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Albert Guy Douglas Guy Percy Guy Name : Guy brothers of Arreton

Sons of : William Guy and Alice Guy (née Wood or Woods), of Budbridge, nr Godshill, Isle of Wight.

Albert William Seymour Guy : Born : 1891, Arreton, Isle of Wight.

Married : 1925, Lottie Brown, at Victoria Methodist Church, Pyle Street, Newport.
Died : 1960.

Douglas Cyril Guy : Born : 1894, Arreton, Isle of Wight.

Died : 1927.

Percival Harold (Percy) Guy : Born : 1898, Arreton, Isle of Wight.

Married 1925 : Frances Julia Trower, at the Register Office, Newport.
Died : : 1972.
  Census information :

1901 : William and Alice Guy, with their children, including Albert and Percy, are at 2 Budbridge Cottage, South Arreton. William Guy is a Cowman on Farm.
Douglas Guy, aged 7, is with his grandparents, Charles and Emily Woods, at Pleasant View, South Arreton.

1911 : William and Alice Guy, with their children, including Albert, Douglas and Percy, are at Sunny Side, Budbridge, Godshill. William Guy is a Cowman on Farm; Albert Guy is a Horseman on Farm; Douglas Guy is a Farm Labourer; Percy is at school.

  Service Details :

Albert William Seymour Guy : Gunner 38672, Royal Garrison Artillery.

Douglas Cyril Guy : Private (A/Cpl) 3/4051, 1st Bn., Hampshire Regiment.

Percival Harold (Percy) Guy : Rifleman 1228 later 330134, 1/8th Bn., Hampshire Regiment (Isle of Wight Rifles).

  Commemorated on these Memorials :

All three brothers are listed on the Rolls of Honour at

Arreton Community Hall

Arreton Methodist Church
  Photo Gallery :

back row : Percy Guy, A Brown
front row : A Cook, Douglas Guy, Albert Guy
Photo dated Feb 1st 1919
Douglas and Albert Guy are wearing the ribbon of the 1914/5 Star.

Click on thumbnail for larger image
  Acknowledgments :

Thanks to Kåre Eriksson in Sweden for donating the photographs in 2014 to the Isle of Wight Family History Society.
  Links :

For details of A. Brown see Arthur John Brown biography.
  Page status :
Page last updated : 11 February 2015 (added link to A J Brown)


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