Stoker 1st Class Leonard Hughes

Royal Navy, HMS Invincible

Died: Wednesday 31 May 1916 (aged 26)

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Record:
HUGHES, LEONARD
Additional information:
Son of William and Francis Harriett Hughes, of 42/44, Infirmary Rd., Sheffield.
Cemetery:
PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
18.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name recorded:
Hughes, Leonard
Memorial:
Newton Green (WMR 4469)
Location:
Newton Green, Suffolk
Name recorded:
Hughes, Leonard
Memorial:
Shotwick Parish - WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 42830)
Location:
Saughall, Cheshire
Name recorded:
Hughes, Leonard
Memorial:
Newton Green - WW1 Roll of Honour (WMR 4470)
Location:
Newton Green, Suffolk
Name recorded:
Hughes, Leonard
Memorial:
Wrexham And East Denbighshire Book Of Remembrance (WMR 17903)
Location:
Wrexham, Clwyd
Name recorded:
Hughes, L
Memorial:
St Marys WW2 Memorial Window (WMR 45133)
Location:
Cadishead, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Hughes, L
Memorial:
Weaste Congregational Church - WW1 (WMR 45466)
Location:
Eccles, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Hughes, L
Memorial:
Greet Primary School - WW1 Plaque (lost) (WMR 17328)
Location:
,
Name recorded:
Hughes, L
Memorial:
St John The Baptist Church Panels (WMR 23252)
Location:
Egham, Surrey
Name recorded:
Hughes, L
Memorial:
Gordon Road School - WW1 Triptych (WMR 3864)
Location:
Windsor, Berkshire
Name recorded:
Hughes, L
Memorial:
Meliden Parish WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 31066)
Location:
Meliden, Clwyd
Name recorded:
Hughes, L
Memorial:
St Peters Parishioners - WW1 (WMR 36575)
Location:
Carmarthen, Dyfed
Name recorded:
Hughes, L
Memorial:
Bishop Gore School WW1 (WMR 37007)
Location:
Sketty, West Glamorgan
Name recorded:
Hughes, L
Memorial:
Latymer Upper School - Tablet WW1 (WMR 18011)
Location:
Hammersmith, Greater London
Name recorded:
Hughes, L
Memorial:
St John The Baptist Church Cross (WMR 23251)
Location:
Egham, Surrey
Name recorded:
Hughes, L
Memorial:
Marconi - WW1 (WMR 5680)
Location:
Chelmsford, Essex
Name recorded:
Hughes, L
Memorial:
RNR and RNVR Auxiliary Patrol and Minesweepers - Harwich (WMR 22803)
Location:
Upper Dovercourt, Essex

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Name:
Private Hughes
Context:
award
Date:
4 Jun 1916
Diary:
1 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Royal Sussex Regiment (page 260)
Name:
Lance Corporal R Hughes
Context:
Died
Date:
31 May 1916
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 7 Battalion Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders (page 82)
Name:
Private G Hughes
Context:
discipline
Date:
31 May 1916
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Royal Welsh Fusiliers (page 265)
Name:
Private G Hughes
Context:
discipline
Date:
31 May 1916
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Royal Welsh Fusiliers (page 265)