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Forename(s): Arthur Frederick
Place of Birth: Skipton, Yorkshire
Service No: 43650
Regiment / Corps / Service: Prince of Wales Own (West Yorkshire Regiment)
Battalion / Unit: 'A' Coy 12th (Service) Battalion
Division: 3rd Division
Date of Death: 1917-03-25
CWGC Grave / Memorial Reference: III. K. 9.
CWGC Cemetery: FAUBOURG D’AMIENS CEMETERY, ARRAS
CWGC Memorial: ---
Non-CWGC Burial: ---
Local War Memorial: SKIPTON, YORKSHIRE
Arthur Frederick Bruce was the son of Arthur Frederick and Ellen Bruce, née Jolly, daughter of Richard and Mary Ann Jolly. Arthur senior was born at Colchester, Essex and Ellen at Skipton, Yorkshire.
1901 Skipton, Yorkshire Census: 20, Lambert Street - Arthur F. Bruce, aged 6 years, born Skipton, son of Arthur F. and Ellen Bruce.
1911 Skipton, Yorkshire Census: 81, Castle Street - Arthur Frederick Bruce, aged 16 years, born Skipton, son of Arthur Frederick and Ellen Bruce.
British Army WW1 Medal Rolls Index Cards: Pte Arthur Bruce, 43650, West Yorkshire Regiment.
Data Source: Cravens Part in the Great War - original CPGW book entryView Entry in CPGW Book
Entry in West Yorkshire Pioneer Illustrated War Record:
BRUCE, Arthur, aged 22, West Riding Regt., son of Mr. and Mrs. A.F. Bruce, 3, Ermysted Street, [Skipton], killed in action, Mar. 25, 1917.
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Private Arthur Frederick BRUCE
Regiment / Corps / Service Badge: Prince of Wales Own (West Yorkshire Regiment)
Divisional Sign / Service Insignia: 3rd Division
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