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Memorials & Monuments
on the Isle of Wight
- Biography -
- Arthur James Simmonds -

Unknown person Name : Arthur James Simmonds

Son of : William Simmonds (died 1908) and Charlotte Ann Simmonds (née Woolcock), of 104, Hunnyhill, Newport, Isle of Wight.

Born : 1893, Newport.
  Census information :

1901 : William and Charlotte Simmmonds, with their children including Arthur aged 7, are at 3, South View Cottage, Parkhurst. William Simmonds is a Warder (Convict Service).

1911 : Charlotte Simmonds, widow, with her children including Arthur aged 17, is at 104, Hunnyhill, Newport, Isle of Wight. Arthur Simmonds is an Apprentice Boiler Maker.

Education :

Attended Parkhurst / Hunnyhill School
  Service Details :

Rifleman 736 Arthur James Simmonds, 1/8th Bn., Hampshire Regiment, (Isle of Wight Rifles).

Casualty Details :

Died : 12 August 1915 aged 22.

Commemorated at : Helles Memorial, Gallipoli, Turkey.

CWGC Record
  Commemorated on these Memorials :

Carisbrooke Castle Isle of Wight Rifles Memorial Panel 12
Newport Borough War Memorial
Newport Drill Hall Isle of Wight Rifles War Memorial
Newport St Paul's Church Parish War Memorial WW I
Newport C.E. National School War Memorial
  Acknowledgments :

Valerie Diebelius, who is recording the Registers of Parkhurst and Hunnyhill Schools
  Page status :
Page last updated : July 2012


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