LieutenantDICKSON, ARTHUR FRANCIS

Died 14/07/1918

Aged 27

Indian Army Reserve of Officers

attd.
34th Prince Albert Victor's Own Poona Horse

Son of Thomas Arthur and Mary Frances Dickson, of Sywell Hall, Northampton. Educated at Cheltenham College and Caius College, Cambridge.

Inscription

ALL YOU HAD HOPED FOR ALL YOU HAD YOU GAVE

Citation

The officer commanding 34th Poona Horse placed on record the conspicuous gallantry and devotion to duty displayed by Lt. Dickson and his troop in charging across the open under heavy shell fire into the Turkish position.

Buried at JERUSALEM WAR CEMETERY

Location: Israel and Palestine (including Gaza)
Number of casualties: 2438

Cemetery/memorial reference: X. 82.

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Cemetery details

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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.