Private David Hughes

South Wales Borderers

Died: Thursday 6 April 1916 (aged 30)

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Record:
HUGHES, DAVID
Additional information:
Son of John and Margaret Hughes, of Kidwelly Carmarthenshire; husband of Mary Emily Rise (formerly Hughes), of 20, Bryndulais Row, Seven Sisters. Neath. Glam.
Cemetery:
MESNIL RIDGE CEMETERY, MESNIL-MARTINSART
Cemetery/memorial reference:
F. 6.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name:
Captain T Hughes
Context:
Killed in action
Date:
1 Apr 1916
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 10 Battalion Royal Welsh Fusiliers (page 35)
Name:
Captain T Hughes
Context:
Killed in action
Date:
1 Apr 1916
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 10 Battalion Royal Welsh Fusiliers (page 35)
Name:
Second Lieutenant O S Hughes
Context:
departed_sick
Date:
6 Apr 1916
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 10 Battalion Royal Welsh Fusiliers (page 35)