1. Book:The (1921) Masonic Roll of Honour 1914-1918Pg.126

Awards & Titles:


Early Life :

Tracing through census shows that George was stationed at Fort Regent House on Jersey. He was resident with his wife Kate having been married for 6 years in 1911. She was from Wokingham, Berkshire and their son with same name as father had been born in 1908 in Colchester. He was originally a Flintshire native, from Holywell.

Service Life:


Unit / Ship / Est.: Not Yet Known 


Action : War Survivor 

Although many perished in times of national conflict and in the service of their country, many more survived including those interned as Prisoners of War. Stories of those who did survive are included as part of this site, especially those with high gallantry awards, those included against an external rolls of honour and those who had a distinguished career in wartime and military leaderhip.

Lance Sergeant, Jersey (1911)
Sergeant, Lebong, (1914).

Detail :

Probate shows. HUGHES, George Cannot of 1 Dewl Avenue, Holywell, Flintshire died 29th September 1959 at The Cottage Hospital, Holywell. Administration Chester 28 January to Kate Hughes, widow. Effects £154 4s. 2d.

Masonic :

TypeLodge Name and No.Province/District :
Mother : Lebong No. 3321 E.C.Bengal

10th October 1914
28th October 1914
25th September 1920

The lodge records show that he was raised after the war, with the ledger showing his war service of 1 year in 1916 and then "Prisoner of War" in 1917. That being the case, it seems that George was a war survivor.

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