Waterloo Region Generations
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Private John "Jack" Hughes

Male Cal 1896 - 1916  (~ 20 years)


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  • Name John "Jack" Hughes 
    Prefix Private 
    Born CALC 24 Jan 1896  [1
    Gender Male 
    Eby ID Number Waterloo-353177 
    Died 24 Jul 1916  Ypres, , West-Vlaanderen, Belgium Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Cause: Cause: Killed in Action 
    Buried Lijssenthoek Military Cemetery, Belguim Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I353177  Generations
    Last Modified 22 Apr 2021 

  • Sources 
    1. [S239] Cemetery - ON, Waterloo, Cambridge - Preston CC#6335 Cemetery Internet Link .
      Suffer Little Children/ To Come Unto Me/ Bennie/ Beloved Son Of/ Benjamin & Emily Hughes/ Died Apr. 4, 1919/ Aged 6 Yrs. & 6 Mos./ Also His Uncle/ Pte. Jack Hughes/ Died Of Wounds Received Ypres/ July 24, 1916/ Aged 20 Yrs. & 6 Mos./ Till The Day Break./ [Union Jack].

    2. [S2465] Burial.
      Name:J Hughes
      Death Date:24 Jul 1916
      Unit:7th Battalion
      Rank:Private
      Service number:400794
      Burial Country:France, Belgium, etc.

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsDied - Cause: Cause: Killed in Action - 24 Jul 1916 - Ypres, , West-Vlaanderen, Belgium Link to Google Earth
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