Lloyd Ryder Hughes

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Lloyd Ryder Hughes
Personal Information
Date of Birth 22 Jul 1907
Place of Birth Albany, Western Australia
Death 10 Jun 1974, aged 66
Place of Death Kelmscott, Western Australia
Age at Enlistment 34 years, 6 months
Occupation Clerk
Address Kelmscott, Western Australia
Next of Kin Wife , Mrs Violet B Hughes
Military Information
Reg Number W21616 & 119533
Date of Enlistment 30 Jan 1942 & 12 Oct 1942
Rank Flying Officer
Unit/Formation No. 45 Operational Base Unit RAAF
Post War Details

Pre War

During 1912 Lloyd was a student at the Serpentine Primary School. Electoral Roll entries: 1931 - 1937 at Albany road, Maddington, clerk; During 1936 Lloyd married Violet (Beryl) Grounds-Weston. (1912 - 2001)

Lloyd was secretary of the Kelmscott Agricultural Society from 1938 to 1940 and again in 1946 and 1948 after WW2.

War Service

Called up for service in the CMF on 30 Jan 1942, he was later (Oct 1942) to be discharged in order to enlist in the RAAF in Melbourne.

Discharged from the RAAF on 21 Jul 1945.

Post War

Electoral Roll entries: 1949 at Albany road, Maddington, clerk; 1954 - 1972 at 158 Clifton street, Kelmscott, Public Accountant;

On 17 Sep 1956 Lloyd and 'Beryl' arrived in Fremantle from the UK aboard SS Strathaid, travelling First Class.


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Headstone Information
Date of Birth 22 July 1907
Additional Names Joel Ryder Hughes
Transcription Lloyd Ryder Hughes husband of Beryl father of Joel, Grant and Selby 22 July 1907 - 10 June 1974. "My darling."

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