Clipped From The Oregon Daily Journal
Arthur West Arthur West, 45, of 1204 Woodward avenue, who was fatally injured Tuesday Tuesday at the Willamette Iron & Steel company, company, fell about 50 feet in two falls. Instead Instead of 20 feet as was first reported. Kyewitnesses say he fell from the boat about 20 feet to the dock from where he rolled off and fell 30 feet more on top of ! a log that was lying in the river. Workmen had to secure a rowboat to rescue him from the log. Mr. West died about two hours later at St. Vincents Vincents hospital from a fractured skull. He is survived by his widow and three small sons. The coroner is investigating the accident. Funeral services will be held at 11 o'clock Thursday morning at the Miller & Tracy chapel. Mr. West was born at Beverley, East Yorkshire, England. He had been in the United States 28 years and in Portland Portland for 10 years. He was formerly employed employed by the Coast Shipbuilding company. company.