Burgess, Arthur

Arthur Burgess, Private 290678, 1/7th Battalion, Cheshire Regiment
Died 14th October 1918 in Belgium, aged 23

Park Green B-CEARLY LIFE

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MILITARY SERVICE

 

COMMEMORATION

Private Arthur Burgess is buried in grave Ref. XX. F. 5 at Hooge Crater Cemetery, Ypres, Belgium. The Commonwealth War Graves Commission holds casualty details for Arthur Burgess, and he is listed on the Imperial War Museum’s Lives of the First World War website.

In Macclesfield, Arthur Burgess is commemorated on the Park Green, Town HallSt Michael’s ChurchSt Peter’s Church and  Mill Street Mission war memorials.

 

NOTES

 

SOURCES

Lives of the First World War website
Commonwealth War Graves Commission website
Macclesfield Times: 30 November 1917, 23 Sept 1921 (photo supplement)


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