Waskett, Arthur Joseph

Birth Name Waskett, Arthur Joseph
Nick Name Boy
Gramps ID I0298
Gender male
Age at Death 35 years, 1 month


Event Date Place Description Notes Sources
Birth [E3443] 1 December 1909 West Ham, Essex  
Death [E3444] 1945 Pakistan  


Relation to main person Name Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Waskett, Arthur Joseph [I0287]
Mother Howe, Rosina Katherine [I0008]
    Sister     Waskett, Eileen Anne [I0296]
         Waskett, Arthur Joseph [I0298]
    Sister     Waskett, Doris Evelyn [I0329]
    Sister     Waskett, Rosina Catherine [I0360]


    Family of Waskett, Arthur Joseph and Whitbread, Phyllis M [F0030]
Married Wife Whitbread, Phyllis M [I1779]
  1. Waskett, Pamela J [I1823]
  2. Waskett, George Arthur [I1822]


Arthur died whilst in active service during WW2, fatally wounded in Azad, Kashmir, Pakistan, whilst in the Merchant Navy. He was returned home and buried at the Manor Park Naval Burial Ground. He is said to have left a wife and 4 children, I can only find 2. He was known within the family as "Boy". Nothing more is known about his family. Manor park cemetery is in the grounds of the old Naval Hospital in Greenwich. His service records are unavailable.


Type Value Notes Sources
RFN 633485139


  1. Waskett, Arthur Joseph [I0287]
    1. Howe, Rosina Katherine [I0008]
      1. Waskett, Rosina Catherine [I0360]
      2. Waskett, Arthur Joseph
        1. Whitbread, Phyllis M [I1779]
          1. Waskett, George Arthur [I1822]
          2. Waskett, Pamela J [I1823]
      3. Waskett, Doris Evelyn [I0329]
      4. Waskett, Eileen Anne [I0296]