ARTHUR JAMES SIMPSONRank: Private
Service Number: 3295. Regiment: 5th Bn. Royal Welsh Fusiliers Died of wounds Saturday 11th September 1915 Age 21County Memorial Chester
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Arthur enlisted in Rhyl into the 5th Battalion Royal Welsh Fusiliers. He entered the Balkans theatre of war on the 8th August 1915. He served at Gallipoli. He died of wounds received in action on board the hospital ship "Karapara", on his way to the military hospitals in Malta. He was buried at sea.
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