Arthur Edward Dovinson

Arthur Edward Dovinson

Male Abt 1895 - 1918  (~ 23 years)


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  • Name Arthur Edward Dovinson 
    Born Abt 1895  Grassmoor, Derbyshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Military Service 1914 - 1918  Arras, Nord Pas-de-Calais, France Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Enlisted in Chesterfield on 13 October 1914 and attested to the Nottinghamshire and Derby (Sherwood Foresters) Regiment. Private 2768/240722.
      His service records are relatively complete and show he suffered bouts of illness as well as gunshot and shrapnel wounds. He made several tours of duty in Northern France.
      Missing in action 21 March 1918.
      Posthumously awarded the British War Medal, the Victory Medal and the 1914-15 Star.
    Military Record
    Military Record
    Medal Roll
    Medal Roll
    British War Medal 1914 - 1919
    British War Medal 1914 - 1919
    Victory Medal
    Victory Medal
    1914-1915 Star
    1914-1915 Star
    Arras 1917
    Arras 1917
    Died 21 Mar 1918  Arras, Nord Pas-de-Calais, France Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Their name liveth forevermore..
    Buried No known grave Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Arthur is commemorated on the Arras Memorial.
      The memorial commemorates 35,000 servicemen who died between 1916-1918 and have no known grave. All were killed in the Arras area.
    Arras Memorial
    Arras Memorial
    Person ID I1587  Brampton
    Last Modified 27 Aug 2014 

    Father John Thomas Dovinson,   b. Abt 1856, Wolverhampton, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Ann Marie Rushton,   b. Abt 1858, Wolverhampton, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 25 Dec 1875  Wednesfield, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1891  Charles St, Grassmoor, Derbyshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    1891 Census
    1891 Census
    Residence 1901  23 Charles St, Grassmoor, Derbyshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    1901 Census
    1901 Census
    Residence 1911  28 Charles St, Grassmoor, Derbyshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    1911 Census
    1911 Census
    Family ID F371  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Lily Kerry,   b. 18 Jun 1898, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence 1918  15 Beehive Yard, Brampton, Derbyshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 1 Jan 1918  St Thomas Church, Brampton, Derbyshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Less than three months after their marriage, Arthur had been killed on the battlefields of Northern France.
    Last Modified 27 Aug 2014 
    Family ID F370  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - Abt 1895 - Grassmoor, Derbyshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMilitary Service - 1914 - 1918 - Arras, Nord Pas-de-Calais, France Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1918 - 15 Beehive Yard, Brampton, Derbyshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 1 Jan 1918 - St Thomas Church, Brampton, Derbyshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 21 Mar 1918 - Arras, Nord Pas-de-Calais, France Link to Google Earth
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