Fireman and Trimmer David Hughes

Mercantile Marine

Died: Saturday 14 September 1918 (aged 54)

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Record:
HUGHES, DAVID
Additional information:
Son of John Hughes, of 19 Railway Terrace, Skewen, Glam., and the late Eliza Hughes (nee Roberts).
Cemetery:
TOWER HILL MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Country:
United Kingdom

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Oral history

British seaman trained with Merchant Navy aboard training ship, Vindicatrix in GB, 1943; served aboard Adolfa S. Ocks during Arctic convoy, 1944; served aboard Fort Spokane in Mediterranean and Atlantic, 1944-1945
REEL 1 Background in Bentley and Kidsgrove, 1928-1943: family circumstances; education; move to Kidsgrove, 1938; presence of Dutch troops in Kidgrove area; role as messenger boy ca 1942; reasons for joining Merchant Navy, 1943. Period of Merchant Navy training on training ship Vindicatrix at …

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Name recorded:
Hughes, David
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Bethania Baptist Chapel - WW1 (WMR 36529)
Location:
Acrefair, Clwyd
Name recorded:
Hughes, David
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Llangedwyn Parish Church WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 17789)
Location:
Llangedwyn, Clwyd
Name recorded:
Hughes, David
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Froncysyllte - WW1 And WW2 - Cross (WMR 49868)
Location:
Froncysyllte, Clwyd
Name recorded:
Hughes, David
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Capel Mawr WW1 (WMR 60469)
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Rhosllanerchrugog, Clwyd
Name recorded:
Hughes, David
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Pilkington Brothers Roll Of Honour (WMR 21343)
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St Helens, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Hughes, David
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St Agnes Church WW1 (WMR 51030)
Location:
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Name recorded:
Hughes, David
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St Peters WW1 Memorial Screen (WMR 15246)
Location:
Parr, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Hughes, David
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Llandderfel Tablet WW1 (WMR 37133)
Location:
Llandderfel, Gwynedd
Name recorded:
Hughes, David
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Castleton Moor Methodist Church - WW1 (WMR 13182)
Location:
Castleton, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Hughes, David
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Coundon Workingmens Club (WMR 71488)
Location:
Coundon, Durham
Name recorded:
Hughes, David
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Llandegla - WW1 And WW2 Hall (WMR 38166)
Location:
Llandegla, Clwyd
Name recorded:
Hughes, David
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Vroncysyllte Memorial Cross (WMR 38240)
Location:
Vroncysyllte, Clwyd
Name recorded:
Hughes, David
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Llansilin Memorial Hall (WMR 7142)
Location:
Llansilin, Powys
Name recorded:
Hughes, David
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Todmorden (WMR 2224)
Location:
Todmorden, West Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Hughes, David
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Llandecwyn (WMR 37136)
Location:
Llandecwyn, Gwynedd
Name recorded:
Hughes, David
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Men Of Christ Church Claughton (WMR 2285)
Location:
Claughton, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Hughes, David
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Llantwit Major (WMR 6700)
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Llantwit Major, South Glamorgan
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Hughes, David
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Queens Own Rifles of Canada (WMR 48034)
Location:
Chelsea, Greater London
Name recorded:
Hughes, David
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Men of Hawarden WW1 (WMR 7117)
Location:
Hawarden, Clwyd
Name recorded:
Hughes, David
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Ystalyfera (old) (WMR 2046)
Location:
Ystalyfera, West Glamorgan
Name recorded:
Hughes, David
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Queens Own Rifles Of Canada (WMR 40952)
Location:
Canterbury, Kent
Name recorded:
Hughes, David
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Kelty (WMR 5719)
Location:
Kelty, Fife
Name recorded:
Hughes, David
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Llandyrnog Parish (WMR 38195)
Location:
Llandyrnog, Clwyd
Name recorded:
Hughes, David
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Airdrie (WMR 57774)
Location:
Airdrie, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Hughes, David
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St Georges Parish (WMR 13527)
Location:
Newcastle Under Lyme, Staffordshire
Name recorded:
Hughes, David
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Madoc Vale Heroes (WMR 24485)
Location:
Porthmadog, Gwynedd
Name recorded:
Hughes, David
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Madoc Vale Heroes (WMR 24485)
Location:
Porthmadog, Gwynedd
Name recorded:
Hughes, David
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Park Street Chapel History (WMR 36764)
Location:
Llanelli, Dyfed
Name recorded:
Hughes, David
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Park Street Chapel History (WMR 36764)
Location:
Llanelli, Dyfed
Name recorded:
Hughes, David
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Pontrhydfendigaid (WMR 36714)
Location:
Pontrhydfendigaid, Dyfed
Name recorded:
Hughes, David
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Bwlch Y Cibau (WMR 17353)
Location:
Bwlch Y Cibau, Powys
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Hughes, David
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Name recorded:
Hughes, David
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Wrexham And East Denbighshire Book Of Remembrance (WMR 17903)
Location:
Wrexham, Clwyd
Name recorded:
Hughes, David
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Wrexham And East Denbighshire Book Of Remembrance (WMR 17903)
Location:
Wrexham, Clwyd
Name recorded:
Hughes, David
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St Martin's Parishioners WW1 (WMR 6747)
Location:
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
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Hughes, David
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Trelawnyd (WMR 7156)
Location:
Trelawnyd, Clwyd
Name recorded:
Hughes, David
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Cilfynydd (WMR 6756)
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Cilfynydd, Mid Glamorgan
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Hughes, David
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Hughes, David
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Kent Road Public School (WMR 76775)
Location:
Glasgow, Strathclyde
Name recorded:
Hughes, David
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Ebeneser Chapel (WMR 37081)
Location:
Porthmadog, Gwynedd
Name recorded:
Hughes, David
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Rhodes All Saints Church Roll of Honour (WMR 13123)
Location:
Rhodes, Middleton, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Hughes, David
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Llanbradach (WMR 6763)
Location:
Llanbradach, Mid Glamorgan
Name recorded:
Hughes, D
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Tongwynlais (WMR 13443)
Location:
Tongwynlais, South Glamorgan
Name recorded:
Hughes, D
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Cornholme Ward (WMR 596)
Location:
Cornholme, West Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Hughes, D
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Colwyn Bay (WMR 2230)
Location:
Colwyn Bay, Clwyd
Name recorded:
Hughes, D
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Meliden Parish WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 31066)
Location:
Meliden, Clwyd
Name recorded:
Hughes, D
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Margam Parishioners (WMR 51191)
Location:
Margam, West Glamorgan
Name recorded:
Hughes, D
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Margam Parishioners (WMR 51191)
Location:
Margam, West Glamorgan
Name recorded:
Hughes, D
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Grimethorpe (WMR 28076)
Location:
Grimethorpe, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Hughes, D
Memorial:
North Staffordshire Railway Company Arch (WMR 13561)
Location:
Stoke On Trent, Staffordshire

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Name:
Company Sergeant Major Hughes
Context:
Date:
13 Sep 1918
Diary:
3 CAVALRY DIVISION: Divisional Auxiliary Horse Transport Company (576 Company A.S.C.) (page 122)
Name:
Company Sergeant Major Hughes
Context:
returned_hospital
Date:
15 Sep 1918
Diary:
3 CAVALRY DIVISION: Divisional Auxiliary Horse Transport Company (576 Company A.S.C.) (page 122)
Name:
Private Hughes
Context:
Wounded
Date:
18 Sep 1918
Diary:
1 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Machine Gun Corps (page 142)
Name:
Captain Hughes
Context:
other
Date:
18 Sep 1918
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 1/1 West Lancashire, Field Company Royal Engineers (page 104)
Name:
Captain C W Hughes
Context:
commander
Date:
17 Sep 1918
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 14 Battalion Royal Warwickshire Regiment (page 153)