Military
War Memorial File

 

PRIVATE ARTHUR HENRY CLIFFE.

6th Battalion, Northamptonshire Regiment.

Service number; 49531.

Died on August 6th 1918.

Aged 18 years.

 

COMMEMORATION:

Pozieres Memorial,
Somme,
France.
Panel 54 to 56.

 

PRIVATE ARTHUR HENRY CLIFFE.

Died August 6th 1918, aged 18 years.

Son of Jacob and Annie Cliffe, of Splash Lane, Castor, Peterborough.

Report copied from The Peterborough Advertiser, dated August 31st 1918.

PRIVATE ARTHUR H. CLIFFE, eldest son of Mr. and Mrs. Cliffe, of Castor, was killed in action early in August whilst fighting in France. Deceased was in the Northants Regiment, and had been out a few months. He was a promising young man, and a general favourite. He was only 19 years of age.

On the information from the Commonwealth War Graves Commission it gives Private Cliffe’s age as 18, but in the local newspaper it is given as 19 years of age.

On the War Memorial in Castor Church the name is written Cliff.