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