Other names: Arthur James
Locations in this story: Ludwell, Donhead St. Mary, WiltshireTisbury, WiltshireShaftesbury, DorsetSturminster, Dorset
Story: Arthur James Mullins was born in Ludwell, Donhead St. Mary, Wiltshire, on 24 May 1898 the son of Willie Robert Mullins and Emily Mullins (nee Biles). He lived his early life at the Lamb Inn, Ludwell, where his father was the Innkeeper. According to the 1918 Absent Voters List he served with the Duke of Edinburgh's (Wiltshire) Regiment though no obvious service or medals records have been found. His marriage to Olga Evelyn Mary Steele was recorded at the Tisbury, Wiltshire, Registry in 1924. By the time of the 1939 Register he was living at 67 Coppice Street, Shaftesbury, Dorset, working as a Lorry Driver. His death was recorded at the Sturminster, Dorset, Registry on 17 Feb 1973.