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Rifleman 5397 Arthur George Blunt

1st Battalion, Rifle Brigade
Killed in Action: France and Flanders, 7th November 1914, aged 19

  • Commemorated: Ploegsteert Memorial, Hainaut, Belgium. Panel 10
  • Awarded: 1914 Star, British War and Victory Medals
  • Son of Thomas and Emma Blunt [nee Harrison]

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1911 Census and Family History Information

  • Born 2 Jan 1895 and Baptised 18 Dec 1895 at Northampton
  • Lived at 12 Henley Street, Far Cotton, Northampton [1901]
  • Lived at 41 Stanley Road, Nuneaton [1911]
  • Employed as a Coal Miner [1911 & 1914]
  • Enlisted at Nuneaton 18 Feb 1914 [Register of Effects]. Arrived in France 21 Sep 1914 [Medal Card]

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