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Lewis Hughes

Mrs L. E. Hughes desires to return her sincere thanks for your very kind expression of sympathy in the loss of her loving husband Lewis (Lew) who died of pneumonia, Military Hospital, Fargo 28th October 1918. Mickle, A. M. R. (n.d.) Mickle album. Auckland War Memorial Museum - Tamaki Paenga Hira. PH-ALB-561. p.111. No known copyright restrictions.

Mrs L. E. Hughes desires to return her sincere thanks for your very kind expression of sympathy in t …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Lewis AWMM
  • Surname
    Hughes AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Lew AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 81771 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi / Hapū / Waka / Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    AWMM
    Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    Mrs L.E. Hughes (wife), 7 Bannernman Road, Mount Albert, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 27 July 1918 AWMM Married AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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Military decorations

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Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM Grocery assistant/Civilian AWMM
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

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  • Medical notes
    Died of Disease, Cause of Death AWMM
    Pneumonia AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Lewis Hughes was the son of Emma Louisa Hughes, Milford Haven, Soiuth Wales and Edward Lewis Hughes. He was the husband of L.E. Hughes, 29 Great North Road, Grey Lynn, Auckland. AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    28 October 1918 Military Personnel file
    Age 30 AWMM
    United KingdomEurope Military Personnel file
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Tidworth Military Cemetery, Wiltshire, England AWMM C. 345 AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    • Mount Albert War Memorial Hall, 773 New North Road, Mount Albert Auckland 1025 AWMM
    • Auckland War Memorial Museum, World War 1 Hall of Memories AWMM

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Sources

Sources

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  • External links
  • References
    • Roll of Honour, Auckland Province (digital copy), 1914 - 1919. Auckland War Memorial Museum Library. MS-2016-2. AWMM
    • New Zealand Army Expeditionary Force. (1919). Nominal Rolls of New Zealand Expeditionary Force Volume IV. Wellington, N.Z.: Govt. Printer. AWMM
      87: 13 AWMM
    • Mickle, A. M. R. (n.d.) Mickle album. Auckland War Memorial Museum - Tamaki Paenga Hira. PH-ALB-561. AWMM

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