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Robert Francis Augustus Hughes

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Portrait, Private Robert Francis Augustus Hughes (6/267) from the Weekly News. Kindly provided by Onward Project, Phil Beattie & Matt Pomeroy. No Known Copyright.

Portrait, Private Robert Francis Augustus Hughes (6/267) from the Weekly News. Kindly provided by On …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    Robert Francis Augustus AWMM
  • Surname
    Hughes AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
    Rob AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 6/267 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    9 February 1894 AWMM Pelorus SoundMarlborough Sounds AWMM
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
    Unknown AWMM Canvastown, New Zealand AWMM
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
    James Hughes (father), Canvastown, Blenheim, Marlborough, New Zealand AWMM
  • Relationship status
    Pre 16 October 1914 AWMM Single AWMM

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
    1915-1916 Gallipoli AWMM
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    WWI 6/267 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
    WW1 Unknown AWMM CanterburyNew Zealand 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
    Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Son of James Hughes and Sydney A. Hughes, Canvastown, Blenheim, Marlborough AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    8 May 1915 AWMM
    Daisy PatchGallipoli AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    • Twelve Tree Copse (New Zealand) Memorial, Twelve Tree Copse Cemetery, Helles, Turkey AWMM
    • Marlborough War Memorial, 20 Seymour Street, Blenheim, 7201 AWMM
    • Canvastown Memorial Hall, State Highway 6, Canvastown 7178 AWMM
    • Marlborough Great War Memorial, WW1 AWMM

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Sources

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