Private Squire James Baugh
Sherwood Foresters Badge

Army Number : 16363

Battalion : 11th Battalion Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derbys) Regiment.

Born at Hednesford, Staffordshire. Son of William and Jane Ellen Baugh; Husband of Mary Ellen Baugh, of 6, Bishop Street, Sutton-in-Ashfield, Nottinghamshire. He was a miner at the New Hucknall Colliery, Nottinghamshire. He enlisted at Mansfield, Nottinghamshire, went to France 27th August 1915 and was killed in action 1st July 1916 on the first day of the Battle of the Somme, France.

His brother Private Albert Edward Baugh, 11th Battalion Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derbys) Regiment also fell in the Great War on the same day.

Buried/Commemorated : Thiepval Memorial, France. Pier and Face 10 C 10 D and 11 A.

Thiepval Memorial, France.
Photograph of name not yet obtained. Grave picture not yet obtained.
Private Baugh is also commemorated on the following memorials:-
Sutton War Memorial (St. Michael and All Angels Cross), Sutton-in-Ashfield, Nottinghamshire.
Sutton-in-Ashfield Cemetery War Memorial, Sutton-in-Ashfield, Nottinghamshire.
St. Mary Magadalen Church War Memorial, Sutton-in-Ashfield, Nottinghamshire.