Great War Dundee
This is Dundee's story of those that served in the First World War, and of the people left at home
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Robert James Hughes
- Date of enlistment:
- Place of enlistment:
- Service no: Clyde Z/340
- Rank: Able Seaman
- Service Occupation:
- Regiment/Service: Royal Navy
- Unit/Ship: Hood Battalion, R.N. Div
- Place of Death:
- Age at Death: 26
- Date of Death: 06.01.1918
- Burial Country: Scotland
- Cemetery: Dundee (Balgay) Cemetery
- Grave/Mem Ref no: BB.4.196
- Date of Birth:
- Place of Birth:
- Address: 4 Earl Street, Lochee.
Elizabeth Yule Hughes, 4 Earl St, Lochee
David Hughes, 4 Earl St, Lochee
More about Robert James Hughes
Robert died of wounds.
Robert Hughes CZ/340 Hood Battalion Royal Naval Division
HUGHES___Died of wounds in hospital, 6th January, A.B. Robert Hughes, R.N.D., second son of David Hughes, 4 Earl Street, Lochee.
Dundee Courier 8th November 1918
Additional information and image kindly supplied by Michael Caldwell
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