Pte Abraham Percy Huggard KIA 1916

#OnThisDay 1916 Pte Abraham Percy Huggard was killed in action while fighting with the 3rd Btn Canadian Infantry (Central Ontario Regiment) at the Battle of Mont Sorrel. Huggard, born in Galway (but whose parents address at his time of death was in  Kerry), moved to Canada in 1912 and worked as a labourer. He lived with his aunt in Calgary. He died 13 months after enlisting.
He is listed on the Menin Gate in Ypres.

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