Henry Arthur Slatter

Henry Arthur Slatter

Birth
England
Death 15 Jul 1942 (aged 76)
Vancouver, Greater Vancouver Regional District, British Columbia, Canada
Burial Vancouver, Greater Vancouver Regional District, British Columbia, Canada
Plot JONES/*/43/006/0014
Memorial ID 26299844 · View Source
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Born in Whitechapel, London, he and his two brothers (John Daniel Slatter and Albert William Slatter) were placed as preteens on the Training Ship Goliath, and then the Training Ship Exmouth, both anchored in the Thames. They began their musical and military training there. After serving in the 1st Royal Fusiliers, Henry enlisted in the Grenadier Guards at age 20, still a musician. He married Alice Good in 1884 and they had 4 children: Arthur Albert Slatter, John Henry Slatter, Dorothy Florence Slatter, and William Matthew Slatter. Moving to Canada, Henry Arthur Slatter was bandmaster of the 72nd Seaforth Highlanders from 1911-14 and 1919-1925.


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  • Maintained by: M Wood
  • Originally Created by: Headstone Genealogist
  • Added: 23 Apr 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 26299844
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Henry Arthur Slatter (6 Jan 1866–15 Jul 1942), Find A Grave Memorial no. 26299844, citing Mountain View Cemetery, Vancouver, Greater Vancouver Regional District, British Columbia, Canada ; Maintained by M Wood (contributor 47749921) .