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Serjeant Arthur A H York
G/43361 Middlesex Regiment

Son of Mr Alfred and Mrs Annie Jane York

Aged 23 years

Died 24th November 1917

Commemorated on Tyne Cot Memorial
Panel 113 to 115.

The Rushden Echo, 14th December 1917, transcribed by Kay Collins

Killed in Action—Sgt. Arthur York, Middlesex Rgt., eldest son of Mr Alfred York, Wellingborough-road, Irchester, was killed in France on Nov. 24th. After recovering from a serious wound, he had only been back in France about a month. He had gained rapid promotion by good work on active service. Before enlisting he was a carrier, and his death is much deplored by the people both of Irchester and Little Irchester.

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