The Vancouver Sun, Canada, September 18, 1929, Obituary -Arthur Edward Birch
- The Vancouver Sun, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, p. 28
Wednesday, September 18, 1929
Royal City Pioneer Dies in Hospital
New Westminster, Sept 18-
Funeral services for Arthur Edward Birch, 71, who died in Royal
Columbian hospital, were conducted at Paterson's funeral parlours
today. Interment took place in Fraser cemetery.
Deceased became ill on Sunday.
Born in Ireland, he resided in Canada 48 years and recently was
caretaker of the schooner Forest Friend moored in the river.
Beside his widow, residing at 1300 Sixth avenue, Vancouver, he is
survived by three sons and three brothers. One brother is Alfred
Birch, Burquitlam. [British Columbia, Canada]