Southwater War Memorial
Private 4th Royal Dragoon Guards ( Royal Irish) a Cavalry regiment
24th August 1914|
Arthur was born in Kingsfold in 1892 and in 1911 was at Preston Military Barracks, Lewes Road, Preston, Brighton. |
as part of the 438-strong Regiment of Dragoon Guards
He was recorded as being the nephew of Mrs Emily Barker of Southwater being the child of Patience, her sister.
Emily Barker née Chantler and her husband Thomas George Barker lived at the Station Stores, Worthing Road, Southwater (now Londis)
and were later buried in Southwater Churchyard.
La Ferte-sous-Jouarre Memorial|
The La Ferte-sous-Jouarre Memorial commemorates nearly 4,000 officers and men of the British Expeditionary Force who died in August, September and the early part of October 1914 and who have no known grave. The monument consists of a rectangular block of stone, 62 feet by 30 feet and 24 feet high, with the names of the dead engraved on stone panels on all sides of the monument. The monument is surmounted by a sarcophagus and a trophy carved in stone. At the four corners of the pavement are stone piers with urns, carved with the coats of arms of the Empire.
No. of Identified Casualties 3738
La Ferte-sous-Jouarre Memorial, FRANCE