Bridges, Hugh Philip

Birth Name Bridges, Hugh Philip
Gender male
Age at Death 32 years, 7 months


husband of Jean Craig, from Malpeque

He was the victim of a flash fire in the De Salaberry Munitions Plant at Nitro, Quebec. By his self-sacrifice and devotion to duty in acting quickly to avert an explosion that might have killed many workers her lost his own live. Survived by widowed mother, wife, and four small children. Member of a family of 13 brothers and sisters.



Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth June 1911 Prince Edward Island, Canada    
Death 1944 Quebec, Canada died in a fire  


Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Bridges, BenjaminJuly 28, 1875October 18, 1942
Mother Phillips, Charlotte Bell18821960
    Brother     Bridges, Harold Summers May 1900 March 4, 1974
    Sister     Bridges, Gertrude Elizabeth May 5, 1901
    Brother     Bridges, George Minard June 1903 October 21, 1987
    Brother     Bridges, Walter Edward October 1909 February 12, 1971
         Bridges, Hugh Philip June 1911 1944
    Sister     Bridges, Edith
    Brother     Bridges, Henry
    Brother     Bridges, Benjamin Samuel February 16, 1912 1973


Family of Bridges, Hugh Philip and Craig, Jean

Civil Union Partner Craig, Jean ( * + ... )