At the age of 34 and 8 months Arthur enlisted for the Army in Cardiff on 11/4/1916.
He was assigned to the 2/5 Royal Welsh Fusiliers Regiment, Regtl. No. 4443
On his Record of Service Paper his address is 61 Whitworth Terrace, Tredegar and his trade was Collier.
On his Proceedings of Discharge sheet we find out that Arthur
was, 5’ 41/2” tall, weighed 127 lbs, had brown
On his Descriptive Report we see Arthur is married to
Ada and they have six children, Flo, Walter,
Pte. Arthur was discharged from the army on 18/09/1916 after
only 5 months service, on medical grounds,
Short Servive Paper
Descriptive Report on Enlistment
Application for Discharge
Approved for Discharge
Proceedings on Discharge
Proceedings on Discharge Cont.
Award Sheet.- Disablement Pension