THE  DOVER WAR MEMORIAL  PROJECT

 

war memorial at dusk, photographed by Michelle Cooper


Service Record Notes

BORROW, ARTHUR

Short Service. (Three years with the colours)
Arthur Borrow – Corps - G.S. Royal Sussex.
Born – Parish St. John’s near the town of Middlesborough, Yorkshire.
Age – 37 years – 1 month.
Trade – Grocer.
Enlisted at Hastings – 28 August 1914.
 
Statement of the services of 414 G.S.R.Sx. Arthur Borrow.
Joined at Chichester – 29/8/14.
General Service – attested – Pte. 28/8/14.
Royal Sussex Regt -. Posted – Pte. 29/8/14.
Royal Sussex Regt -.App unpd. L/Cp. 11/9/15.
Killed in action 24/12/15.
 
G.S.R. Sx. 414 Arthur Borrow – Pte. – Killed in action – 24/12/15.
 
Casualty Form – Active Service. 7th (Service) Bn- RL.  Sussex.
Enlisted 25/8/14
Killed in action – In the field – 24/12/15.
 
Royal Sussex Regiment. No. G414- L/Cpl A. Borrow. Deceased.
Father of soldier – John Borrow – Low Moor Bradford Yks.
Mother of soldier – Deceased.
Brothers of soldier.
George Borrow – age 39 – Low Moor Bradford Yks.
Sisters of soldier
Dorothy Smith – age 41 – Girlington??? Yks.
Jane Ridal – age 36 – School House, Ashburnham, Battle, Sussex.
 
Statement of services.
Joined at Chichester.
Killed in action – 24/12/15.
 
Campaigns – Expd Force – France 31/5/15 – 24/12/15.
 
British War and Victory medal.
 
Name and address of next of kin. Father – London House, Low Moor, Bradford, Yorkshire.

 


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