Far from the Front

West Calder: A Scottish Village and the Great War

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Research

Some research can be fairly straight-forward.

 

This memorial plaque was issued to the family of Harry David Arbon.

 

It is an uncommon name.

 

If you go to the war records section of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission website you can search for his name.

 

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Rank:

   Private

Service No:

   42224

Date of Death:

   22/09/1917

Regiment/Service:

   Royal Fusiliers

 

   32nd Bn.

Panel Reference:

   Panel 28 to 30 and 162 to 162A and 163A.

Memorial:

   TYNE COT MEMORIAL.