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  • His name is commemorated on the screen wall in the Nottingham General Hospital where he is buried, photo courtesy of Jim Grundy and his facebook pages Small Town Great War Hucknall 1914-1918.
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Nottingham
Arthur Sidney was born in 1898 in Nottingham and was the son of Harry a waiter and Kate Richardson nee Burns of 12 Carnarvon Street, Woodborough Road, Nottingham. His father Harry was born in 1875 in Boston Lincolnshire and his mother Kate Burns was born in 1874 in Burton upon Trent, Staffordshire, they were married in 1908 in Nottingham and went on to have 5 children all born in Nottinghamshire, Harry Cecil b1897, Arthur Sidney b1898, John Francis b1901, Doris May b1906 and George Edwin Richardson b1908 In the 1911 Census the family are living at 30 Peas Hill Road and are shown as Harry 36 yrs a waiter he is living with his wife Kate 37 yrs and their children Harry Cecil 13 yrs a grocers errand boy, Arthur Sidney 12 yrs a scholar, John Frank 10 yrs a scholar, Doris May 5 yrs a scholar and George Edwin 3 yrs
04 Jun 1917
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Private
3rd Reserve Cavalry Regiment
Private Sidney Arthur Richardson enlisted in Nottingham and served with the South Notts Hussars and with the 3rd Reserve Cavalry Regiment. He died in Carrington Military Hospital on 4th June 1917 and is buried in the Nottingham General Cemetery, his name is commemorated on the screen wall in the cemetery. Grave Reference: 03355
He was registered (J/A/S/1898) Arthur Sidney and is cited Arthur Sydney on the 1911 Census. UKSWD has Sidney Arthur and CWGC Sydney Arthur. In memoriam published on 4th June 1918 in the Nottingham Evening Post :- “RICHARDSON. – In loving memory of our son, Pte. Sidney Arthur Richardson, Hussars, who passed away June 4th, 1917. Not forgotten. – Mother, dad, brothers, and sister Dolly.” Above is courtesy of Jim Grundy and his facebook pages Small Town Great War Hucknall 1914-1918.
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  • His name is commemorated on the screen wall in the Nottingham General Hospital where he is buried, photo courtesy of Jim Grundy and his facebook pages Small Town Great War Hucknall 1914-1918.
    Arthur Sidney Richardson - His name is commemorated on the screen wall in the Nottingham General Hospital where he is buried, photo courtesy of Jim Grundy and his facebook pages Small Town Great War Hucknall 1914-1918.