Name:-   Richardson, Arthur David

Nationality:-    UK

Age :-   20

Rank:-   Private

Number:-  265314

Medal:-

Service:-   Army

Regiment / ship:-  "A" Coy., 6th Bn., Black Watch (Royal Highlanders)

Date of death:-   Thursday 21 March 1918

Cemetery / Memorial:-    Arras Memorial, Pas-de-Calais, France

Area of cemetery / memorial :-    Bay 6

Family information:-    Son of David and Jane Richardson, 23 Precinct Street, Coupar Angus, Perthshire

Extra information:-

Arthur Richardson left Blairgowrie High School on 4th February, 1913.  He was born on 21st December, 1897.

In the 1881 census his father, David, is aged 23, and a journeyman joiner born in Coupar Angus.  His mother, Jane, is aged 23, born in Tullymet, Perth.

1901 Census

23 Precinct  Street, Coupar Angus, Perthshire

David Richardson, head, 43, joiner, b. Coupar Angus

Jane Richardson, wife, 43, b. Logierait, Perthshire

Margaret Richardson, daughter, 19, dressmaker, b. Coupar Angus

Agnes Richardson, daughter, 17, stationer's apprentice, b. Coupar Angus

Jemima Richardson, daughter, 15, clerk inty factory apprs., b. Coupar Angus

Thomas Richardson, son, 13, scholar, b. Coupar Angus

Edith Richardson, son, 7, scholar, b. Coupar Angus

Arthur D Richardson, son, 3, b. Coupar Angus

 

 

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