Fargus, Frederick B.A

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Fargus, Frederick Brian Arthur

Son of Henry Robert Fargus (1850-1927) and Helen Mary Fargus née Skinner (1855-1940)

of 34 Waldegrave Park, Twickenham, Middlesex

and Milton House, Strawberry Hill, Middlesex

Born 8th June 1887 at Twickenham, Middlesex

Educated at Rugby School Solicitor and partner in the firm of Messrs. Clayton, Sons and Fargus of Lancaster Place, London

For several years he was connected with Twickenham Rugby Football Club and played for the team during their record seasons 1906 to 1909.

He was also a prominent member of the Waldegrave Park Cricket Club and played for Twickenham

and a member of Fulwell Golf Club at Teddington

He was also very active in the Masonic Order, being the Worshipful Master of the "Felix" Lodge.

He was serving as Lieutenant commanding the machine gun section of 9th Battn. London Regiment (Queen Victoria's Rifles)

when he was killed by an enemy sniper 1st January 1915, aged 27 years.

Listed on the Menin Gate Memorial, West Flanders, Belgium

Find a Grave Memorial 11992381

Listed on Fulwell Golf Club War Memorial

Listed on the Holy Trinity Church, Twickenham Green War Memorial

Listed in The (1921) Masonic Roll of Honour 1914-1918 (Page 122)

Commemorated on The (1940) Scroll - WW1 Roll of Honour (25A GQS)

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