Born: 1913, Ipswich.

Died: 27th July 1944; age 29.

Residence: Ipswich.

Rank: Private; Service Number: 5832841.

Regiment: South Staffordshire Regiment, 1st Battalion – Infantry.


Grave Reference:


Gauhati War Memorial,



Relatives Notified & Address: Son of John Robert & Annie J. Wales, of Ipswich; husband of Gertrude Emily Wales, of Ipswich.


Father: John Robert Wales, born 1884, King’s Lynn, Norfolk.

Mother: Annie Josephine Wales (nee Hayes), born 1890, Cahir, County Tipperary, Ireland.


In 1940, Ipswich, Arthur married Gertrude Emily Channing, born 1922, Ipswich.

They had 1 daughter.

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