Born in 1912 at Glen Myer, ON. the son of David and Jessie (nee Wamsley) Alward; the brother of Henry, Frank and Nellie. The husband of Elisabeth (nee Anosky) the step-father of Gail (Bokor), Nancey (Drennan), Bobbie (Dawson) and Sharron (Schambil).
Arthur served in the RCNVR during the war.
Arthur worked at the Ontario Steel Plant in Chatham, ON. Arthur passed away 20/06/1978 at the Public General Hospital, Chatham in his 66 year, he was living at Port Burwell at the time of his death, internment at Evergreen Cemetery, Blenheim. BNT28/06/78.