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Memorials & Monuments
on the Isle of Wight
- Biography -
- Arthur Kenneth Puzey -

Unknown person Name : Arthur Kenneth Puzey

Son of Maj. Arthur Robert Puzey (Royal Engineers) and Mrs. Fanny Puzey; husband of Olive H. Theobald (formerly Puzey), of Kent House, Curzon Rd., Weybridge, Surrey.

Born 1880, Bermuda

Married : 16 Aug 1910, Olive Hunter Pearce, younger daughter of the late W Pearce, of "Standen Elms" Isle of Wight, at St George's Church, Arreton.

Children : Eric (1911), Olga Desiree (1915, born posthumously).

Mrs Puzey remarried 1922 Major A.C.L. Theobald, D.S.O., R.F.A.
  Census information :

1881 : not found

1891 : Kenneth Puzey is with his mother Fanny Puzey, a widow, at Silverdale, Alverstoke, Hampshire.

1901 : Arthur K Puzey is resident at Clevedon Lodge, Kilmorey Road, Isleworth, Middlesex, with his uncle, William H C St Clair. Arthur K Puzey is a 2nd Lt, Royal Fusiliers.

1911 : not found

  Service Details :

Captain Arthur Kenneth Puzey, 4th Bn Royal Fusiliers

From Feb 1910 to Feb 1913 he was Adjutant of the 8th (Territorial Bn), Hampshire Regt (Isle of Wight Rifles).
  Casualty Details :

Died 11 November 1914, aged 34

Commemorated at Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial

CWGC Record
  Commemorated on these Memorials :

Arreton Roll of Honour
  Documents and Newspaper cuttings :

Isle of Wight County Press 21 November 1914

The Times 17 November 1914

The Times 17 November 1914

From the Bond of Sacrifice (click for larger image)

Medal Index Card (click for larger image)
  Page status :
Page last updated : 1 October 2010


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