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William HUGHES

Regimental number9399
Place of birthWagga Wagga New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressGregadoo near Wagga Wagga, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation34
Next of kinWife, Mrs E E Hughes, Gregadoo near Wagga Wagga, New South Wales
Enlistment date9 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit name5th Field Artillery Brigade Reinforcement 1
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/33/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A34 Persic on 18 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Division Ammunition Column
FateReturned to Australia 13 April 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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