915
1916
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:6248313 12th May 1916 - 27th December 1917
1917
service British Army Corporal 635907 Royal Field Artillery 256th Brigade Source:6248313 13th May 1917 - 21st August 1917
1917
service British Army Acting Serjeant 635907 Royal Field Artillery 256th Brigade Source:6248313 21st August 1917 - 8th December 1917
1917
service British Army Serjeant 635907 Royal Field Artillery 256th Brigade Source:6248313 8th December 1917 - 4th October 1918
1917
hospitalisation Wounded in Action Hospital/Institution Source:6248313 13th December 1917
1917
hospitalisation G S Wounds, left leg, arm and right toe amputated Hospital/Institution Source:6248313 28th December 1917 - 28th March 1918
1918
hospitalisation To Auxiliary Hospital Hospital/Institution Source:6248313 28th March 1918 - 28th May 1918
1918
hospitalisation Further operation on his leg. Old amputation left leg Hospital/Institution Source:6248313 28th May 1918 - 1st July 1918
1918
hospitalisation Fitted with artificial limb at Roehampton Hospital/Institution Source:6248313 1st July 1918 - 14th August 1918
1918
discharge Source:6248313 4th October 1918
1918
location 130 Church Street, Tottenham, London United Kingdom Source:6248313 4th October 1918
employment Professional Footballer Tottenham Hotspur Source:6248320
1929
death Source:6248320 July 1929

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Thomas
Initials T
Last Name Collins
Source 906898
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
130 Church Street, Tottenham, London United Kingdom known 4th October 1918
4 Ginetta Terrace, Leven United Kingdom known 26th October 1915
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 6624 Royal Field Artillery 3/2nd Highland Brigade Gunner
British Army 635907 Royal Field Artillery 256th Brigade Corporal
British Army 635907 Royal Field Artillery 256th Brigade Serjeant
British Army 635907 Royal Field Artillery 256th Brigade Acting Serjeant
Awards
AwardTypeSource
Silver War Badge Honourable Discharge
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
DateHeightSource
1915-10-25 5'8"

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British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Fife3190
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Wikipedia page Fife3190
(Dundee) Evening Telegraph 10 November 1915 Fife3190
(Dundee) Evening Telegraph 18 November 1915 Fife3190
Dundee Courier 22 November 1915 Fife3190

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