1939-45 Star, Atlantic Star, Pacific Star; Defence & War Medals; Royal Fleet Reserve L.S.G.C. (G.VI.R. 1st type) (A.B.). One letter of rank corrected on latter. With an original photograph album complied by the recipient whilst on the battleship 'Ramillies' 1927-29; this contains 189 photographs. some taken on board but mainly of his shore visits - Gibraltar, Malta, Athens, Salonica, Lagos, Accra, Yugoslavia, Algiers, Skiathos, Fiume, Navarino, Cannes, Nice, Barcelona, etc. With copy service papers - George Thomas Hughes was born at Willenhall, Staffordshire, on 26/3/06 and was a core maker before joining the R.N. on 5/7/26; he served on the battleship 'Ramillies' 1927-29 and the cruiser 'York' 1930-33. He joined the R.F.R. on 5/7/33 and received the L.S.G.C. on 15/1/42. He rejoined on 31/8/39 and was posted to 'Cochrane', the R.N. base at Rosyth. He died on 10/12/56 at 147 Victoria Road, Wednesfield, Staffordshire.
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Condition Good VF Item Code 1451