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Current record for: Arthur George Costin
Deceased Folder  Deceased Folder
Name Arthur George Costin
Born in Shoreditch - Middlesex
Resident of Islington - Middlesex
Died 12/07/1918
Age 42

Cause of Death Killed in action

Cemetery or memorial Contay British Cemetery, Contay, France
Grave or panel reference IX.A.29

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World War 1
France and Flanders

Relative(s)      Relative(s)
  • Florence Louise Costin, Wife
    71, Oxford Road, Islington
Military Information Military Information

Rank Private
Service Number 353599
Unit 7th (City of London) Battalion
Regiment London Regiment
Service Army
Enlisted in Finchley - Middlesex
Memorial(s) Memorial(s) link(s)

St. Luke's Parochial School War Memorial