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War Memorials

Betws yn Rhos

The Betws yn Rhos War Memorial commemorates those men of the area who died during World War I.
The memorial, in the form of a stone, standing Celtic Cross, featuring Celtic knotwork, stands in the grounds of St. Michael's Parish Church. It was unveiled in 1920.

Betws ynRhos War Memorial

Betws yn Rhos is a village and community in the County Borough of Conwy. Until 1974 the area was part of historic Denbighshire, and between 1974 and 1996 of the county of Clwyd.

1914-1918 War

Rank, Name &
Service Number
Service Died Age Details Cemetery or
Memorial
Private
Arthur
DAVIES
       
Private
Robert Jones
DAVIES
140462 & 118150
Machine Gun Corps (32nd Bn.)
formerly
Royal Field Artillery
18 Aug 1918 22 Son of Joseph & Margaret Davies, of Carci Farm, Betws yn Rhos. Vis-en-Artois Memorial, Pas de Calais, France.
Private
John
HUGHES
     
Lance Corporal
Thomas
JONES
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(14th Bn.)
28 Aug 1918 21 Son of Elias & Elizabeth Jones, of Tan Llan, Betws yn Rhos. Delville Wood Cemetery, Longueval, Somme, France.
Private
Trevor
OWEN

46866
South Wales Borderers
(1st Bn.)
20 Oct 1918 19 Son of Richard & Elizabeth E Owen, of Cae Mattw, Betws yn Rhos. Highland Cemetery, Le Cateau, Nord, France.
Private
Robert Lloyd
ROBERTS

40176
Welsh Regiment
(16th Bn.)
27 Dec 1916 Born Betws yn Rhos. White House Cemetery, St. Jean-les-Ypres, Ieper, West Vlaanderen, Belgium.
Lieutenant
Edward Henry John
WYNNE
Grenadier Guards (3rd Bn.) 16 Sep 1916 22 Son of Major-General E. W. Wynne (late Grenadier Guards) & Gwendolyn Wynne, of Coed Coch, Dolwen, Betws yn Rhos. La Neuville Britich Cemetery, Corbie, Somme, France.

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