S/30502 Lance Corporal Arthur John Elliot

13th Battalion The Rifle Brigade

2nd October 1917

Plot Reference VIA.D.8.

Born in Islington Middlesex on 17/03/1891.

His parents were James Elliot(born in 1843) and

Mary Ann Marner(1855-1898). They were married in 1880.

Arthur had 2 brothers,Frederick George M(1881-1967) and

Harry Shipley(1895-19/05/1957). He also had a sister,

Mary Louise(born in 1884).

In the 1891 census,the family were recorded as living at

41 Almorah Road Canonbury, Islington, North London.

His father James was employed as a printers reader.

In the 1911 census,the family were still living at the same address.James was now employed as a compositor for an

evening paper.Arthur was employed as a silk warehouseman.

On 02/08/1915,he married Edith Churchill Hobson

(1891-04/08/1960).

He enlisted in Highbury,Middlesex  and was killed in action on 02/10/1917

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