|Date of birth||22 April 1900|
|Date of death||12 October 1917|
|Mothers date of birth||abt 1871|
|Mothers date of death||21 June 1938|
|Fathers date of birth||abt 1876|
|Fathers name||Herbert Lyttleton Ruscoe|
|Parents date of marriage||1896|
|Parents place of marriage||New Zealand|
|Fathers date of death||2 July 1934|
|Siblings||Mabel (b 1897), Hetty Ellen (b 1898), Elizabeth Margaret (b 1902), Isabel Helen (b 1904), Herbert Henry (b 1907), Hazel Joyce (b 1910)|
|Cause of death||Killed in action|
|Places of relevance||Foxton|
|Last known residence||6a Alma Lane|
|Awards||British War Medal, Victory Medal|
|Place of birth||New Zealand|
|Place of death||In the Field, Belgium|
|Date of arrival overseas||22 August 1916|
|Theatres of war||Western Europe 1916, 1917|
|Place of embarkation||Wellington on Maunganui|
|War memorial||Foxton, Foxton School|
|Christian names||Hugh Grenville|
|Place of arrival overseas||Devonport, England|
|Overseas memorial||Tyne Cot Memorial|
|School||Palmerston Nth High School 1914|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Date enlisted||07 March 1916|
|Regiment or service||2nd Bn 3rd NZ Rifle Brigade|
|Embarkation date||26 June 1916|
Next of Kin: Mrs HL Ruscoe (mother), 75 Wharf St, Foxton later 37 Adelaide Rd, Wellington
In 1919 parents were living in Wellington East.
Employer & Address: Thomson Lewis & Co, Wellington.
Age given on Enlistment: 19 years 10 months.
Hair: Brown. Eyes: Grey.
Height: 5'9 3/4”. Chest: 32-36.
Weight: 10st 1lb.
Parents buried at Karori Cemetery, Wellington.
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