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Robert William Hughes

Merchant Navy (R162164). British

Born  26 Dec 1912


10 Nov 1942King's Commendation (C)

Roster information listed for Robert William Hughes

ShipTypeRank / roleAttacked onBoat
EarlstonSteam merchantFirst Radio Officer5 Jul 1942U-334 (1)

Personal information

He was in the lifeboat of Earlston that landed in Norway and taken to the POW camp Marlag und Milag Nord (POW No. 755).


  1. The National Archives (BT 373/88)

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