Arthur Fowler Newsam

Name

Arthur Fowler Newsam

Conflict

First World War

Date of Death / Age

30/03/1918
34

Rank, Service Number & Service Details

Captain
Special List
Attached Imperial Camel Corps

Awards

Not Yet Researched
Mentioned in Despatches

Cemetery/Memorial

JERUSALEM MEMORIAL
Panel 57.
Israel and Palestine (including Gaza)

Headstone

>Not Researched

UK Memorials

Broxbourne Town Memorial
St Augustine’s Church Memorial, Broxbourne
Separate plaque in St Augustine’s Church memorial

Pre War

Son of the late John Fowler Newsam and Sarah Newsam, of The Hollies, Broxbourne, Herts

Wartime Service

His personal memorial plaque records: "Who having gallantly led his company to victory fell mortally wounded at Amman in the mountains of Moab 30th March 1918 aged 34. Mentioned in dispatched for "Gallant and distinguished service in the field.""

Acknowledgments

Richard Barber