Arthur Grattan Guinness

Arthur Grattan Guinness, 2nd Lieutenant, second son of Edwin and Florence Guinness, Timaru, grandson of Frank and Catherine Guinness. Served with NZ Rifle Brigade. Killed in action at the Battle of Passchendaele, Belgium, 12 October 1917. No known grave. Is commemorated on the Memorial Wall at Tyne Cot Cemetery, Belgium.

At a farewell to him in January 1915 he said he was proud to go to do something for his country. He said he did not know that he could do much, but he intended to try. (Timaru Herald, 12 January 1915).

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