Alson, Arthur Percy

Dates:

War Service:
Gunner 56217 ARTHUR PERCY ALSON of the 25th Heavy Battery, Royal Garrison Artillery died of his wounds on 28 July 1917. He had previously served as sergeant major in the 4th Volunteer Battalion of the Norfolk Regiment.

He is buried in Canada Farm cemetery, North of Ypres.

Location of Memorial:
He is commemorated on the memorial at St Stephen’s church Lewisham High Street.

Details:
Before enlisting he had worked as a motorman.

Source:
Service record

Contributed By: Andy Pepper

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