Born: 14 April 1879 in Tarporley, Cheshire.
Family: He was the fourth of eight children born to Robert Hughes, a joiner, and his wife Catherine. He married Mabel Catherine Roberts on 27 January 1912 in Bangor, Caernarvonshire, Wales and was father to Henry, William, Alice and Evelyn.
Residence: In 1881 the family lived at Riddal Heath, Tarporley, Cheshire and in 1891 they lived at Havelock Street, Monks Coppenhall, Nantwich, Cheshire. In 1901 he was living at Garden Bothy, Llandwrog, Carnarvon, Caernarvonshire and in 1911 was at Ripley Leeds, Ripley, West Riding. In 1915 he was living at Edgeley Bank, Whitchurch, Shropshire. In 1939 he lived at Hall Lodge Pickhill, Wrexham, Denbighshire, Wales.
Employment: He was a gardener until at least 1939.
Died: In 1973 in Wrexham, Denbighshire, Wales, aged 94.
Other Information: During the war his family was living at Bala Cottage, Llandegai, Bangor.
Regiment: Royal Garrison Artillery
Service Number: 301987
Date of Enlistment: 10 December 1915
Date of Discharge: 24 April 1919
Reason for Discharge: Demobilisation