Conflict : WW1
Memorial : Pershore Abbey
61st Division Ammunition Column Royal Field Artillery
Service No 831784
Born and enlisted Pershore, Worcestershire
Killed in action on 6th September 1917
Buried in Vlamertinghe New Military Cemetery, Belgium, Grave IX. H. 27.
Priest Lane, Royal Field Artillery.
Additional information from Pershore Parish Records, Holy Cross, Film No 216/7, available at Worcestershire Archives.
Priest Lane, Pershore
Arthur Hall, head, age 52, Bricklayer’s Labourer, born Pershore, Worcestershire
Susan Hall, wife, age 51, married 31 years, born Pershore, Worcestershire
Arthur Hall, son, age 26, Postman, born Pershore, Worcestershire
Emily Hall, daughter, age 14, Domestic Servant General, born Pershore, Worcestershire
Charles Frederick Hall, son, age 9, School, born Pershore, Worcestershire
Pershore C of E School now in Pershore Working Men’s Club
Pershore Abbey with the additional information: Royal Artillery
Worcester Post Office Wainwright Road
A photograph of Gunner A. Hall of Pershore can be found in Berrow’s Worcester Journal Supplement, Saturday 29th September 1917, available at Worcestershire Archives.
Trudy Burge has created the WW1 Pershore website to commemorate the men from Pershore who served their country from 1914 to 1918: