Corbett, Arthur –

Son of George and Emma A. W. Corbett, of Heaton Grange Gardens, Chorley New Road, Heaton, Bolton, Lancashire. Formerly employed in the Borough Treasurer’s Department of Bolton Corporation. Wounded by shrapnel in the thigh 12/05/1917. Died of gunshot wounds in the spine at the 24th Stationary Hospital, El Kantara, Egypt.

Personal details

  • Surname: Corbett
  • Forename: Arthur
  • Date of birth: Not known
  • Birth place: Bolton, Lancashire
  • Place of residence: Bolton, Lancashire
  • Gender: Male
  • Age of death: 28
  • Place of death: Not known
  • Date of death: March 5th, 1918
  • Casualty type: Not known

Service details

  • Rank: Private
  • Unit: 2nd/15th (County of London) (Territorial) Battalion (Prince of Wales's Own Civil Service Rifles).
  • Service number: 533232
  • Regiment: London (Territorial) Regiment
  • Enlistment date: Not known
  • Enlistment location: Bolton, Lancashire
  • Conflict: WW1


  • Service medals: Not known
  • Silver War badge: Not known
  • Awards: Not known


Local newspaper entries

  • Bolton Journal and Guardian entries: 15/06/1917 15/03/1918
  • Bolton Journal and Guardian references: 6e 4e

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