We remember Arthur Best

We remember Arthur Best

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Timeline

Timeline

1862
birth Preston United Kingdom Source:7627144 1862
1898
children Clara Best Source:7627144 1898
1902
children Albert Best Source:7627144 1902
1911
employment Insurance Agent Preston United Kingdom Source:7627144 1911
1911
employment Insurance Agent Source:7627144 1911
1911
location 13 Berry Street, Preston United Kingdom their own address Source:7627144 1911
1914
enlistment United Kingdom Source:8580082 26th October 1914
1916
hospitalisation Continuous marching at Blackpool (training) caused right leg to swell. Subsequently confined to bed with ulcer. Hospital/Institution Source:8580082 25th October 1916
1917
dates Age 50 Source:8500183 30th April 1917
1917
location 23 Berry Street, Preston, Lancashire United Kingdom Source:7170813 30th April 1917
1917
location 23 Berry Street, Preston United Kingdom Source:8500183 30th April 1917
marriage Clara Best Source:7170813
marriage Clara Source:7170813
service British Army Serjeant 3033 4th Loyal North Lancashire Regiment Source:321769
service British Army Serjeant 3033 The Loyal North Lancashire Regiment Source:7170813
location 23 Berry Street, Preston United Kingdom their own address Source:7170813
1917
death Preston, Lancashire United Kingdom Source:7170813 Source:8500183 30th April 1917
burial Preston New Hall Lane Cemetery Preston (new Hall Lane) Cemetery Non-War Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Preston Lancashire United Kingdom United Kingdom Source:7170813

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Arthur
Initials A
Last Name Best
Source 321769
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
13 Berry Street, Preston United Kingdom their own address known 1911
23 Berry Street, Preston, Lancashire United Kingdom known 30th April 1917
23 Berry Street, Preston United Kingdom known 30th April 1917
23 Berry Street, Preston United Kingdom their own address
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 3033 4th Loyal North Lancashire Regiment Serjeant
British Army 3033 The Loyal North Lancashire Regiment Serjeant
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Clara Best daughter 1898
Albert Best son 1902
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Clara wife
Clara Best wife

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Preston43153
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Preston43153

External Evidence

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Report of Medical Board 25.10.16 Preston43153

Multimedia

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Preston Roll of Honour form for Sergeant Best Preston485

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