Hughes Ceiriog

Name of Researcher / Enw’r ymchwylydd: Viv Williams

Name of Memorial / Enw’r gofeb: Gronant

Name / Enw: Hughes Ceiriog

Regiment/Catrawd: "C" Bty 63rd Brigade Royal Field Artillery (Formerly Labour Corps)

Service Rank and Number / Rheng gwasanaeth a rhif: Gunner 160268 (Formerly 604200)

Military Cemetery/Memorial / Fynwent milwrol: Vis-En-Artois Memorial

Ref No Grave or Memorial / Rhif cyfeirnod bedd: Panel 3 &4

Country of Cemetery or Memorial / Gwlad y fynwent neu gofeb: France

Medals Awarded / Medalau a ddyfarnwyd: Victory and British war medals.

Date of Death: 20th September 1918

Date and Circumstances of Death / Dyddiad ac amgylchiadau marwolaeth:

He Died of wounds 20th September 1918 in France aged 20.

Ceiriog Hughes is also named on the Llanasa Memorial. Follow the link to read his story