Roll of Honour Private Albert Thomas Hughes

Service number 5985
Rank Private
Unit 23rd Australian Infantry Battalion
Service Australian Army
Conflict/Operation First World War, 1914-1918
Conflict Eligibility Date First World War, 1914-1921
Date of Death 03 May 1917
Place of Death France
Cause of Fate Killed in action
Place of Association North Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Cemetery or Memorial Details Villers-Bretonneux Memorial, Villers-Bretonneux, Picardie, France
Source AWM145 Roll of Honour cards, 1914-1918 War, Army

Roll of Honour name projection

Private Albert Thomas Hughes's name will be projected onto the exterior of the Hall of Memory on:

  • Wed 19 July, 2017 9:28 pm
  • Sun 3 September, 2017 7:29 pm
  • Fri 27 October, 2017 10:03 pm
  • Sun 31 December, 2017 9:31 pm
  • Sun 4 March, 2018 1:58 am

These dates and times are estimates. Please note that previous advised times on this site have recently been changed to ensure that early evening projections are clearly visible and not affected by twilight. The actual time of projection could also change as a result of weather and other factors, so it is advisable to check closer to the date. In the rare event of a temporary loss of electrical power, the names scheduled for display in that period will not appear until the next time listed.

Location on the Roll of Honour

Private Albert Thomas Hughes name is located at 99 in the Commemorative Area at the Australian War Memorial (as indicated by the poppy on the plan).