Ernest Sayce Pugh

Royal Army Service Corps

Personal Details

Born: In 1888 in Shrewsbury, Shropshire.

Family: He was the fourth of ten children born to Jabez Pugh, a joiner and his wife Ann. He married Frances Allen on 1 October 1916 in Whitchurch Register Office, Whitchurch, Shropshire. No children can be found for the couple.

Residence: In 1891 and until at least 1901 he and his family were living at 11 Bynner Street, Shrewsbury, Shropshire. By 1911 he was a boarder at 26 Park Road, Whitchurch. On his Attestation in 1916 he and his wife were living at 19 St. Mary`s Street, Whitchurch. At the time of his death in 1919 his home was 13 St. John`s Street, Whitchurch.

Employment: He was a hairdresser.

Died: 11 February 1919 in Whitchurch and buried at Whitchurch Cemetery on 14 February 1919, aged 30.

Military Details

Regiment: Royal Army Service Corps 

Rank: Private

Service Number: T/360159

Date of Enlistment: 9 December 1915

Date of Discharge: 24 January 1918

Reason for Discharge: No longer physically fit for war service

Medals and Awards

None awarded


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