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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