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   Captain Lewis Dudley Richard Huggard
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Dated added: 30/12/2015   Last updated: 29/05/2020
Personal Details
Regiment/Service: 13th Battalion, York & Lancaster Regiment (British Army)
Died: 26/06/1917 (Killed in Action)
Age: 23
Lewis Dudley Richard Huggard was born at Dungannon, County Tyrone about 1894. He was the son of the Rev. Richard Huggard and Frances Marion Huggard, of St. John's Vicarage, Barnsley, Yorkshire. The family then moved to Dublin and then back to St Johnís Vicarage, Barnsley. Lewis and his brother Hewitt both played for Barnsley Rugby Club. Captain Lewis Dudley Richard Huggard was serving with the 13th Battalion of the York and Lancaster Regiment when he died on 26th June 1917, age 23.
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Cemetery Details
Cemetery: Albuera Cemetery
  Bailleul-Sire-Berthoult, Pas de Calais, 4
Grave Ref: South C-11
CWGC Casualty 533057
The village of Bailleul-sire-Bethoult is 8 kilometres north-east of Arras and the Cemetery is west of the village
Local Memorial Details

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1 Dungannon War Memorial - WWI - Panel 3 Dungannon
References and Links
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1 Lieutenant Hewitt Huggard Older brother of Lewis Dudley Richard Huggard who also died in the war
2 National Archives UK Medal Card can be purchased here
3 RootsChat Forum Discussion on the Huggard family
4 War Graves Photographic Project Photo of Lewis Dudley Richard Huggard's headstone can be purchased here.
5 Yorkshire Indexers Photo of Lewis Dudley Richard Huggard
Dungannon District's War Dead Acknowledgements 2015-2021