1918-2008: Ninety Years of Remembrance

Soldier Record

Arthur Downs Sales

Contributed by: Jake Sales, on 2008-11-11

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First Name Arthur Downs
Surname Sales
Year of Birth 1899
Year of Death 1918
Regiment Royal Sussex Regiment
Place of Wartime Residence Barton Upon Irwell, Lancashire

Arthur Downs's Story

Also a private of the Royal Fusiliers G/81807. Only child of Edith Ann Sales, of 24 Langshaw Street, Old Trafford, Manchester, and the late William D. Sales (Serjt. Inniskilling Dragoons. Killed in action in the South African Campaign). Grave/Memorial Reference: III. C. 6. MESSINES RIDGE BRITISH CEMETERY

Private, G/19213, Killed in action, British Expeditionary Force. Royal Sussex Regiment, 1st/4th Battalion. Enlisted in Manchester. Died in the 2nd Army, 19th Corps, 34th Division`s 101st Brigade, 1/4th Battalion Royal Sussex Regiment - Advance In Flanders.

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