Frost, Arthur



1895 - 1917
Rank Private
Service no.242310
Regiment 114th Seaforth Highlanders
DiedApril 24, 1917




Arthur was born in Leicester in 1895 and baptised on 20.3.1900 at St. Mark’s Church. His parents were Arthur Frost, a shoe hand, and Rosina (nee Hargrave). They had 8 children –
Walter James 1893
Arthur 1895
Alfred Thomas 1897
Alice Rosina 1900
Nora 1902
Doris Eveline 1904
Gladys 1906
Lilian 1908

In 1901 census the family lived at 8 Martin St. and Arthur senior is listed as a hairdresser.
In 1911 census they lived at 11 Mount Rd. and Arthur senior was a
shoe hand.

Arthur joined the Seaforth Highlanders as Private 6689 but then became Private 242310 114th Seaforth Highlanders. He was Killed in Action on 24.4.1917 and is buried at Feuchy British Cemetery, France.

When Arthur died his family were living at 26 Elm Street.
His photograph is in Leicester Mercury 30.5.1917 Pg 6.

Get Email Updates

Share this page

Share on facebook
Share on twitter
Share on pinterest
Share on email
Share on facebook
Share on twitter
Share on pinterest
Share on email

Leicester City, County & Rutland “At Risk” War Memorials Project is a company limited by guarantee and incorporated in England under company registration number 08176202. The address of the company’s registered office is The Chancel, rear of All Saints’ Church, Highcross Street, Leicester LE1 4PH. Registered as a charity for tax purposes with HMRC.

Copyright © 2022 Leicester City, County & Rutland “At Risk” War Memorials Project 2018

Design & Build by:
onesixone web design