Arthur is shown as living at his father's address 73 Devonshire Road, Forest Hill in the 1911 census. He was aged 30 in 1917, was single and worked as a timber salesman.
Conscientious Objection during the First World War:
He was exempted from combatant service as a Plymouth Brethren.
He was conscripted into the Non-combatant corps on 16 January, 1917 at Camberwell and served at home with the 10 Eastern and the 3 Southern corps of the NCC until he was demobilised on 25 December 1919.
After the First World War:
His demob address is given as Sunny Hill Mount, Russell Hill Road, Purley
Cyril Pearce, University of Leeds, Pearce Register of British Conscientious Objectors
Ann O'Brien, Volunteer Lewisham Local History and Archives Centre, May 2016
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