Andrew Hughes

Military Information

  • Date of enlistment:
  • Place of enlistment: Dundee
  • Service no: 6984
  • Rank: Corporal
  • Awards:
  • Regiment/Service: Cameron Highlanders
  • Unit/Ship: 1st Battalion
  • Place of Death: France
  • Age at Death: 29
  • Date of Death: 25.09.1915
  • Burial Country: France
  • Cemetery: Loos Memorial
  • Grave/Mem Ref no: Panel 119 to 124

Personal Information

  • Date of Birth:
  • Place of Birth: Dundee
  • Address: 19 St Peter Street, Dundee
  • Occupation: Caledonian Railway Company, Dundee
  • Mother:
  • Father:
  • Siblings:
  • Spouse:

    Mary D. Hughes, 19 St Peter St, Dundee

  • Children:

More about Andrew Hughes

Andrew has no known grave but is remembered on the Loos Memorial.

Andrew Hughes   6984   Cameron Highlanders

DUNDEE CAMERON FALLS IN ACTION.

Corporal Andrew Hughes, of the Cameron Highlanders, who resided at 19 St Peter Street, Dundee, has been killed in action. Deceased was 29 years of age, and leaves a widow.  He was recalled at the outbreak of war as a reservist, and was attached to the 1st Battalion of the Camerons.  Corporal Hughes had been wounded on a previous occasion. He was formerly an employee of the Caledonian Railway Company.

Dundee Courier 18th November 1915

Additional information kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell

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