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Forename(s): John Paget
Place of Birth: Oakworth, Yorkshire
Service No: ---
Rank: 2nd Lieutenant
Regiment / Corps / Service: Duke of Wellington’s (West Riding Regiment)
Battalion / Unit: 8th (Service) Battalion
Division: 11th (Northern) Division
Date of Death: 1917-08-08
CWGC Grave / Memorial Reference: Panel 20.
CWGC Cemetery: ---
CWGC Memorial: YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL
Non-CWGC Burial: ---
Local War Memorial: SKIPTON, YORKSHIRE
John Paget Sugden was the son of Jonas and Ann Sugden, née Whitaker. Jonas was born at Keighley and Ann at Oakworth, Yorkshire.
1901 Oakworth, Yorkshire Census: 9, Cackleshaw - John P. Sugden, aged 7 years, born Oakworth, son of Jonas and Ann Sugden.
1911 Oakworth, Yorkshire Census: 17, John Street - John Padget [sic] Sugden, aged 17 years, born Oakworth, son of Jonas and Ann Sugden.
Supplement to the London Gazette, 12th June, 1916: West Riding Regiment - Lance-Corpl. John Paget Sugden, from Inns of Court O.T.C., to be 2nd Lt. (on prob.). 7th June 1916.
British Army WW1 Medal Rolls Index Cards: [Not identified.]
British Army WW1 Medal and Award Rolls: [Not identified.]
Army Registers of Soldiers' Effects: 2 Lt J. P. Sugden, West Riding. Date and Place of Death: 8.8.17 missing. To whom issued: Father: Jonas Sugden. Amount: £75 5s.
John is commemorated on the Oakworth War Memorial and in the 'Service Roll of Martins Bank'.
Photograph courtesy of ‘The Men of Worth Project’ website: https://www.menofworth.org.uk
Data Source: Local War Memorial
Entry in West Yorkshire Pioneer Illustrated War Record: ---
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2nd Lieutenant John Paget SUGDEN
Regiment / Corps / Service Badge: Duke of Wellington’s (West Riding Regiment)
Divisional Sign / Service Insignia: 11th (Northern) Division
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