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War Memorials

Capel Garmon

The Capel Garmon War Memorial commemorates those men of the area who died during World War I amd World War II. The memorial takes the form of a standing, stone Celtic Cross, sited in the corner of the churchyard of St. Garmon's Parish Church at Maes Llydan.

Capel Garmon War Memorial

Capel Garmon is a village in the community of Bro Garmon in a rural area of the County Borough of Conwy near Betws y Coed. 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
Edward Arthur
DAVIES

202597 & 1667
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(1st/6th Bn.)
formerly
Denbighshire Yeomanry
6 Nov 1917 25 Born in Cerrigydrudion. Son of Hannah Davies, of Tŷ Canol, Nebo. Also commemorated on the Llanrwst War Memorial. Beersheba War Cemetery, Israel.
Lance Corporal
DAVIES
John

16772
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(13th Bn.)
22 Apr 1918 27 Son of Robert & Elizabeth Davies of 3, Mountain View, Capel Garmon . Also commemorated on the Llanrwst War Memorial. Pozieres Memorial, France.
Captain
Edward
EDWARDS
M.C.
Lincolnshire Regiment
(1st Bn.)
21 Mar 1918 32 Son of Griffith & Jane Edwards, of Garth Aran Cottage, Betws y Coed. Pozieres Memorial, Somme, France.
Private
Hugh
EVANS

3660
Welsh Guards
(1st Bn.)
6 Nov 1918 26 Son of William and Hannah Evans, of Glan y Wern, Pentrefoelas Road, Betws y Coed. Villers-Pol Communal Cemetery Extension, Nord, France.
Private
Roland Alexander Llewelyn
GALLEN

19599
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(16th Bn.)
10 Apr 1916 22 Son of Edward Alex & Mary Valerie Gallen, 1, Dylassa Cottage, Penmachno. Guards Cemetery, Windy Corner, Cuinchy, Pas de Calais, France.
Private
Francis
JONES

68486
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(9th Bn.)
20 Aug 1918 31 Penllan Bach. Born Pentrefoelas. Brother of Pierce Jones, of 21, St. Bride Street, Liverpool, England. Native of Toxteth Park, Liverpool. Cologne Southern Cemetery, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany.
William
JONES
Son of Hugh Parry Jones & Hannah Jones, Minffordd Capel Garmon.
Private
David Isaac
MORRIS

15275
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(10th Bn.)
30 Mar 1916 23 Son of William and Margaret Morris, of Tŷ Canol, Siloam, Betws y Coed. Also commemorated on the Llanrwst War Memorial. Menin Gate Memorial, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.
Private
David Thomas
OWEN

25385 & 32965
South Wales Borderers
(6th Bn.)
formerly
King's Shropshire Light Infantry
9 April 1918 25 Son of John & Elizabeth Owen, of Mountain View, Capel Garmon. Also commemorated on the Llanrwst War Memorial. Ploegstreert Memorial, Hainaut, Belgium.
William
PARRY
Son of John & Mary Parry, Plas yn Rhos Mill, Capel Garmon.
John
ROBERTS
  Of Penllan, Capel Garmon.
Owen
ROBERTS
Of Glynfryn, Capel Garmon.
Private
Clifford Ainsley
WILLIAMS

15301
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(10th Bn.)
19 Feb 1916 20 Son of Elias & Margaret Jones-Williams, of Meadow Bank, Llanrwst. Also commemorated on the Llanrwst War Memorial. Spoilbank Cemetery, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.
David
WILLIAMS
Of Castell Pwt, Capel Garmon.
Gunner
William John
WILLIAMS

116820
Royal Field Artillery ("C" Bty. 34th Bde.) 20 Sep 1917 22 Son of Mrs Catherine Morris, of Tyddyn Iolyn, Capel Garmon. Also commemorated on the Llanrwst War Memorial. Tyne Cot Memorial, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.

 

1939-1945 War

Rank, Name &
Service Number
Service Died Age Details Cemetery or
Memorial
Philip
ARNOLD
Of Bron Pistill, Capel Garmon.
Fusilier
Herbert Harrison
LEWIS

4199354
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(7th Bn.)
17 Jul 1944 27 Wern Bach. Son of Charles W & Annie Lewis; husband of Sarah Lewis, of Betws y Coed. Banneville-le-Campagne War Cemetery, Calvados, France.
Fusilier
John
MORIARTY

14552301
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(4th Bn.)
21 Sep 1944 19 Son of James & Kate Moriarty, of 2, Llan Isa, Capel Garmon. Valkenswaard War Cemetery, Noord-Brabant, Netherlands.

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