Roberts, Hugh

    Date of birth:
    March 15th, 1917 (Mould-Flintshire/Wales, Great Britain)
    Service number:
    D/SSX 16595, B 27495, Royal Navy Reserves
    Nationality:
    British (1801-present, Kingdom)

    Biography

    Hugh Roberts entered service on September 3rd, 1935 with the Royal Navy. He served on H.M.S. Drake, H.M.S. Royal Sovereign, H.M.S. Revenge, H.M.S. Defiance,H.M.S. Tamar, H.M.S. St. Angelo, H.M.S. Afrikander, H.M.S. Edinburgh Coastal, H.M.S. Nile, H.M.S. St. Christopher, H.M.S. Horner, H.M.S. Britannia III (Motorlaunch M.L. 118), H.M.S. Hornet (4) (Motortorpedoboat M.T.B. 245), H.M.S. Mantis (Motortorpedoboat M.T.B. 245), H.M.S. Skirmisher, H.M.S. Lanka (Motorlaunch M.L.I. 182), H.M.S. Highflyer, H.M.S. Perseus (R.F.R., 6th April 1946 until 2nd September 1947) and R.F.R. from 24th April 1949 until 23rd April 1954.

    Bevorderingen:
    26 november 1944: Acting Coastal Force Coxswain.

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    Period:
    Second World War (1939-1945)
    Awarded on:
    September 3rd, 1945
    1939-1945 Star
    Period:
    Second World War (1939-1945)
    Awarded on:
    September 3rd, 1945
    Received with clasp "FRANCE & GERMANY".
    Atlantic Star
    Period:
    Second World War (1939-1945)
    Awarded on:
    September 3rd, 1945
    Africa Star
    Period:
    Second World War (1939-1945)
    Awarded on:
    September 3rd, 1945
    Received with clasp "PACIFIC".
    Burma Star
    Period:
    Second World War (1939-1945)
    Awarded on:
    September 3rd, 1945
    War Medal 1939-1945
    Period:
    Second World War (1939-1945)
    Awarded on:
    July 8th, 1953
    Also received for his service time during World War Two.
    Royal Fleet Reserve Long Service and Good Conduct Medal

    Sources

    • - Onderscheidingen
      - Certificate of Service