Arthur George Salter1

M, #2486, b. Jun 1896, d. 25 Oct 1918
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FatherFrederick Salter1,2 b. between 3 Apr 1865 and 1 Apr 1867
MotherFannie Garneys1,2 b. between 3 Apr 1861 and 1 Apr 1863
     His birth was registered in the Jun 1896 quarter in the Plomesgate registration district.3 Arthur George Salter was the son of Frederick Salter and Fannie Garneys.1,2 Arthur George Salter died on 25 Oct 1918 in Nord, France, at age 22; during WW1.2 He was buried in a Commonwealth War Grave in Beaurain British Cemetery, Nord, France; C. 16.2

Census

DateHead of HouseholdHousehold
31 Mar 1901Frederick SalterArthur George Salter was listed as a member of the household of Frederick Salter in the 1901 census in Eye Road, Kenton, Suffolk, England. Other people in the household include Fannie Garneys, Charles Salter and Spencer William Salter.4
2 Apr 1911Frederick SalterArthur George Salter was listed as a member of the household of Frederick Salter in the 1911 census in Eye Road, Kenton, Suffolk, England. Other people in the household include Fannie Garneys, Charles Salter and Spencer William Salter.1

Military History

  • Arthur George Salter was a Private, Serial Number 40067 and served in the Bedf R.5
  • He began military service after enlisting in Debenham, Suffolk, england.6
  • Arthur George Salter was a Private, Serial Number 30805 and served in the Suffolk Regiment.5
  • On 25 Oct 1918 Arthur George Salter was a Private, Serial Number 40067 and served in the 1st Battalion, Hertfordshire Regiment.7
  • In 1919 Arthur was awarded the Victory Medal.5
  • In 1919 Arthur was awarded the British War Medal.5
  • He was commemorated in Dec 1920 on The War Memorial, Kenton, Suffolk, England.8

Occupation

DateOccupation
2 Apr 1911Stockboy on Farm1
Last Edited=30 Dec 2016

Citations

  1. [S2] Online image of the 1911 Census for England & Wales (1911 Census - England & Wales, http://www.ancestry.co.uk) "Class: RG14; Piece: 10915; Schedule Number: 19."
  2. [S19] Website Commonwealth War Graves Commission (http://www.cwgc.org) "http://www.cwgc.org/find-war-dead/casualty/336479/."
  3. [S11] General Record Office Indexes to Births, 1837 - 2005 (General Register Office) "Jun 1896 Plomesgate 4a 955."
  4. [S3] Online image of the 1901 Census for England & Wales (1901 Census - England & Wales, http://www.ancestry.co.uk) "Class: RG13; Piece: 1787; Folio: 55; Page: 5."
  5. [S343] Medal Card of ArthurG Salter, Suffolk Regiment & Beaf R, 1914 - 1920 (The Western Front Association, WW1 Medal Index Cards) "Roll K/2/104 B 12 Page 798."
  6. [S502] Soldiers Died In The Great War of unknown name of person, unknown military unit, 1914 - 1920 (Ancestry, Soldiers Died In WW1) "unknown cd."
  7. [S19] Website Commonwealth War Graves Commission (http://www.cwgc.org) "http://www.cwgc.org/find-war-dead/casualty/336479."
  8. [S423] Monumental inscription in the Church of (Churchyard of All Saints) "unknown cd."