Second Lieutenant ARTHUR WELLESLEY ADKIN of the 20th ( Blackheath & Woolwich) Battalion London Regiment was killed in action on 3 June 1917, aged 22.
He is buried and remembered in Chester Farm Cemetery near Ypres.
He was the son of John G and Lizzy Adkin of “Claverdon”, Grove Park, who had lived at 107 Burnt Ash Hill. Arthur attended Blackheath Proprietary School from May 1906 until 1907.
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