Capt. Arthur Leslie Platts 3rd Battalion Suffolk Regiment

Capt. Platts was killed in action on July 20th 1916 during the Great Advance. He was 25 years old

He is remembered on the Thiepval Memorial

Arthur worked in his father’s draper’s business in the Market Place.
 

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Captain A Platts headstone before restoration
Captain Arthur Platts image
Cpt A L Platt Restored headstone

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