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Harold George Huggett

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Harold George Huggett

Person  Male  Born 30/9/1899  Died 20/3/1941

Categories: Armed Forces, Tragedy

Fireman. Killed in by enemy action. Andrew Behan has kindly researched this man:

Fireman Harold George Maxwell Huggett was born on 30 September 1899 in West Ham, the elder son of George Edward Alfred Huggett and Eleanor Jessie Huggett née Young. His father was a House Furnisher. The 1911 census shows the family living at 110 Plaistow Road, West Ham. The 1939 England and Wales register shows them still at 110-112 Plaistow Road, West Ham and his occupation is listed as Asst Shop Furniture Trade. It also records him as 'AFS West Ham No.351'.

He was killed as a result of enemy action, aged 41 years, on 20 March 1941 at Plaistow Road, West Ham, and was buried along with another Auxiliary Fire Service member, Arthur James Goreham, in a grave at the City of London Cemetery and Crematorium, Aldersbrook Road, Newham. Administration of his estate was granted to his father and his effects totalled £2,243-12s-10d.

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