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Arthur Stanley (Stan) Upward (1885–1918)

Arthur Stanley Upward, n.d. photographer unknown

Arthur Stanley Upward, n.d. photographer unknown

from Bank of NSW Roll of Honour

ARTHUR STANLEY UPWARD was born on 28th October, 1885, at Malvern, Victoria, the son of Mr. Frederick and Mrs. Rebecca Upward. He was educated at the Church of England Grammar School, Melbourne, and became a member of the Bank’s staff at Melbourne on 1st March, 1902. While there he was promoted to ledger-keeper on 1st January, 1907, and in 1913 transferred to Orders and Bs/C.

Arthur Stanley Upward enlisted as a private in the A.I.F. on 17th February, 1915. He served in Egypt and France as a member of the Army Service Corps, 4th Divisional Train, and won promotion to sergeant. On 1st May, 1918, he was killed by the bursting of a shell some distance behind the lines in France.

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'Upward, Arthur Stanley (Stan) (1885–1918)', People Australia, National Centre of Biography, Australian National University, https://peopleaustralia.anu.edu.au/biography/upward-arthur-stanley-stan-19816/text31073, accessed 25 May 2024.

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Arthur Stanley Upward, n.d. photographer unknown

Arthur Stanley Upward, n.d. photographer unknown

from Bank of NSW Roll of Honour

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28 October, 1885
Malvern, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

Death

1 May, 1918 (aged 32)
Amien, France

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