Able SeamanPORTEOUS, ARTHUR

Service Number C/JX 240017

Died 25/01/1942

Aged 28

H.M.S. Eaglet
Royal Navy

Son of Donald Ross Porteous and Mary Porteous, of Leytonstone, Essex; husband of Edith Miriam Porteous.

Inscription

THEIR EARTHLY WORK COMPLETE, THEY GO, SOME GREATER PURPOSE TO FULFIL

Buried at BOOTLE CEMETERY

Location: Lancashire, United Kingdom
Number of casualties: 197

Cemetery/memorial reference: War Graves Group. C. of E. Coll. grave 1.


Cemetery details

CWGC Archives

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DISCLAIMER:
This collection of documents was assembled by the Commonwealth War Graves Commission and its predecessors as part of the processes involved in the commemoration of individuals. As a result, they contain many corrections and alterations which reflect their use as working documents. For further information concerning the history of the collection, please see our About Our Records page.
Please be advised that some of the documents, especially the burial returns and exhumation reports, may contain information which some people may find distressing. The original archive records and their digital copies remain the property of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission, but are available for re-use for private and non-commercial purposes.