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  • Commonwealth war grave headstone marking his grave at Lijssenthoek Military Cemetery , Belgium . Courtesy of Murray Biddle
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Radford
Arthur George Flint was born in 1897 in Radford and was the son of the late George Flint and Annie Flint, of 15, Medway St., Old Radford, Nottingham, In the 1911 census Arthur is living at 262 Ilkeston Street, Radford with his grandparents and they are shown as John 66 yrs a fitter he is living with his wife Ann 59 yrs and Arthur 14 yrs a wood turner.
04 Aug 1915
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Private
1/7th Bn Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derby Regiment)
Private Arthur George Flint, enlisted in Nottingham and served with the 1/7th Battalion Sherwood Foresters (Nottinghamshire & Derbyshire) Regiment (Robin Hood Rifles). He landed in France on 25th February 1915 , he died of wounds at 28th Division Casualty Clearing Station on 4th August 1915 and is buried in Lijssenthoek Military Cemetery (grave ref L.C.17A)
In memoriam published 4th August 1916 in the Nottingham Evening Post :- “FLINT. – Private Arthur Flint, died of wounds August 4th, 1915, late of Woodyard, Wollaton. One year has passed, our hearts still sore, as day by day we miss him more' his welcome smile, his dear sweet face, never on earth can be replaced. – Mother, father, sister.” Above is courtesy of Jim Grundy and his facebook pages Small Town Great War Hucknall 1914-1918
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  • Commonwealth war grave headstone marking his grave at Lijssenthoek Military Cemetery , Belgium . Courtesy of Murray Biddle
    Arthur George Flint - Commonwealth war grave headstone marking his grave at Lijssenthoek Military Cemetery , Belgium . Courtesy of Murray Biddle
  • Photograph was published on 7th September 1915 in the Nottingham Evening Post and is courtesy of Jim Grundy and his facebook pages Small Town Great War Hucknall 1914-1918
    Arthur George Flint - Photograph was published on 7th September 1915 in the Nottingham Evening Post and is courtesy of Jim Grundy and his facebook pages Small Town Great War Hucknall 1914-1918