Name of Researcher / Enw’r ymchwylydd: Eifion & Viv Williams
Name of Memorial / Enw’r gofeb: Mold
Name / Enw: Hughes Robert William
Regiment/Catrawd: 1st Bn Royal Welsh Fusiliers
Service Rank and Number / Rheng gwasanaeth a rhif: Private 6106
Military Cemetery/Memorial / Fynwent milwrol: Le Touret Memorial
Ref No Grave or Memorial / Rhif cyfeirnod bedd: Panel 13 -14
Country of Cemetery or Memorial / Gwlad y fynwent neu gofeb: France
Medals Awarded / Medalau a ddyfarnwyd: Victory, British War and 1915 Star medals
Date and Circumstances of Death / Dyddiad ac amgylchiadau marwolaeth:
Died 16th May 1915 Killed in Action
His Flintshire Roll of Honour Card gives Poplars Row the address and it is signed Maria Hughes. Family member Lisa Powell has informed us that Robert William Price Hughes had a sister Catherine who married James Wood who also died in the war and has his own page on this website. We note that the news cutting below says that Robert William was known as ‘Jerry’.
He enlisted in Wrexham. (UK soldiers who died in the Great war 1914 -19).