PREVIOUS SERVICE – 1-2 years Buffs East Kent Regiment England
31/10/1914- Completed Medical Examination Blackboy Hill Camp WA & Allocated to ” B ” Company 16th Battalion as Private
22/12/1914- Embarked Melbourne VIC aboard ” Ceramic ” bound for Egypt
3/02/1915- Disembarked Alexandria ex Australia to Overseas Training Base
12/04/1915- Embarked Alexandria with Mediterranean Expeditionary Forces bound for Gallipoli Peninsula
2/05/1915- Reported Missing in Action Gallipoli
6/04/1916- Court of Enquiry held Serapeum Egypt confirmed BUGDEN was Killled in Action at Gallipoli

 

SERVICE MEDALS AWARDED

1914/15 Star – No. 13601

British War Medal – No. 6994

Victory Medal – No. 6968

Memorial Plaque/Scroll – No. 309630.

 

MEMORIAL INSCRIPTIONS

Bridgetown War Memorial WA
Australian War Memorial Canberra ACT – Panel No. 78

Lone Pine Memorial Gallipoli – Panel No. 52.