Hughes, William Roy: Service no. 159529

CVWM Page

Digitized Service Record

Source: Killed during German trench raid early morning May 28, 1917.

Newspaper Clipping – From the Toronto Star for 6 June 1917.PTE. W.R. HUGHES DEAD

Wounded in the recent heavy fighting, Pte. William Roy Hughes had died of his injuries. Pte. Hughes enlisted in Toronto and went overseas a year ago when his battalion was taken to England by Col. Belson. His next of kin, Mrs. J.D. Hughes, lives in Grimsby, Ont.

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“Died of Wounds” at No. 6 Casualty Clearing Station.

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Source: CVWM. Grimsby War Memorial

 

 

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