Hughes, Hugh

Name of Researcher / Enw’r ymchwylydd: Eifion & Viv Williams

Name of Memorial / Enw’r gofeb: Rhosesmor Memorial

Name / Enw: Hughes, Hugh

Regiment/Catrawd: 9th Bty Royal Field Artillery/Transferred to 532nd Agricultural Coy Labour Corps

Service Rank and Number / Rheng gwasanaeth a rhif: Gunner 159355 / 594505

Military Cemetery/Memorial / Fynwent milwrol: Rhosesmor (St. Paul) Churchyard

Ref No Grave or Memorial / Rhif cyfeirnod bedd: N E of church

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

Date of Death: 3rd February 1919

Date and Circumstances of Death / Dyddiad ac amgylchiadau marwolaeth:

Died 3 February 1919 aged 30 yrs

He was born in 1889. His wife was Susannah Hughes of Church Terrace Rhosesmor. The inscription on his grave in the churchyard in Rhosesmor says:

159355 Gunner
H E Hughes
RFA Died 3 Feb 1919 aged 30
Wife Susannah died 28th November 1962

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