Richard Gordon Pugsley (1898 - 1918)

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Birthplace: Newport, United Kingdom
Death: Died in Ypres, West Flanders, Flemish Region, Belgium
Cause of death: Killed in Action. The Second Battle for Kemmel ?
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Serjent Richard Gordon Pugsley 13th Battalion, Tank Corps. Killed in action on 25th April 1918 in Belgium, aged 20. Listed on Tyne Cot Memorial.

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Newport, United Kingdom
April, 1901
Age 3
Newport, United Kingdom

PUGSLEY, Richard Brock Head Married M 48 1853 Master Mariner Harbour Master Appledore Devonshire
PUGSLEY, Cecilia Wife Married F 42 1859 Newport Monmouthshire
PUGSLEY, Nancy Daughter Single F 4 1897 Newport Monmouthshire
PUGSLEY, Gordon Son M 2 1899 Newport Monmouthshire
WHITE, Eva Domestic Servant Single F 21 1880 Newport Monmouthshire
BRIDGWATER, Annie Domestic Servant Single F 17 1884 Pontrilas Herefordshire

RG number: RG13 Piece: 4957 Folio: 97 Page: 9

April, 1911
Age 13
Newport, United Kingdom

PUGSLEY, Richard Brook Head M 58 1853 Master Mariner Harbour Master Appledon Nth Devon
PUGSLEY, Cecilia Wife F 52 1859 Newport Monmouth
PUGSLEY, Nancy Daughter F 14 1897 School Newport Mon
PUGSLEY, Gordon Son M 12 1899 School Newport Mon
PUGSLEY, Eric Son M 8 1903 School Newport Mon
KEY, Mary Boyd Niece Single F 26 1885 Elementary School Teacher Plymouth Devon
CLARK, Lilian Domestic Servant Single F 22 1889 General Servant Domestic Wolverhampton Staffordshire

Married 15 years, 3 children (0 died)

Reference: RG14PN31970 RG78PN1840 RD587 SD2 ED11 SN305
Address: 18 Stow Park Avenue Newport

April 25, 1918
Age 20
Ypres, West Flanders, Flemish Region, Belgium

Name: PUGSLEY, Richard G
Unit: Tank Corps
Rank: Sergeant
Number: 205014
Year: 1918
Volume: M.5
Page: 500
Initials: R G
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Serjeant
Regiment/Service: Tank Corps
Unit Text: 13th Bn.
Age: 19
Date of Death: 25/04/1918
Service No: 205014
Additional information: Son of Richard Brook Pugsley and Cecilia Pugsley, of 18, Stow Park Avenue, Newport, Mon.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: Panel 159 to 160.