The Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment

Sergeant F R Muggleton


Sergeant Frank Ronald MUGGLETON, G/6556, 8th Battalion,  Queens Own Royal West Kent Regiment,  killed in action, Flanders France, 21st March 1918, age 29 .

Born Chatham, Kent, son of James and Anne Papworth Muggleton, of Pitsea, Essex.

1911 Census - 9 Francis Road, Leyton, Essex - Albert Bowsher, head, age 37, married, engineers fitter, gun factory, worker, born Bethnal Green, London; Maria Bowsher, wife, age 40, married 14 years, 2 children, both still alive, born Limehouse, London; Edward Bowsher, son, age 10, school, born Bow, London; Henry Bowsher, son, age 7, school, born Leyton, Essex; Frank Muggleton, boarder, age 21, single, compositor, printing, worker, born Chatham, Kent.

1911 Census - Malvern, Pitsea, Essex - James Muggleton, head, age 51, married, pianoforte tuner, worker, born Sittingbourne, Kent; Ann Papworth Muggleton, wife, age 47, married 24 years, 2 children, both still alive, born Canterbury, Kent; Laurence William Muggleton, son, age 23, single, clerk, builders merchant, worker, born Canterbury, Kent; William John Bass, uncle, age 68, single, retired butler, born Margate, Kent.

Enlisted Southend, Essex.  Resided Pitsea, Essex. 

1st October 1915, posted BEF.

Commemorated at Pozieres Memorial, Panel 58 and 59, France.

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