We remember Arthur Cecil Arkell

We remember Arthur Cecil Arkell

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Timeline

Timeline

1872
sibling Thomas Pope Arkell Source:9379356 1872
1873
sibling Daniel Arkell Source:9379356 1873
1880
sibling Gwendoline Marion Arkell Source:9379356 1880
1882
sibling Douglas Gerald Arkell Source:9379356 1882
1893
birth Whelford, near Kempsford, Gloucestershire United Kingdom Source:9379341 Source:9379337 1893
1901
dates Age 8 Source:9379350 31st March 1901
1901
location Whelford, near Kempsford, Gloucestershire United Kingdom parents address Source:9379350 31st March 1901
1911
dates Age 18 Source:9379356 2nd April 1911
1911
employment Electrical Engineer Not known Clanfield, near Witney, Oxfordshire United Kingdom Source:9379356 2nd April 1911
1911
location ‘South Lawn’, Clanfield, near Witney, Oxfordshire United Kingdom parents address Source:9379356 2nd April 1911
1914
location ‘South Lawn’, Clanfield, near Witney, Oxfordshire United Kingdom parents address Source:9379337 4th September 1914
1914
dates Age 21 Source:9379337 5th September 1914
1914
marriage Annie Frances Doris Aka Doris Arkell nee Goddard Source:9379337 5th September 1914
1914
enlistment Aldershot, Hampshire United Kingdom Source:9379337 8th September 1914
1914
appointments Electrician (Proficient) Source:9379337 9th September 1914 - 23rd January 1917
1914
employment Electrician Not known Clanfield, near Witney, Oxfordshire United Kingdom Source:9379337 9th September 1914
1914
service British Army Sapper 46937 Royal Engineers 20th Divisional Signal Company Source:9379337 9th September 1914 - 21st December 1915
1915
theatres Western Europe :1 Source:9379337 4th July 1915 - 23rd January 1917
1915
service British Army Lance Corporal 46937 Royal Engineers 20th Divisional Signal Company Source:9379337 22nd December 1915 - 13th September 1916
1916
service British Army Corporal 46937 Royal Engineers 20th Divisional Signal Company Source:9379337 14th September 1916 - 23rd January 1917
1917
commission Temporary Source:9379373 24th January 1917
1917
service British Army Second Lieutenant Army Service Corps Source:9379373 24th January 1917 - 23rd July 1918
1918
service British Army Lieutenant Royal Army Service Corps Source:9379377 24th July 1918 - 8th August 1919
1918
dates Age 25 Source:9379337 11th November 1918
1919
dates Age 26 Source:9379337 8th August 1919
1919
discharge Source:9379385 8th August 1919
1921
dates Age 28 Source:9379397 12th September 1921
1921
location Lark Hill Farm, Locking, near Weston-Super-Mare, Somerset United Kingdom their own address Source:9379397 12th September 1921
1939
dates Age 46 Source:9379386 September 1939
1939
location Truro Rural District, Cornwall United Kingdom their own address Source:9379386 September 1939
1957
dates Age 64 Source:9379345 June 1957
1957
death Not War Related Arthur Cecil Arkell died nearly 40 years after the ending of the Great War. He was 64. Truro Registration District, Cornwall United Kingdom Source:9379345 1957

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Arthur Cecil
Initials AC
Last Name Arkell
Source 656533
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Lark Hill Farm, Locking, near Weston-Super-Mare, Somerset United Kingdom their own address known 12th September 1921
Truro Rural District, Cornwall United Kingdom their own address known September 1939
Whelford, near Kempsford, Gloucestershire United Kingdom parents address known 31st March 1901
‘South Lawn’, Clanfield, near Witney, Oxfordshire United Kingdom parents address known 2nd April 1911
‘South Lawn’, Clanfield, near Witney, Oxfordshire United Kingdom parents address known 4th September 1914
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 46937 Royal Engineers 20th Divisional Signal Company Sapper
British Army 46937 Royal Engineers 20th Divisional Signal Company Lance Corporal
British Army 46937 Royal Engineers 20th Divisional Signal Company Corporal
British Army Army Service Corps Second Lieutenant
British Army Royal Army Service Corps Lieutenant
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Jane Elizabeth Arkell nee Hewer mother
Thomas Arkell father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Thomas Pope Arkell brother 1872
Daniel Arkell brother 1873
Gwendoline Marion Arkell sister 1880
Douglas Gerald Arkell brother 1882
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Annie Frances Doris Aka Doris Arkell nee Goddard wife 5th September 1914
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Dark Grey Dark
DateHeightSource
1914-09-08 6'0"
Religion
DateReligionSource
1914-09-08 Anglican - Church of Eng, Irl, Wales or other

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Keith22624
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Keith22624
England & Wales marriages 1837-2005 Transcription Keith22624
England & Wales deaths 1837-2007 Transcription Keith22624
England & Wales deaths 1837-2007 Transcription Keith22624
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Keith22624
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Keith22624

External Evidence

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London Gazette 17 Feb 1917 Page 1724 - Appointed Temporary Second Lieutenant Keith22624
London Gazette 20 Sep 1918 Page 11419 - Appointed Temporary Lieutenant Keith22624
London Gazette 12 Sep 1919 Page 11539 - Relinquishment of Commission Keith22624
1939 National Registration Act Records Keith22624

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