Sapper 1131, 1st East Lancashire Field Company, Royal Engineers.

Killed in action on Friday 11th June 1915, Gallipoli, age 22.

Remembered on Helles Memorial, Turkey, panel 23 to 25 or 325 to 328.

Former student of engineering.


Arthur was born in 1893, to James Bradshaw of Southport. He enrolled as a special day student on an Engineering Apprentice Course at The Tech for the 1910-11 session. Records show that he resided in Openshaw and was an engineering apprentice with a local steam hammer manufacturer called B & S Massey. He progressed to year two of the course in 1911-12.

He served and died in Gallipoli.