Lawrence Lancelot HUGHES

HUGHES, Lawrence Lancelot

Service Number: 4450
Enlisted: 28 December 1915
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 50th Infantry Battalion
Born: Willowie South Australia, 16 May 1893
Home Town: Willowie, Mount Remarkable, South Australia
Schooling: Booleroo School, SA
Occupation: Farmer
Died: Died of Wounds, France, 27 April 1918, aged 24 years
Cemetery: Crouy British Cemetery, Crouy-sur-Somme
Memorials: Adelaide National War Memorial, Adelaide South Australian Railways WW1 & WW2 Honour Boards, Adelaide The 50th Battalion Commemorative Cross, Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Willowie Memorial Hall Stained Glass Window 1, Willowie Schools and District Roll of Honor
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World War 1 Service

28 Dec 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, 4450, 27th Infantry Battalion
25 Mar 1916: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, 4450, 27th Infantry Battalion, --- :embarkation_roll: roll_number: '15' embarkation_place: Adelaide embarkation_ship: HMAT Shropshire embarkation_ship_number: A9 public_note: ''
25 Mar 1916: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, 4450, 27th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Shropshire, Adelaide
27 Apr 1918: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, 4450, 50th Infantry Battalion, --- :awm_ww1_roll_of_honour_import: awm_service_number: 4450 awm_unit: 50 Battalion awm_rank: Private awm_died_date: 1918-04-27

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Biography contributed

Lawrence Lancelot HUGHES was born in Willowie, South Australia on 16th May, 1893

His parents were Alfred Lawrence HUGHES & Catherine Sabina PROSSER