Arthur was born on August 31 1921 in Winnipeg as the son of Arthur C. and Beatrice Helen Low (both Scottish), of Calgary. His brothers were William (also in the army) and Allan Roderick Low and his sister was Helen Margarite Low.
He was a farmer and member of the Presbyterian Church.
He enlisted on August 22 1940 in Cranbrook British Columbia and he went on March 29 1942 overseas to the UK and he went thereafter on June 6 1944 to France for the D-Day landing and he was wounded there in action and taken to a hospital in England. He went again to France on September 10.
Arthur was killed in action on Tuesday February 9 1945 age 23 in the B Coy at the Waal flats during the battle of the Rhineland. And he was temporarily buried at the cemetery Jonkerbosch in Nijmegen and he was then on August 8 1945 reburied in Groesbeek.
At his headstone: FAIL HIM NOT. HE DIED THAT OTHERS MIGHT LIVE. GREATER LOVE HATH NO MAN
His medals were: 1939-45 Star; France Germany Star; Defence Medal; War Medal; CVSM & Clasp.