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2nd Lieutenant, 10th Battalion Royal Warwickshire Regiment, attached 33rd Machine Gun Company, Machine Gun Corps.

Died 15th September 1916.

Buried in Aveluy Communal Cemetery Extension, France.

Former student of arts.


 

Arthur was born in 1889 at Warrington to David Wright. He attended the local Grammar School, entered Manchester University in 1907, gained a B.A. in 1911 and a masters in 1912. He also obtained a teaching certificate and one on to be an assistance master at Alton Grammar School, Hants.

Whilst at the University he was a member of the Officer Training Corps. He was killed on the Somme in mid-September 1916.