Player Archive - H. L.Glyn Hughes

H. L.Glyn Hughes player photo.
  • Points Scored: 6
Hugh Llewellyn Glyn Hughes was born in South Africa on 25 July 1892 but was educated in the United Kingdom at Epsom College and University College Hospital, London. He played at hooker for Blackheath where he later became president. 'Hughie' Glyn Hughes was a distinguished surgeon and soldier, becoming a brigadier, and awarded the DSO and MC for his service in the RAMC in the two world wars. He captained the Barbarians in four of his 20 appearances, became treasurer in 1928, and the Club's fourth President in 1973. In his playing days he also captained United Hospitals and Exeter and played county rugby for Middlesex and Devon. He was treasurer of the Four Home Unions Tours Committee and was assistant manager of the British side that toured Argentina in 1936. He was manager of the Barbarians first three overseas tours to Canada in 1957 and South Africa in 1958 and 1968. He died on 24 November 1973.

Games Played

Date Opponent Points    
05 April 1926 Swansea 0 Full Squad Match Images
02 April 1926 Penarth 0 Full Squad Match Images
14 April 1925 Newport 3 Full Squad Match Images
10 April 1925 Penarth 0 Full Squad Match Images
22 April 1924 Neath 0 Full Squad Match Images
18 April 1924 Penarth 0 Full Squad Match Images
02 April 1923 Swansea 0 Full Squad Match Images
30 March 1923 Penarth 3 Full Squad Match Images
17 April 1922 Swansea 0 Full Squad Match Images
14 April 1922 Penarth 0 Full Squad Match Images
29 March 1921 Neath 0 Full Squad Match Images
28 March 1921 Swansea 0 Full Squad Match Images
25 March 1921 Penarth 0 Full Squad Match Images
05 April 1920 Swansea 0 Full Squad Match Images
02 April 1920 Penarth 0 Full Squad Match Images
26 December 1919 Cardiff 0 Full Squad Match Images
13 April 1914 Swansea 0 Full Squad Match Images
11 April 1914 Cardiff 0 Full Squad Match Images
24 March 1913 Swansea 0 Full Squad Match Images
21 March 1913 Penarth 0 Full Squad Match Images