We remember Henry Victor Hughes

We remember Henry Victor Hughes

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Timeline

Timeline

1911
employment Commercial Clerk United Kingdom Source:9501829 2nd April 1911
1914
enlistment Liverpool United Kingdom Source:9503003 2nd September 1914
1916
service British Army Lance Serjeant 16244 King's (Liverpool) Regiment Source:8583117 1st July 1916
1916
death Killed in Action "Sergt. Hughes was killed instantly in action. He was leading his platoon in the big attack when he was struck down by a bullet and killed." France Source:8583116 1st July 1916
burial Thiepval Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial France Pier and Face 1 D 8 B and 8 C. Source:8583117
education birkenhead institute Birkenhead United Kingdom Source:8583116
service British Army Staff Serjeant 16244 King's (Liverpool) Regiment Source:8583117
sibling Richard R Hughes Source:9501800
sibling Louisa M LM Source:9501800
sibling H H Source:9501800
sibling Olive Jessie OJ Hughes Source:9501829
sibling Eleanor Lister EL Hughes Source:9501829
sibling Hartley Gordon HG Hughes Source:9501829
sibling Edith Harrington EH Hughes Source:9501829
sibling John Fey JF Hughes Source:9501829

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Henry Victor
Initials HV
Last Name Hughes
Source 9501829
First Names Harry
Initials H
Last Name Hughes
Source 9501800
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeCertaintySource
175 Breck Road, Liverpool United Kingdom parents address known 1891-04-02
278 New Chester Road, Port Sunlight United Kingdom parents address known 1911-04-02
306 New Chester Road, Portsunlight United Kingdom parents address known 1901-04-02
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSubRankSource
British Army 16244 King's (Liverpool) Regiment Lance Serjeant
British Army 16244 King's (Liverpool) Regiment Staff Serjeant
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Eleanor Hughes mother
John Lister Hughes father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Richard Hughes brother
Louisa M sister
H brother
Olive Jessie Hughes sister
Eleanor Lister Hughes sister
Hartley Gordon Hughes brother
Edith Harrington Hughes sister
John Fey Hughes brother
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Fresh Grey Brown
DateHeightSource
1914-09-02 6'2"
Religion
DateReligionSource
1914-09-02 Anglican - Church of Eng, Irl, Wales or other

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription Joanna19174

External Evidence

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Find My Past link to roll of honour Alun44477
Commonwealth War Graves Record Alun44477
Ancestry link to 1891 Census Alun44477
Ancestry link to 1911 Census Alun44477
Ancestry link to 1901 Census Alun44477
Ancestry link to Attestation Notes Alun44477

Multimedia

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Henry (harry ) Victor Hughes les46001
Port Sunlight War Memorial Alun44477
Birkenhead Institute Roll of Honour Alun44477

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