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Date of Birth
Date of Death
17 Apr 1918
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Place of Birth
World War I Address
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Soldier or Civilian
Arthur Kirchin was born in Luton in October 1891.
In 1911 he is living at 6 Hitchin Road, he is 19 years old & has his own business as a Marine Store Dealer. He is living with his family, father Frederick 46 & mother Rose 44, have their own business as fishmongers & fruittiers, sister Lillie 26, is a straw hat finisher & his 18 year old brother Albert is a fishmonger.
He married Hettie Short on 24th June 1914 in Luton.
Albert joined the Queens Royal West Surrey Regiment.
He died on 17th April 1918 & is buried in the cemetery on Crawley Green Road.