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Rank : Private
Army Number : 41040
Unit : 9th Bn
Home address listed as Bardon Hill, Leicestershire. Enlisted at Coalville. Served with the 9th Bn during World War One. Died in France and Flanders campaign 28.10.1917, aged 35. He is buried at Lijssenthoek Military Cemetery, Poperinge, Belgium. Formerly 48675 North Staffordshire Regiment.
Further info: It is understood that he died on 28th October 1917 from Ptomaine Poisoning. He arrived in France on October 2nd 1917 with the north staff regiment and joined the 9th service Leicester regiment about seven days later.
Medal Card: Webster Arthur - Leic R - Pte - 41040 - Victory and British War medals.
Service No: 41040
Date of Death: 28/10/1917
Regiment/Service: Leicestershire Regiment 9th Bn.
Grave Reference:XXII. H. 7.
Cemetery: LIJSSENTHOEK MILITARY CEMETERY
Additional Information: Son of George and Ada Webster, of Seaton, Rutlandshire; husband of Clara King (formerly Webster), of Rock View Cottage, Battle Flat, Bardon Hill, near Leicester.
Date of Birth : 1882
Place of Birth : Coalville & Leicestershire
Date of Death : 28.10.1917
Place of Death : Belgium
Period of Service : 1910s
Conflicts : WW1
Places Served : Belgium
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