Ordinary Seaman Hugh Griffith Hughes

Mercantile Marine

Died: Monday 20 August 1917 (aged 17)

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Record:
HUGHES, HUGH GRIFFITH
Additional information:
Son of Seth and Eliza Hughes, of Bryn Glas, Nevin, Carnarvonshire.
Cemetery:
TOWER HILL MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name recorded:
Hughes, Hugh G
Memorial:
Bowydd Chapel (WMR 7011)
Location:
Blaenau Ffestiniog, Gwynedd
Name recorded:
Hughes, Hugh G
Memorial:
Hyfrydle-WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 60623)
Location:
Holyhead, Gwynedd
Name recorded:
Hughes, Hugh G
Memorial:
West Bromwich Grammar School (WMR 48074)
Location:
West Bromwich, West Midlands
Name recorded:
Hughes, Hugh G
Memorial:
Chapel En Le Frith (WMR 14267)
Location:
Chapel En Le Frith, Derbyshire
Name recorded:
Hughes, H G
Memorial:
St John The Baptist Church Panels (WMR 23252)
Location:
Egham, Surrey
Name recorded:
Hughes, H G
Memorial:
Grampound (WMR 9283)
Location:
Grampound, Cornwall
Name recorded:
Hughes, H G
Memorial:
Creed Parishioners - WW1 (WMR 9281)
Location:
Creed, Cornwall
Name recorded:
Hughes, H G
Memorial:
St John The Baptist Church Cross (WMR 23251)
Location:
Egham, Surrey
Name recorded:
Hughes, H G
Memorial:
Downend And Soundwell WW1 And Mangotsfield WW2 (WMR 46165)
Location:
Staple Hill, Avon

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Name:
Second Lieutenant H L Hughes
Context:
joined
Date:
16 Aug 1917
Diary:
2 DIVISION: 13 Battalion Essex Regiment (page 269)
Name:
Second Lieutenant H L Hughes
Context:
joined
Date:
16 Aug 1917
Diary:
2 DIVISION: 13 Battalion Essex Regiment (page 269)
Name:
Sergeant Hughes
Context:
departed_leave
Date:
17 Aug 1917
Diary:
1 CAVALRY DIVISION: 1 Cavalry Field Ambulance (page 260)
Name:
Sergeant Hughes
Context:
other
Date:
20 Aug 1917
Diary:
7 DIVISION: Divisional Signal Company (page 254)
Name:
Driver Hughes
Context:
departed_leave
Date:
23 Aug 1917
Diary:
3 CAVALRY DIVISION: Divisional Auxiliary Horse Transport Company (576 Company A.S.C.) (page 89)