Arthur was born in Wirswall, Whitchurch in 1878, the fifth son of Henry and Elizabeth Roberts.
Husband of Sarah Ellen (nee Davies) Roberts, of 16 Wrexham Road, Whitchurch, and father of William Arthur, Jessie May and George.
Arthur worked as a Gardener before joining the Army.
Regiment : 7th (Service) Battalion King’s Shropshire Light Infantry
Rank : Private
Service Number : 24756
Died of Illness; France 9th March 1917 Age 39