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Name: Arthur TREMBLE
Casualty No.: Ranks: Private Initials: A Service No.: 22/534
Date of Birth : - Place of Birth : Newcastle upon Tyne, Northumberland. Age at Death: 34
Unit: 22nd Bn Northumberland Fusiliers (3rd Tyneside Scottish)
Former Unit(s):
Place Enlisted: Newcastle upon Tyne, Northumberland.
Place of Residence: Ryton on Tyne, Co. Durham.
Home Address: Tweedy's Buildings, Ryton on Tyne, Co. Durham.
Previous Address:
Civilian Employment: Coal Hewer at Emma Colliery.
How Died: Killed in action
Date of Death: Saturday 1st July 1916
Place of Death: Somme, France.
Battle/Campaign: Battles of the Somme, France, 1916.
Locally Commemorated: Ryton War Memorial, Station Bank, Ryton on Tyne, Co. Durham. Emma Colliery Memorial, Crawcrook, Ryton on Tyne, Co. Durham. Ryton Holy Cross Church Shrine, Ryton on Tyne, Co. Durham.
UK Commemorated: -
Overseas Commemorated: Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France. Pier and Face 10B 11B and 12B
Buried: No known grave
Decoration and Medals:
Photographs: 2
Service Records: No
Death Notice/Obituary: Blaydon Courier, page 8, 12th May 1917.
Family Details:
Husband of Clara Marshall (formerly Tremble) of 10 High Grove, Ryton on Tyne, Co. Durham, and formerly of Tweedy's Buildings, Ryton on Tyne, Co. Durham. Two children.
Notes : Arthur left Emma Colliery to enlist in the colours on 20th November 1914.
Sources Used: Commonwealth War Graves Commission Debt of Honour Register. Soldiers Died in the Great War. Emma Colliery Personnel Records at Durham County Records Office and Tyne and Wear Archives Service.
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