Hughes, William

Name of Researcher / Enw’r ymchwylydd: Peter Redfern Metcalfe

Name of Memorial / Enw’r gofeb: Flint Town

Name / Enw: Hughes, William

Regiment/Catrawd: 1/5th (Flintshire) Battalion Royal Welsh Fusiliers

Service Rank and Number / Rheng gwasanaeth a rhif: Private No 1151

Military Cemetery/Memorial / Fynwent milwrol: Helles Memorial

Ref No Grave or Memorial / Rhif cyfeirnod bedd: Panels 70 to 80

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

Medals Awarded / Medalau a ddyfarnwyd: 1914-15 Star, Victory Medal and British Medal

Date of Death: 18th August 1915

Date and Circumstances of Death / Dyddiad ac amgylchiadau marwolaeth:

Killed by a sniper at Suvla Bay, Gallipoli

Employed as a sizemaker at the North Wales Paper Mill, Oakenholt