Born: 1899, Ipswich.
Died on or since: 3rd July 1918; age 19; KiA.
Enlistment Location: Ipswich.
Rank: Private; Service Number: 57563
Regiment: Lancashire Fusiliers, 16th Battalion.
Medals Awarded: Victory & British War.
Pas de Calais,
Relatives Notified & Address: Son of Daniel & Maud Anna Bugg, of 35, Bulstrode Road, Ipswich.
1901 56, New Cut, West, Ipswich.
Alfred was a year old and living with his parents & sister.
Daniel Bugg, 28, a Maltster’s Labourer, born Creeting St. Mary, Ipswich.
Anna Maude Bugg (nee Hood), 26, born Old Newton, Suffolk.
Daisy Sarah Bugg, 5, born Little Stonham, Suffolk.
1911 35, Bulstrode Road, Ipswich.
Alfred was 11 years old and living with his parents & sister.
Daniel, 38, a Maltster’s Labourer.
Daisy, 15, a Machinist – Dressmaking.
15th (Service) Battalion (1st Salford) and 16th (Service) Battalion (2nd Salford)
11.09.1914 The 15th formed and on the 05.11.1914 the 16th formed at Salford by Mr. Montague Barlow M.P. and the Salford Brigade Committee.
28.12.1914 The 15th moved to Conway, North Wales and the 16th joined them on 11.02.1915.
21.06.1915 Both moved to Catterick Bridge and joined the 96th Brigade of the 32nd Division.
13.08.1915 Taken over by the War Office and moved to Codford, Salisbury Plain.
22.11.1915 Mobilised for war and landed at Boulogne and the Division engaged in various action on the Western Front including;
The Battle of Albert, The Battle of Bazentin, The Battle of the Ancre.
Operations on the Ancre
The First Battle of Arras, The Battle of Amiens, The Battle of Albert, The Battle of Bapaume, The Battle of the St Quentin Canal, The Battle of Beaurevoir, The Battle of the Sambre.