Arthur Loates

Name

Arthur Loates

Conflict

First World War

Date of Death / Age

15/09/1916

Rank, Service Number & Service Details

Private
16554
Bedfordshire Regiment
8th Bn.

Awards

Not Yet Researched

Cemetery/Memorial

THIEPVAL MEMORIAL
Pier and Face 2 C.
France

UK Memorials

Barkway Village Memorial
St Mary Magdalene Church Memorial, Barkway
Newsell Memorial Stone
Not on the Royston memorials

Pre War

Born Barkway. Resident and enlisted Royston.

Wartime Service

Arthur was killed in an assault on the Quadrilateral during the Battle of the Somme.

Acknowledgments

Paul Johnson, Adrian Pitts, Malcolm Lennox