1918-2008: Ninety Years of Remembrance

Soldier Record

Arthur John Pallitt

Contributed by: Julia Kellythorn, on 2008-11-11

Jack Arthur John Pallit
Rank
First Name Arthur John
Surname Pallitt
Year of Birth 1891
Year of Death 1971
Regiment Middlesex Regiment
Place of Wartime Residence Basildon, Essex

Arthur John's Story

My granddad volunteered May 1915 and served for three years on the Western front he took part in the Battle of Ypres, the Somme, Arras an Cambrai. Was Wounded and Gassed

he was demobilsed March 1919 He Never talked much about the

War only stories about finding Clean drinking water from a stream, and How he was buried by a bomb blast and only found

because his hand was left clear and moved as his mate look for him. He was a much loved Father and Grandfather.

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