Arthur Brockett

Name

Arthur Brockett

Conflict

First World War

Date of Death / Age

14/04/1918
36

Rank, Service Number & Service Details

Private
G/1034
Duke of Cambridge’s Own (Middlesex Regiment)
18th Bn.

Awards

Not Yet Researched

Cemetery/Memorial

METEREN MILITARY CEMETERY
I. K. 264.
France

UK Memorials

Christchurch Memorial, Chorleywood
Memorial Hall Plaque, Chorleywood

Pre War

Born in 1882 in Willesden Green, Middlesex and baptised on 1 Nov 1882 in Kilburn son of William and Emily (Symons) Brockett. He married Constance Amy Hookham on 3 May 1908 in Hendon and they lived at 47 Villiers Road, Willesden Green and then at The Dell, Chorleywood, Hertfordshire. They had two children.

Wartime Service

Enlisted on 3 Apr 1915 at Willesden, entered France on 14 Nov 1915 and was wounded in the jaw by a gun shot on 5 Oct 1916 but returned to the front and was killed in action.

Acknowledgments

Malcolm Lennox