1918-2008: Ninety Years of Remembrance

Soldier Record

Arthur T Archbold

Contributed by: Barbara Morrison Wise, on 2008-11-11

Arthur T Archbold
First Name Arthur T
Surname Archbold
Year of Birth 1899
Year of Death 1967
Regiment Royal Scots
Place of Wartime Residence Glasgow, Lanarkshire

Arthur T's Story

My Grandpa Arthur hadn't even started shaving when he went to war. He wasn't very tall and family legend has it that he was made to stand on a box when he was in the trenches - so he could see over the top.

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