1. Memorial:Chambrecy British CemeteryA. 3010.
2. Book:The (1921) Masonic Roll of Honour 1914-1918Pg.118
3. Memorial:The (1940) Scroll - WW1 Roll of Honour15B GQS

Awards & Titles:


Family :

Son of Abel and Sarah Jane Burnell, of Ferrybridge, Yorks.

Education & Career :

1910 - Pottery Manager

Service Life:


Unit / Ship / Est.: 5th Battalion King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry 

Action : The Battles of the Marne 1918 

20 July - 2 August 1918. French intelligence reports suggested a weakness in the German position on the Marne and accordingly two British Divisions were ?loaned? to the French to help their attack. The outcome was entirely successful and the Germans were driven back about four miles. The British Divisions (51st Highland and 62nd West Riding) suffered about 6000 casualties

Detail :

Probate record: BURNELL, Arthur of Ferrybridge, Yorkshire a second-lieutenant in the K.O. Yorkshire L.I., died 20th July 1918 in France. Probate Wakefield 16th October to Herbert Blackburn earthenware manufacturer's secretary and Arnold Ward, Bank Manager. Effects £315 13s 1d.

Masonic :

TypeLodge Name and No.Province/District :
Mother : Saint Oswald No. 910 E.C.Yorkshire (West Riding)

20th January 1909
17th February 1909
17th March 1909

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