ARRAS MEMORIAL  ( Faubourg- d'Amiens Cemetery)

The memorial commemorates  almost 35,000 servicemen from the United Kingdom, South Africa and New Zealand who died in the Arras sector between the spring of 1916 and 7 August 1918 - the eve of the Advance to Victory -  and who have NO KNOWN GRAVE

 5 Brimington men are remembered on the memorial & 1 is buried  in the cemetery

The Panel Numbers quoted at the end of each entry relate to the panels dedicated to the Regiment served with

Name Regiment Name Inscribed
Private  John W Bradley 10th Bn Sherwoods

Bay 3 & 4

Private  John W Bradshaw 10th/11th  Highland Light Infantry Bay 8
2nd Lieut Howard  Jephson            6th  Bn  South Staffordshire Bay 6
Corporal  Edgar  Nadin    17th  Bn   Royal Fusiliers Bay 3
Private  John T Souter 22nd Bn  Northumberland Fus

Bay 2 & 3

     
Private Albert Wilson 15th Bn Sherwoods Grave Plot Ref :  I G 64
Arras Memorial - Marked in Red - the panels where Brimington soldiers names are inscribed

 

This memorial is also the site of the :

Arras Flying Services Memorial, Arras

 

Which commemorates the names of 990 airmen who were killed while serving on The Western Front during the First World War and who have no known grave.

 

 

 

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THIS MONTH
WE ARE REMEMBERING
AUGUST 1918

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