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Arthur Hurst


Forename Arthur
Surname Hurst
Middle Name
Memorial Golborne Cenotaph and St Thomas Church Memorial
Age 25
Address 37 Charles Street, / Salisbury St, Golborne
Parents' Address as above
Township Golborne
Rank Gunner
Occupation or place of work Spinner in cotton mill
Regiment Royal Garrison Artillery 41st Siege Bty
Day of Death 16
Month of Death April
Year of Death 1916
Cause of Death Died of wounds
Place of Burial Bailleul Communal Cemetery Extension
Regiment Number 57645
Name of War First World War
Additional Information Son of Nathan and Lizzie. His brother F H Hurst came over from New Zealand to fight and was also killed. Can find no record of his death.
On Leigh Roll of Honour
CWGC, Ancestry. WO 24/10/16