Sergeant, 128 Squadron
Service number 591731
Died 24 May 1942
Buried Freetown (King Tom) Cemetery, Sierra Leone
Arthur was born in October 1922 in Prestwich, Manchester to Louis and Leah nee Gaffin. His father Louis worked as a travelling watch salesman. Arthur joined the RAF straight from school as an apprentice clerk.
Arthur was the pilot of Hurricane BN223 which was on a low flying training exercise. The aircraft dived into the ground in Sierra Leone killing Arthur.