Fusilier Arthur Henry Frank de Prez

Arthur Henry Frank de Prez was born in 1924.  His parents were Frank (b1896) and Hilda (b1894, nee Thomas).  They married in 1923 in Wrexham, Denbighshire.  Arthur had a brother ,William J, born in 1927.  The family lived at ‘High Bank’, Moore.  Frank was a master painter and decorator.

During WW2, Arthur joined the army as a fusilier.

Arthur came home safely and in 1947 he married Gladys N Lyons.  They had two sons.

Arthur died in 2014.  At the time the couple were living in Hollybank, Moore