Dobbyn, Arthur Graham

Regimental Number: 1084237
Rank: Private
Branch: 8th Battalion

Arthur was born in Melita, Manitoba on October 22, 1900. When enlisting in the Canadian Army in November of 1916, he lied about his age and wrote 1898 instead. Arthur served in England. In 1918, he filed on a homestead at NW 13-69-10-W6, though he later canceled. However, the 1922 present address card in Arthur’s service file states that he was still living in Clairmont. Arthur married Jessie Gladys Robertson on November 12, 1929. He died in Vancouver, British Columbia on May 9, 1981.