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Hugh Arthur

In memory of:

Captain Hugh Arthur

May 29, 1918

Military Service


Age:

40

Force:

Army

Unit:

Labour Corps

Division:

attd. 48th Coy

Citation(s):

Military cross

Additional Information


Husband of Josephine Arthur, of Shoeburyness, Essex, England

Commemorated on Page 583 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

LAPUGNOY MILITARY CEMETERY
Pas de Calais, France

Grave Reference:

IX. E. 11.

Location:

Lapugnoy is a village and commune in Pas-de-Calais, 6 kilometres west of Bethune. From the centre of Lapugnoy, head south-west on the D70 in the direction of Marles-les-Mines. On the outskirts of the centre there is a crucifix at the side of the main road, turn right here towards Allouagne. After approximately 500 metres there is a track on the left hand side (the Cemetery is signposted here) and the LAPUGNOY MILITARY CEMETERY can be found on the left hand side, approximately 500 metres, along this track.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Newspaper clipping– From the Daily Colonist of June 29, 1918. Image taken from web address of https://archive.org/details/dailycolonist60y175uvic/mode/1up?view=theater. Note that Captain Arthur's regimental number while serving with the C.E.F. was 16744.

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