Private William Percy Hughes

The King's (Liverpool Regiment)

Died: Sunday 30 July 1916 (aged 27)

Connected records

Record:
HUGHES, WILLIAM PERCY
Additional information:
Son of Hugh and Annie Hughes, of Maes Ewryn, Whitehall Rd., Colwyn Bay, Denbighshire.
Cemetery:
THIEPVAL MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Pier and Face 1 D 8 B and 8 C.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name:
W Hughes
Context:
promotion
Date:
31 Jul 1916
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Royal Welsh Fusiliers (page 344)
Name:
W Hughes
Context:
promotion
Date:
31 Jul 1916
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Royal Welsh Fusiliers (page 344)
Name:
Private J W Hughes
Context:
Wounded
Date:
31 Jul 1916
Diary:
2 DIVISION: 5 Infantry Brigade: 24 Battalion Royal Fusiliers. (page 66)
Name:
Private J Hughes
Context:
promotion
Date:
31 Jul 1916
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Royal Welsh Fusiliers (page 344)
Name:
Second Lieutenant H Hughes
Context:
joined
Date:
4 Aug 1916
Diary:
5 DIVISION: Divisional Ammunition Column (page 263)