Arthur Clarke

Memorial: Hanham - High Street

Regiment: Royal Electrical and Mechanical Engineers

Rank and number: Private 6296724

Marital status: Married

Date of birth: 1913

Date of death: 18/06/1945

Buried/Commemorated at: Avon View Cemetery, Bristol

Age: 32

Further information:

Arthur was killed when a boiler exploded at Burnett Camp where he was stationed. This occurred on his sons third birthday. He was married to Alice Blanche Clarke.

By kind permission, this information is based on the following source(s):

This information is based by kind permission on the following sources:
1) Booklet ‘Not Just a Name on Stone’ by Hanham Local History Society
2) Thanks to Mr R Crew and Mrs. M Antill of Hanham Local History society for their help
3) Researcher: Jo Hurst, volunteer for South Gloucestershire in the Second World War Project