Born: 1918, Bosmere, Suffolk.

Died: 21st June 1941; age: 23.

Residence: ‘Humberstone’ Stowmarket Road, Needham Market, Suffolk.


Rank: Bombardier; Service Number: 909608.

Regiment: Royal Artillery, 67 Medium Regiment.


Grave Reference:


Tobruk War Cemetery,



Relatives Notified & Address: Son of George Sleath Swain & Margaret Swain, of Needham Market, Suffolk.


Father: George Sleath Swain, born September 1886, North Kilworth, Leicestershire.

Mother: Margaret Swain (nee Noble), born 1884, Creeting St. Peter, Suffolk.


Arthur attended Ipswich School.


Arthur is also remembered on the Ipswich School Chapel war memorial, and at Creeting St. Mary, Suffolk.

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