Second Lieutenant Richard Francis Robert Nugent


World War 1



Aged 30
Commemorated at Ploegsteert Memorial, Belgium. Panel 1

Son of the late Hon. Richard Nugent, of Stacumny, Celbridge, Co. Kildare; grandson of the 9th Earl of Westmeath.


Country Location Name of Memorial Campaign Names Date(s)
England Junction of B376 and B470 on Green opposite Post Office Horton Road Datchet Windsor And Maidenhead Berkshire SL3 9EH Datchet Cenotaph World War 1
Richard Nugent 18-12-1914 View

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