Arthur HARTLEY
Rank: Private
Number: 201740
Unit: 1/4th Battalion CHESHIRE REGIMENT
Date of Death: 26 March 1917
Age: 26
Cemetery: Jerusalem Memorial, Israel

Arthur had been born in Stockport, the son of Charles (a gardener) and Rebecca. The family home was at 87 Winifred Road. He had four brothers, Sam, John, Harry and Frank and four sisters, Jane, Annie, Elsie and May. Jane is believed to have been married and living at 21 Windsor Street, but all the others are believed to have been at home.

Arthur was a member of Cale Green Conservative Club and is recorded on the Club's Roll of Honour. He enlisted at Stockport, probably in late 1914 or early 1915. Arthur was killed in action at the First Battle of Gaza, described here.

   
           
   
     
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