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William Adrian Hughes

In memory of:

Flying Officer William Adrian Hughes

April 18, 1944

Military Service


Service Number:

J/14859

Age:

31

Force:

Air Force

Unit:

Royal Canadian Air Force

Division:

158 (R.A.F.) Sqdn

Additional Information


Son of Richard and Anthonia Hughes; husband of Annetta A. Hughes, of Hollywood, California, U.S.A.

Commemorated on Page 340 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page. Download high resolution copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:
Grave Reference:

7. G. 8.

Location:

Seraucourt-le-Grand is a village about 8 kilometres south west of St Quentin on the east side of the River Somme. From the main road, D930 St Quentin-Ham, take the left turning in the direction of Seraucourt-le-Grand at a village called Roupy. The GRAND-SERAUCOURT BRITISH CEMETERY is signposted from the D32 road on arriving in the village itself.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Newspaper clipping– In memory of the men and women memorialized on the pages of the Winnipeg Evening Tribune. Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me
  • Memorial– Flying Officer William Adrian Hughes is also commemorated on the Bomber Command Memorial Wall in Nanton, AB … photo courtesy of Marg Liessens
  • Memorial– Flying Officer William Adrian Hughes is also commemorated on the Bomber Command Memorial Wall in Nanton, AB … photo courtesy of Marg Liessens
  • Memorial– Father J P Lardie's comments as inscribed on the Bomber Command Memorial Wall in Nanton, AB … photo courtesy of Marg Liessens
  • Id card– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Photo of WILLIAM ADRIAN HUGHES– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Document– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me

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