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War Memorials

Connah's Quay & Shotton
Cei Connah & Shotton

1914-1918 War

Rank, Name &
Service Number
Service Died Age Details Cemetery or
Memorial
Second Lieutenant
Joseph Francis
ADAMS
Australian Infantry, A.I.F.
(35th Bn.)
12 Oct 1917 29 Son of James & Susanah Adams, of 102, Church Street, Connah's Quay. Native of Trelawnyd, Flintshire. Tyne Cot Cemetery, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.
Lance Corporal
Samuel
AMOS

12695
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(8th Bn.)
9 Apr 1916 26 Husband of Mary Elizabeth Walton (formerly Amos), of 17, Brook Road, Shotton. Basra Memorial, Iraq.
Sergeant
John Charles
ATTWOOD

12956
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(9th Bn.)
25 Sep 1915 26 Son of George & Phoebe Attwood, of 2, Beaconsfield Road, Shotton; husband of Janet Lillian Attwood, of Belmont Villas, Connah's Quay. Brother of Joseph George (below). Loos Memorial, Pas de Calais, France.
Sergeant
Joseph George
ATTWOOD

241200
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(16th Bn.)
29 Oct 1918 22 Son of George and Phoebe Attwood, of Shotton. Brother of John Charles Attwood (above). Etaples Military Cemetery, Pas de Calais, France.
Private
Henry (Harry)
AUTON

7656
North Staffordshire Regiment
(1st Bn.)
26 Jun 1916 Born Crewe, Cheshire, England. Of Tobys Cottages, Nine Houses, Shotton. Bailleul Communal Cemetery Extension, Nord, France.
C
BAGBY
Private
James Cecil
BAIRD

19535
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(15th Bn.)
31 Jul 1917 19 Son of Thomas & Mary A Baird, 13, Church Street, Connah's Quay. Artillery Wood Cemetery, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.
Private
Hugh
BAIRD

463599
Canadian Infantry
(7th Bn.)
15 Aug 1917 31 Son of James & the late Jane Baird, of Golftyn Lane, Connah's Quay. Vimy Memorial, Pas de Calais, France.
Lieutenant
Thomas
BATE
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(5th Bn.)
26 Mar 1917 26 Son of Thomas & Perenna Bate, of Kelsterton. Jerusalem War Memorial, Israel.
Private
Gilbert
BENNETT

D/10182
6th Dragoon Guards
(Carabiniers)
8 May 1915 19 Son of Thomas Brown Bennett, of Dee View, Connah's Quay. Bailleul Communal Cemetery, Extension, Nord, France.
Private
Richard
BENNETT

202352
Gloucestershire Regiment
(2nd/4th Bn.)
27 Aug 1917 20 Son of Joseph & Mary Bennett, of 350, High Street, Connah's Quay. Tyne Cot Memorial, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.
Sergeant
Samuel
BENNETT

5845
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(1st Bn.)
14 Jul 1916 44 Husband of Catherine, 47 Glynne Street, Queensferry, Flintshire. Born in Northop (also commemorated on the Hawarden War Memorial. Caterpillar Valley Cemetery, Longueval, Somme, France.
Private
William John
BENNETT

20707
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(14th Bn.)
10 Jul 1916 21 Son of William Bennett, of 48, Church Street, Connah's Quay. Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France.
Lance Sergeant
Percival
BELLIS

12713
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(9th Bn.)
25 Sep 1915 Son of Edward & Matilda Bellis, of 70 Trilby Terrace, Shotton. Loos Memorial, Pas de Calais, France.
Private
Thomas
BITHELL

20852
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(14th Bn.)
5 Jun 1916 28 Son of Eliza Bithell, of Shotton, & the late William Bithell; husband of Agnes Maude Brooks (formerly Bithell), of Tobys Cottages, Brook Road, Shotton. Rues-du-Bacquerot No. 1 Military Cemetery, Laventie, Pas de Calais, France.
Private
Charles Edward
BOWLEY

240835 & 2611
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(5th/6th Bn.)
10 Jan 1919 25 Born in Swansea, Glamorgan. Son of John & Elizabeth, of 19, Dock Road, Shotton. Hadra War Cemetery, Alexandria, Egypt.
Private
John W BRASSINGTON
69835
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(11th Bn.)
18 Sep 1918 Born Ewloe. Son of George & the late Eliza Brassington, of Shotton. Doiran Memorial, Greece.
Private
James
BROCKLEY

12133
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(8th Bn.)
9 Aug 1915 Son of John & Frances M Brockley, of Connah's Quay. Helles Memorial, Turkey.
Private
Noah
BROMLEY

6380
South Wales Borderers
(1st Bn.)
17 Nov 1914 Born Bilston, Staffordshire, England. Husband of Lily Bromley, of High Street, Connah's Quay. Menin Gate Memorial, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.
Private
Henry
BROUGHTON

12736
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(10th Bn.)
16 Aug 1916 Born Wednesbury, Staffordshire, England. Enlisted at Shotton. Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France.
Charles
BULLOCK
Born 1877 in Warmtourn, Staffordshire, England. Husband of Mary Ann Bullock, 29 Bridge Street. Shotton.
Private
Harry
BULLOCK

11509
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(8th Bn.)
28 Aug 1915 Born Hanley, Staffordshire, England. Son of Albert & Jane Bullock, of 76, Ash Grove, Shotton. Helles Memorial, Turkey.
Lance Corporal
Arthur
BUNNELL

5839
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(1st Bn.)
16 May 1915 Born Tarvin, Cheshire, England. Son of William & Harriett Bunnell, of Eleanor Hose, Shotton. Le Touret Memorial, Pas de Calais, France.
Private
Cornelius Edward
CAMERON

3520
King's Liverpool Regiment
(10th Bn.)
transferred to Labour Corps
27 Oct 1918 29 Son of William Taylor & Mary Cameron Taylor, of 96, Church Street, Connah's Quay. Connah's Quay Cemetery.
Private
Thomas
CAMPDEN

39539
South Wales Borderers
(2nd Bn.)
4 Jul 1917 22 Son of William Henry & Harriett Eliza Campden, of 53, Brook Road, Shotton. Brother of William Henry Campden (see below). Mendinghem Military Cemetery, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.
Private
William Henry
CAMPDEN

46221
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(9th Bn.)
7 Apr 1917 23 Son of William Henry & Harriett Eliza Campden, of 53, Brook Road, Shotton. Brother of Thomas Campden (see above). Bailleul Communal Cemetery Extension, Nord, France.
Rifleman
Henry Charles
CARTER

C/331
King's Royal Rifle Corps
(16th Bn.)
15 Jul 1916 36 Son of the late Henry Charles & Priscilla Carter, of Pen y Llan House, Connah's Quay; husband of Agnes Carter, of 35, Dee View Road, Connah's Quay. Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France.
Sergeant
Alfred
CASTREY

5790
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(1st Bn.)
3 May 1918 21 Son of Thomas James & Harriet Castrey, of Shotton. Granezza British Cemetery, Italy.
Lance Corporal
E
CATTON

2295
Leicestershire Regiment
(4th Bn.)
15 Apr 1916 Born Warringto, Lancashire, England. Son of Isaac & Lydia Catton, of 23, Kirby Grove, Shotton. Gilroes Cemetery, Leicester, England.
R
CLAYTON
Private
Samuel
COOPER

17236
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(13th Bn.)
22 Apr 1918 Son of James & Jane Cooper, of 3, Quay Street, Shotton; husband of Jane Cooper, of, Hawthorn Cottage, Shotton. Pozieres Memorial, Somme, France.
Private
Thomas
COOPER

41271 & 69361
South Wales Borderers
(2nd Bn.)
formerly
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
20 Nov 1917 Son of Martha Cooper, of 13, Golftyn Street, Connah's Quay. Cambrai Memorial, Louverval, Nord, France.
Private
George Thomas
COTTERIL

36075
15th Bn. Royal Warwickshire Regiment. (Formerly 4/21619, Ches. Regt.) 27 Sep 1918 19 Son of Thomas and Florence Cotterill, 6 Butler St, Shotton Flintshire. (1911 Census). Also commemorated on the Hawarden War Memorial. Neuville-Bourjonval British Cemetery, Pas de Calais, France.
William
COULSON
      10297, Oswestry???  
Private
Arthur
DALTON

385934 & 25434
Labour Corps 770 A.E.Coy 9 Aug 1919 41 Brother of Mrs S McManus, of Grove House, Mold Road, Connah's Quay.
Gunner
Albert Curwen
DARBEY

84874
Royal Garrison Artillery
(229th Siege Bty.)
11 May 1917 20 Son of Mr. and Mrs. A. E. Darbey, of 36, Buder St., Shotton. Also commemorated on the Hawarden War Memorial. Cabaret-Rouge British Cemetery, Souchez, Pas de Calais, France.
Private
John Edward
DARBEY

241043 & 3099
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(5th/6th Bn.)
31 Oct 1918 31 Son of John & Sarah Darbey, of Chester Road, Shotton. Cairo War Memorial Cemetery, Egypt.
Private
Ronald Alexander
DAVIDSON

PLY/835(S)
Royal Marine Light Infantry
(Employment Coy., R.N. Div.)
20 Feb 1918 37 Son of Nathanial & Margaret Davidson, of Wrexham. Rocquigny-Equancourt Road British Cemetery, Manancourt, Somme, France.
Private
Arthur Raymond
DAVIES

53954
Welsh Regiment
(15th Bn.)
27 Jul 1917 Son of John & Margaret Davies, of 2, Cestrian Street, Connah's Quay. Welsh Cemetery (Caesar's Nose), West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.
Private
Robert
DAVIES

12949
9th Bn. Royal Welsh Fusiliers 25 Sep 1915 18 Son of Robert and Elizabeth Davies, Mill Lane, Buckley. (1911 Census). Also commemorated on the Buckley War Memorial. Loos Memorial, Pas de Calais, France.
Sergeant
William
DAVIES

349
5th Bn. Royal Welsh Fusiliers 14 Sep 1915 21 Son of Edward and Mary Davies, 87 Summer Hill, Flint. (Also commemorated on the Flint War Memorial) Pieta Military Cemetery, Malta.
Warrant Officer
Joseph
DOONAN

515844
Labour Corps 14 Aug 1926 52 Husband of Alice Davies.
Private
Benjamin
DUTTON

5699
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(1st or 3rd Bn.)
29 Dec 1914 Born Pontnewynydd, Monmouthshire. Son of Benjamin & Martha, of 2, Mold Road, Connah's Quay. Staffs? Connah's Quay Cemetery.
W
ELLIS
Private
William Edward
EVANS
240978
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(5th Bn.)
28 Mar 1917 20 Son of Mrs E Foulkes, of 2, Mold Road, Connah's Quay. Deir el Belah War Cemetery, Gaza, Palestine.
W J
EVANS
William
FELLOWS
Husband of Susanna Fellows, of 6, Upper Brook Street, Connah's Quay. Father of William Fellows (see below).
Private
William
FELLOWS

127623
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(9th Bn.)
20 Nov 1916 23 Born Hednesford, Staffordshire, England. Son of William & Susanna Fellows, of 6, Upper Brook Street, Connah's Quay. Son of William Fellows (see above). Thiepval Memoriaal, Somme, France.
Private
Thomas Henry
FISHER

345691 & 44034
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(24th Denbighshire Yeomanry Bn.)
27 Dec 1917 35 Husband of Betsy Fisher, 49 Farley St, West Bromwich (1911 Census) Jerusalem Memorial, Israel and Palestine (including Gaza)
P
FOLEY
Private
Douglas Alfred
FORRESTER

28403
South Wales Borderers
(4th Bn.)
27 Feb 1918 21 Son of Samuel & Elizabeth Forrester, of 13, Brook Road, Shotton. North Gate Cemetery, Baghdad, Iraq.
Private
Herbert
FOULKES

35034 & 15254
Yorkshire Regiment
(5th Bn.)
formerly
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
3 Oct 1918 Of 19, Church Street, Connah's Quay. Glageon Communal Cemetery Extension, Nord, France.
Sergeant
Abraham
FREETH

11516
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(8th Bn.)
18 Apr 1916 Born in Moxley, Wednesbury, Staffordshire, England.  Resident of 53, Brook Road, Shotton. Basra Memorial, Iraq.
Private
Ernest Edward
GARRATT

15987
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(13th Bn.)
11 Jul 1916 Born Liverpool, Lancashire, England. Son of William & Sarah Garratt, of 3, New Street, Connah's Quay. Menin Gate Memorial, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.
Private
Albert
GLENDENNING

11526
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(8th Bn.)
7 Aug 1915 Helles Memorial, Turkey.
Private
John Jack
GRAINGER

96599 & 30859
Tank Corps
(14th Bn.)
formerly
Suffolk Regiment
6 Nov 1918 Born in St. Pancras, Middlesex, England. Buried in Busigny Communal Cemetery Extension, Nord, France.
T
GREEN
Master
Frederick John
GRENFELL
Mercantile Marine Hannah Croasdell
(Connah's Quay)
26 Feb 1917 Husband of Phoebe Grenfell (nee Shaw). Sunk by mine, off St. Ann's Head, Milford Haven, Pembrokeshire. Tower Hill Memorial, London, England.
Private
Arthur
GRIFFITHS

12637
8th Bn. Royal Welsh Fusiliers. 5 Apr 1916   Also commemorated on the Hawarden War Memorial. Basra Memorial, Iraq.
C E
GRIFFITHS
         
Lance Corporal
Evan
GRIFFITHS

12942
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(9th Bn.)
22 Mar 1918 27 Son of Griffith & Ann Griffiths, of 1, Union Street, Connah's Quay. Arras Memorial, Pas de Calais, France.
Private
GRIFFITHS
Michael Henry

21488
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
("A" Coy. 14th Bn.)
25 Feb 1917 43 Husband of Kate Maria Griffiths, of 158, High Street, Connah's Quay. Bard Cottage Cemetery, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.
Private
Robert
HALL

240465
M.M.
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(1st/5th Bn.)
7 Nov 1917 Of Ashton under Lyne, Lancashire, England. Enlisted at Connah's Quay. Beersheba War Cemetery, Israel.
Sergeant
Jonathan
HARGEAVES

240158
5th Battalion Royal Welsh Fusiliers (Formerly 6096, Royal Engineers) 26 Mar 1917 34 Son of Jonathan Hargreaves; husband of Mary Cissie Hargreaves, of 20, Castle St., Flint. Jerusalem Memorial, Israel and Palestine (including Gaza)
Private
William George Thomas
HART

8323
Essex Regiment
(2nd Bn.)
21 Oct 1914 31 Son of Alfred & Angelica Hart, of 16, Crossway Council Houses, Shotton. Ploegteert Memorial, Hainaut, Belgium.
Private
Alfred
HEWITT

18243
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(16th Bn.)
11 Jul 1916 30 Son of Stephen & Elizabeth Hewitt, of Connah's Quay; husband of M A Jones (formerly Hewitt). Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France.
G
HEWITT
Private
Arthur
HIGGINS

54578
21st Bn. Machine Gun Corps (Infantry) 18 Sep 1918 35 Brother of Mr. J. Higgins, of 22, Navigation St., Wolverhampton. Formerly 3817, R.W. F. Vis-En-Artois Memorial, Pas de Calais, France.
Rifleman
Albert James
HIPKISS

208116 & 6188
Rifle Brigade
(19th Bn.)
formerly
Worcestershire Regiment
(5th Bn.)
1 Jan 1917 40 Born Bilston, Staffordshire, England. Died at sea. Mikra Memorial, Greece.
F
HODKINSON
T J
HODSON
      is this Hooson again???  
Private
Thomas J
HOOSON

11849
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(8th Bn.)
4 Oct 1915 36 Son of Edward & Sarah Ann Hooson, of 13, Chapel Street, Connah's Quay. Green Hill Cemetery, Gallipoli, Turkey.
Private
Frederick
HOTCHKISS

33415
Herefordshire Regiment
(1st/1st Bn.)
6 Nov 1917 28 Son of William & Sarah Hotchkiss, of 15, Dee Road, Connah's Quay. Brother of Richard Benjamin Hotchkiss (below). Beersheba War Cemetery, Israel.
Private
Richard Benjamin
HOTCHKISS

53937
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(1st Bn.)
3 Apr 1917 20 Son of William& Sarah Hotchkiss, of 15, Dee Road, Connah's Quay. Brother of Frederick Hotchkiss (above). St. Leger British Cemetery, Pas de Calais, France.
Private
Alfred
HUGHES
528
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(5th Bn.)
12 Aug 1915 Son of Alfred & Esther A Hughes, of 9, Chapel Street, Connah's Quay. Helles Memorial, Turkey.
Lance Corporal
Edward
HUGHES

4829
1st Bn. Cheshire Regiment 24 Aug 1914 41 Stepson of Roger Henry Bellis, of "Oak Dene," Chester Rd., Flint, and son of the late Annie Bellis (formerly Hughes). Also commemorated on the Flint and Hawarden War Memorials. La Ferte-Sous-Jouarre Memorial, Seine-et-Marne, France.
Harry
HUGHES
F
HUGHES
 
F
HUGHES
 
Private
John HUGHES
TU/219007
14th Line of Communication Coy. Army Service Corps. 18 Dec 1916 30 Calais Southern Cemetery, Pas de Calais, France.
J
HUGHES
J E
HUGHES
R H
HUGHES
         
C
HUMPHREY
J H
HUMPHREYS
Lieutenant-Colonel
Charles
HURLBUTT
2/5th Bn. Royal Welsh Fusiliers 15 Mar 1917 45 Son of Henry and Mary J Hurlbutt, Dee Cottage, Saltney, Hawarden; brother of Lieutenant-Colonel Henry Hurlbutt and Frank Hurlbutt.
Private
Griffith
JENKINS

909
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(5th Bn.)
21 Aug 1915 19 Son of John & Elizabeth Jenkins, of 15, King Edward Street, Shotton. Helles Memorial, Turkey.
Sergeant
Richard Herbert
JOHNSON

78476
Royal Engineers
(25th Div. Signal Coy.)
25 Oct 1918 38 Son of the late Richard & Annie Johnson, of Balfour Street, Liverpool, England; husband of Frances Johnson, of 74, The Laurels, Connah's Quay. Premont British Cemetery, Aisne, France.
Private
William Henry
JOHNSON

12381
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(10th Bn.)
19 Nov 1916 Born in Hurst, Lancashire, England. Ontario Cemetery, Sans-Le-Marquion, Pas de Calais, France.
Second Lieutenant
Robert James
JOLLE
Cheshire Regiment
(1st Bn.)
22 Aug 1918 24 Born in India. Son of Sidney John & Mary Agnes Jolley, Shotton Lane, Shotton. Bagneux British Cemetery, Gezaincourt, Somme, France.
Private
Alfred
JONES

21594
Bedfordshire Regiment
(4th Bn.)
13 Apr 1918 19 Son of Edward & M Alice Jones, of 10, Church Road, Connah's Quay. Gezaincourt Communal Cemetery Extension, Somme, France.
Lance Corporal
Benjamin
JONES

36077
9th Bn. Royal Welsh Fusiliers. 22 Mar 1918 20 Son of James and Mary E Jones, Chapel House East, Northop, Flints . Also commemorated on the Northop and Northop Hall War Memorials. Arras Memorial, Pas de Calais, France.
Private
Edward Henry
JONES

718349 & 3076
London Regiment
(1st/23rd Bn.)
formerly
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
22 Aug 1918 19 Son of Edward & Esther Jones, of 7, Bank Road, Connah's Quay. Vis-en-Artois Memorial, Pas de Calais, France.
Private
Francis George
JONES

12822
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(9th Bn.)
25 Sep 1915   Born in Pontypool, Monmouthshire. Vieille-Chapelle New Military Cemetery, Lacouture, Pas de Calais, France.
Private
Isaac
JONES

12051
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(8th Bn.)
12 Aug 1915 29 Son of William & Catherine Jones, of Islay House, 7, Glynne Steet, Connah's Quay; husband of Francis Alice Jones, of 2, Albert Place, Connah's Quay. Helles Memorial, Turkey.
Lance Corporal
Joseph
JONES
16425
South Lancashire Regiment
(2nd Bn.)
3 Aug 1917 28 Husband of Mary Matilda Jones, of 8, High Street, Connah's Quay. Menin Gate Memorial, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.
John C
JONES
Lance Corporal
John Francis
JONES

12772
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(8th Bn.)
22 Aug 1915 26 Husband of Amy Jones, of South Terrace, Hawarden. Helles Memorial, Turkey.
Private
John Gregson
JONES

1784
Welsh Guards
(1st Bn.)
29 Apr 1916 Born Ashton-in-Makerfield, Lancashire, England. Son of William and Esther Jones, of Tan Rhiw, Ffynnongroew, Flintshire. Potijze Burial Ground Cemetery, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.
R
JONES
Private
Richard James
JONES

5708
1st Bn. Royal Welsh Fusiliers 16 May 1915 32 Husband of Gertrude Jones, 11 Dee Road, Connah's Quay Pont-Du-Hem Military Cemetery, La Gorgue, Nord, France
R Ll
JONES
Connah's Quay Cemetery.
Private
William
JONES

11544
8th Bn. Royal Welsh Fusiliers 11 Apr 1917 22 Son of Frederick Jones and Catherine A. Hughes, 14 Waterloo Street, Connah's Quay. Also on the Hawarden Memorial. Basra Memorial, Iraq.
Private
William John
JONES

5841
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(8th Bn.)
12 Aug 1915 40 Son of Mrs Mary Jones, of 48, King Edward Street, Shotton. Helles Memorial, Turkey.
Lance Sergeant
Robert
LATHAM

20706
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(8th Bn.)
15 Oct 1918 21 Son of John & Hannah Latham, of 27, Dee View Road, Connah's Quay. Terlincthun British Cemetry, Wimille, Pas de Calais, France.
Private
Andrew
LAVIN

55298
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(14th Bn.)
23 Apr 1918 Born 1987 in Ashton-under-Lyne, Lancashire, England. Son of Andrew and Ellen Lavin, of Birkenhead, Cheshire, England. Bagneux British Cemetery, Gezaincourt, Somme, France.
B
LEDDY
Private
Leonard
LEFFLEY

11584
8th Bn. Royal Welsh Fusiliers and latterly 34663 Private 5th Bn. South Wales Borderers 30 May 1918 23 Husband of Mrs. E. M. R. Lefley, of 38, Holmes Lane, Litherland, Liverpool. Son of William and Eliza Lefley, 28 Kirby Grove, Shotton. Soissons Memorial, Aisne, France
Gunner
George Henry
LEWIS

735714
Territorial Force Royal Horse Artillery and Royal Field Artillery
(265th Bde.)
3 Nov 1917 Born in Penyffordd. Beersheba War Cemetery, Israel.
Private
Griffith Thomas
LEWIS

45904
Machine Gun Corps Infantry
(50th Bn.)
12 Apr 1918 20 Son of William Lewis, of 50, Station Road, Queensferry, & the late Mary Anne Lewis. Ploegstreert Memorial, Hainaut, Belgium.
H
LEWIS
Lance Corporal
David James
LLOYD

12080
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(8th Bn.)
2 Sep 1915 21 Son of Abraham & Prudence Lloyd, of 143, Church Street, Connah's Quay. Connah's Quay Cemetery.
Private
Joseph
LOVATT

291917
Welsh Regiment
(2nd Bn.)
25 Sep 1918 19 Son of Samuel R & Lucy Lovatt, of Coppacks Cottages, 9 Houses, Shotton. Brie British Cemetery, Somme, France.
Gunner
William
LOWE

136554
Royal Horse Artillery and Royal Field Artillery 4 Nov 1917 20 Son of Susan Lowe, of 31, Bridge Street, Shotton. Mont Huon Military Cemetery, Le Treport, Seine-Maritime, France.
Lieutenant
Joseph Francis
MacINTOSH
3rd Bn. attd. 2nd Bn. Royal Welsh Fusiliers 10 Oct 1918 27 Son of Thomas and Mary Phoebe McIntosh, 51 Salisbury Street, Shotton (1911 Census) Grangegorman Military Cemetery, County Dublin, Republic of Ireland.
Private
William
MARLAND

19817
South Wales Borderers
(4th Bn.)
12 Aug 1915 34 Son of Mrs Mercy Marland, of 32, Kingsley Road, Garden City, Queensferry. Helles Memorial, Turkey.
Private
David
MARROW

15187
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(10th Bn.)
24 Jan 1916 28 Born Northop. Son of the late David & Martha Marrow, of Connah's Quay. Menin Gate Memorial, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.
Private
Fred
MARROW

8284
Cheshire Regiment
(1st Bn.)
18 Oct 1914 24 Son of George & Mary Alice Marrow, of 2, Egmont Terrace, Hough Hill, Stalybridge, Cheshire, England. Le Touret Memorial, Pas de Calais, France.
Private
Samuel
MARSTON

12781
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(10th Bn.)
17 Feb 1916 35 Born Oldbury, Staffordshire, England. Son of John & Mary Ann Marston; husband of Margaret Ann Marston, of 16, Bennett St., Stalybridge, Cheshire, England. Former resident of Shotton. Menin Gate Memorial, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.
Bombadier
Alexander
MARTIN

137260
Royal Garrison Artillery
(39th Siege Bty.)
29 Nov 1918 25 Son of John Fish Martin & Alice Maude Martin, of Shotton. Terlincthun British Cemetery, Wimille, Pas de Calais, France.
Private
Herbert (Harry?)John Richard
MASON

15186
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(10th Bn.)
19 Nov 1916 39 Son of Herbert Richard and Eliza Mason, of Liverpool, England; husband of Mary Mason of 16, Prince's Street, Connah's Quay. Bertrancourt Military Cemetery, Somme, France.
Corporal
Frederick
MATHER

240541
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(5th Bn.)
26 Mar 1917 36 Son of the late Charles and Jane Mather, of Maes y Dre, Mold, Flintshire; husband of Margaret Mather, of 1, Spring Street, Connah's Quay. Jerusalem Memorial, Israel.
Private
Arthur William
MATTHEWS

12706
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(8th Bn.)
11 Aug 1915 34 Son of John & Matilda Matthews, of 1, Wood Street, Lanesfield, Wolverhampton, England; husband of Emma Jane Matthews, of 34, Spring Street, Connah's Quay. Helles Memorial, Turkey.
Gunner
Thomas William
MATTHEWS

78971
400th Bty. 14th Bde. Royal Horse Artillery 6 Oct 1918 27 Son of Mrs. Selina Matthews, of 12, Toll End Rd., Great Bridge, Tipton, Staffs. Flesquirès Hill British Cemetery, Nord, France.
J
McDOWELL
Private
John
MILLINGTON

13315
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
("C" Coy. 9th Bn.)
25 Sep 1915 18 Son of Albert & Minnie Millington, of 7, Maude Street, Connah's Quay. Loos Memorial, Pas de Calais, France.
Corporal
Osborne
MORGAN

20524
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(14th Bn.)
8 Jul 1917 21 Son of Robert and Margaret Morgan, of Bagillt, Flintshire. Etaples Military Cemetery, Pas de Calais, France.
D J
MORRIS
Private
Isaac Walter
MORRIS

36692
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(13th Bn.)
31 Jul 1917 19 Brother of Miss M T Morris, of 17, Henrietta Street, Shotton. Also listed on the Hawarden Memorial. Menin Gate Memorial, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.
R
MORRIS
Private
Randall Foulkes
MORRIS

11895
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(8th Bn.)
7 Aug 1915 23 Son of Edward & Hannah Morris, of 24, Wellington Street, Shotton. Native of Flint. Shrapnel Valley Cemetery, Turkey.
Private
Percy
NADIN

201414
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(5th Bn.)
6 Nov 1917 Son of Michael & Mary Nadin, of "The Leonards", Ash Grove, Shotton. Kantara War Memorial Cemetery,
Egypt.
Private
Percy
NICHOLS

11536
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(8th Bn.)
20 Oct 1915 18 Son of Mr W J & Mrs J E Nichols, of Cycle Stores, Queensferry. Cairo War Memorial Cemetery, Egypt.
Private
James Albert
NICKEAS

17505
2nd Regt. South African Infantry 14 Oct 1918 19 Son of Abraham and Elizabeth Nickeas, Belmout Villa Mold Rd Connah's Quay (1911 Census) St. Sever Cemetery Extension, Rouen, Seine-Maritime, France.
Private
George Llewelyn
NORBURY

57588
Welsh Regiment
(24th Bn.)
23 Jul 1918 Son of James Henry & the late Lucy Norbury, of Shotton. Merville Communal Cemetery Extension, Nord, France.
E
OLDFIELD
Private
Frank
OWEN

55380
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(16th Bn.)
22 Apr 1918 20 Brother-in-law of Mrs Ruth Kezia Owen, of 2, High Street, Connah's Quay. Bouzincourt Communal Cemetery Extension, Somme, France.
Lance Corporal
Neil
OWEN

11667
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(8th Bn.)
21 Sep 1915 21 Son of Thomas & Catherine Owen, of 3, Burley Villas, Hoole Bank, Chester, Cheshire, England. Azmak Cemetery, Suvla, Turkey.
Private
Noah
PAGE

12945
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(2nd Bn.)
3 Nov 1918 Born Darlaston Staffordshire, England. Husband of Mrs E Page, of Ivy Villas, Roden Street, Shotton. Montay-Neuvilly Road Cemetery, Montay, Nord, France.
W H
PARKER
H
PARRY
Private
John
PARRY

13309
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(9th Bn.)
25 Sep 1915 20 Son of John & Ellen Jane Parry, of 128, Church Street, Connah's Quay. Loos Memorial, Pas de Calais, France.
Sergeant
Samuel Pierce
PARRY

14915
Royal Welsh Fusiliers (3rd Bn.) also King's African Rifles (4th Bn.) 14 May 1921 29 Born in Prescot, Lancashire, England. Son of Thomas and Ann Parry, Axton, Llanasa (1901 Census). Husband of Annie Mona Parry (nee Radcliffe) SS. Asaph & Cyndeyrn's Churchyard and Extension, Llanasa, Flintshire.
Private
Walter
PARRY

5711
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(2nd Bn.)
20 Jul 1916 29 Born in Ewloe. Son of Thomas and Emma Parry, The Gables, Shotton. Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France.
Private
Henry (Harry)
PEARSON

5710
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(2nd Bn. & Depot)
5 Mar 1918 36 Born in West Bromwich, Staffordshire, England. Son of Stephen & Sarah Pearson, of 263, High Street, Connah's Quay. Connah's Quay Cemetery.
Private
James
PERRY

12759
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(9th Bn.)
25 Sep 1915 24 Born in Corely, Staffordshire, England. Son of Mary Ann Perry, Jubilee Street, Shotton. Loos Memorial, Pas de Calais, France.
Lance Corporal
James
PETERS

12650
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(8th Bn.)
27 May 1916   Son of Richard & the late Martha Peters, of 5, Cable Street, Connah's Quay. Basra Memorial, Iraq.
Private
Roland Martin (Maertens)
POOLE

5837
Kings Liverpool Regiment
(1st/10th Bn.)
9 Aug 1916 Born Wolverhampton, Staffordshire, England. Son of John Francis M Poole & Letitia M Poole, of Chester Road, Shotton. Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France.
Corporal
George
POVEY

10459
Cheshire Regiment   (1st Bn.) 11 Feb 1915 23 Son of Mrs Dinah Povey, of 51, Primrose Street, Connah's Quay. Menin Gate Memorial, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.
Private
Alfred
PRESTIDGE

5764
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(1st Bn.)
16 May 1915 32 Born in Bedminster, Bristol, England. Husband of Louisa Prestidge, of 167, High Street, Connah's Quay. Le Touret Memorial, Pas de Calais, France.
Lance Corporal
Emrys
PRICE

17244
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(13th Bn.)
22 Apr 1916 Son of William & Elizabeth Price, of Canol y Mynydd, Brynford, Flintshire. Resident of Golftyn. Merville Communal Cemetery, Nord, France.
J
PRICE
Private
William
PROBERT

12730
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(8th Bn.)
13 Apr 1916 Born Ebbw Vale, Monmouthshire. Resident of Shotton. Amara War Cemetery, Iraq.
Private
Ellis
ROBERTS

12821
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(2nd Bn.)
22 Jun 1916 20 Son of Isaac & Hannah Roberts, of 9, Lower Brook Street, Connah's Quay. Loos Memorial, Pas de Calais, France.
Acting Corporal
Edward Stephen Joseph
ROBERTS

240492
MM
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(5th Bn.)
1925 32 Husband of Florence Roberts (nee Dean).
Private
Isaac
ROBERTS

60745
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(14th Bn.)
2 Sep 1917 38 Son of Edward & the late Ann Roberts, of Meirion House, Ifton Heath, Shropshire, England; husband of Catherine Roberts, of 7, Gate Street, Oswestry, Shropshire, England. Tyne Cot Memorial, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.
Private
John
ROBERTS

12298
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(2nd Bn.)
20 Jul 1916 32 Son of William & Hannah Roberts, of 81, Brunswick Road, Buckley. Caterpillar Valley Cemetery, Longueval, Somme, France.
Lance Corporal
John David
ROBERTS

36784
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(9th Bn.)
31 Mar 1916 19 Born in Wrexham, Denbighshire. Son of John & Mary Roberts, Rockliffe Lane, Kelsterton. St. Vaast Post Military Cemetery, Richebourg-l'Avoue, Pas de Calais, France.
Private
Jonathan
ROBERTS

3646
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(1st/5th Bn.)
5 Aug 1916 19 Son of Jonathan & Mary Roberts, of 4, Fern Bank, Northop Hall. Kantara War Memorial Cemetery, Egypt.
J
ROBERTS
Private
Richard
ROBERTS

526
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(5th Bn.)
28 Aug 1915 24 Son of Mrs Hannah Roberts, of 9, Lower Brooke Street, Connah's Quay. Helles Memorial, Turkey.
Lance Corporal
Robert John
ROBERTS

18881
16th Bn. Royal Welsh Fusiliers 24 Aug 1918   Ovillers Military Cemetery, Somme, France
Private
Samuel
ROBERTS

56326
Welsh Regiment
(9th Bn.)
17 Apr 1918 Of Connah's Quay. Tyne Cot Memorial, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.
Lance Corporal
Thomas John
ROBERTS

53921
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(1st Bn.)
9 Dec 1916 18 Son of Mr & Mrs Millington Roberts, of Higher Shotton, Shotton. Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France.
Private
William John
ROBERTS

13640
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(9th Bn.)
5 Sep 1915 23 Born in Bagillt, Flintshire. Son of Edward & Ann Roberts, of Broad Oak Farm, Northop. Brown's Road Military Cemetery, Festubert, Pas de Calais, France.
Private
William Lloyd
ROBERTS

12944
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(9th Bn.)
25 Sep 1915 22 Son of John & Catherine Roberts, of 69, Brook Road, Shotton. Loos Memorial, Pas de Calais, France.
Lance Corporal
Douglas
ROGERS

12785
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
("B" Coy. 8th Bn.)
7 Aug 1915 24 Born in Fenton, Staffordshire, England. Son of William & Mary Maria Rogers, of 9, Salisbury Street, Shotton. Shrapnel Valley Cemetery, Turkey.
Private
Edgar
ROGERS

12786
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
("B" Coy. 8th Bn.)
8 Aug 1915 23 Born in Endon, Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, England. Son of William & Mary Rogers, of 9, Salisbury Street, Shotton. Helles Memorial, Turkey.
Sergeant
George Thomas
ROGERS

8490
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(2nd Bn.)
20 Jul 1916 Born in Bristol, England. Husband of Annie Rogers, 14, Stone Row, Connah's Quay. Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France.
Private
Frederick
SAVAGE

12954
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(9th Bn.)
25 Sep 1915 18 Born in West Bromwich, Staffordshire, England. Son of Alfred & Elizabeth Savage, of 36, King Edward Street, Shotton. Loos Memorial, Pas de Calais, France.
Corporal
Zachariah
SEVERNS

11523
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(8th Bn.)
23 Apr 1917 23 Born Bilston, Staffordshire, England. Son of William and Mary Severns. Lived at 29, Nelson Street, Shotton. North Gate Cemetery, Baghdad, Iraq.
Private
Henry
SHARPLES

12703
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(8th Bn.)
27 Apr 1916 Born Blakenhall, Wolverhampton, Staffordshire, England. Husband of Mary Ann Sharples, of 5 Bank Road, Connah's Quay. Basra Memorial, Iraq.
Stoker 1st Class
Joseph
SKIDMORE

SS116726 (Po)
Royal Navy
(HMS Calliope)
31 May 1916 24 Son of John & Alice Skidmore, 109, Dartmouth Street, West Bromwich, Staffordshire, England. Resident of Connah's Quay.
Private
Joseph Ithel
SMITH

18240
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(14th Bn.)
19 Feb 1917 Son of Joseph & Sarah Smith, of Church Street, Connah's Quay. Poelcapelle British Cemetery, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.
S
SMITH
A/Sergeant
Robert
SPEED

8389
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(2nd Bn.)
23 Dec 1914 Born Hawarden. Son of William & Elizabeth Speed, of 19, Primrose, Street, Connah's Quay. Resident of Somerset, England. Pont-du-Hem Military Cemetery, La Gorgue, Nord, France.
Mechanic
Robert Douglas
STEADMAN

M1/05438
Army Service Corps
(695th Mechanical Transport Coy.)
10 Jul 1917 48 Husband of Effie Steadman, of 26, High Street, Connah's Quay. Basra War Cemetery, Iraq.
Private
Thomas
STREFFORD

89365
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(2nd Bn.)
15 Nov 1918 23 Born in Motherwell, Scotland. Son of Edwin & Mary Ann Strefford, of Shotton. Abbeville Communal Cemetery Extension, Somme, France.
Gunner
Norman H
SWINNERTON

243992
Royal Field Artillery
(86th Bde.)
21 Jul 1918 19 Son of William & Mary Swinnerton, of 24, Fron Road, Connah's Quay. Born at Limerick Castle, Ireland. St. Riquier British Cemetery, Somme, France.
Private
George
TEAGUE

5713
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(1st Bn.)
17 May 1915 35 Born Birkenhead, Cheshire, England. Son of the late Richard & Mary Teague. Resident of High Street, Connah's Quay. Chocques Military Cemetery, Pas de Calais, France.
D
THOMAS
Private
William John
THOMAS

12961 or 12691
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(8th Bn.)
11 Jul 1916 33 Born in Penclawdd, Swansea, Glamorgan. Son of John Thomas, of Ammanford, Carmarthenshire; husband of Maggie Thomas, of 32, New Road, Ammanford, Carmarthenshire. Amara War Cemetery, Iraq.
Private
Frederick
TOMKINS

44098
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(2nd Bn.)
8 Oct 1918 27 Born in Pontypool, Monmouthshire. Son of Frederick and Jane Tomkins, Ivy Cottages, Aston. Epehy Wood War Cemetery, Epehy, Somme, France.
Private
Joseph
TOMKINS

12775
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(9th Bn.)
25 Sep 1915 Born Worcester, England. Resident of Connah's Quay. Loos Memorial, Pas de Calais, France.
A C
TOWNLEY
Private
John
TURNER

12708
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(9th Bn.)
12 May 1917 37 Born in Sydney Bridge, Staffordshire, England. Brother of Mrs Eliza Ratcliffe, of 7, Poplar Villas, Queensferry. Vlamertinghe Military Cemetery, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.
J G
WARD
Private
John Edward
WATTS

11611
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(8th Bn.)
19 Aug 1916 24 Son of Edward & Ellen Watts, of 3, Princes Street, Connah's Quay. Helles Memorial, Turkey.
Private
Samuel
WELCH

5696
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(1st Bn.)
16 May 1915 27 Son of George & Annie Welch, Quay Road, Hawarden. Le Touret Memorial, Pas de Calais, France.
Private
Thomas
WILCOCK

3594
Royal Welsh Fusiliers (3/5th Bn.) 6 Feb 1917 21 Son of Mrs Sidney Wilcock, Fern Bank, Northop Hall, Flints. Died of T.B. Also commemorated on the Northop & Northop Hall War Memorials. St Matthews Church Cemetery, Buckley.
Private
Edward
WILLIAMS

1053
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
("C" Coy. 5th Bn.)
22 Sep 1915 24 Son of Thomas Williams, of 26, Kirby Grove, Shotton. Hill 10 Cemetery, Turkey.
Private
Joseph Robert
WILLIAMS

50492
Cheshire Regiment
("C" Coy. 10th Bn.)
15 Apr 1917 33 Son of Thomas Williams, of 120, Tarvin Road, Chester, Cheshire, England; husband of Mary Ellen Williams, of 6, North Street, Boughton, Chester, Cheshire, England. Menin Gate Memorial, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.
Private
Joseph Thomas
WILLIAMS

47903
Welsh Regiment
(2nd Bn.)
9 Apr 1918 29 Son of William & Annie Williams, of Golftyn Cottage, Connah's Quay. Beuvry Communal Cemetery Extension, Pas de Calais, France.
Corporal
Richard
WILLIAMS

11525
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(8th Bn.)
11 Aug 1915 22 Born in West Bromwich, Staffordshire, England. Son of Thomas & Emma Williams, 32, Golftyn Street, Connah's Quay. Helles Memorial, Turkey.
W D
WILLIAMS

         
Driver
Walter E
WILLIAMS

T/325859
Royal Army Service Corps
(1021st H.T. Coy.)
23 Jun 1919 Son of Mr W Williams, of 271, High Street, Connah's Quay. Connah's Quay Cemetery.
Private
William Owen
WILLIAMS

37165
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(13th Bn.)
31 Jul 1917 21 Son of Robert & Mary E Williams, 2, Ffordd Isa, Prestatyn, Flintshire. Dragoon Camp Cemetery, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.
Private
Albert
WILLMORE

1574
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(5th Bn.)
22 Sep 1915 Born Bilston, Staffordshire, England. Son of Albert & Harriet Willmore, of 4, Kirby Grove, Shotton. Hill 10 Cemetery, Galipoli, Turkey.
Lance Corporal
Charles H
WILSON
240163
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(5th Bn.)
7 Nov 1917 Born in Cardiff, Glamorgan. Beersheba War Cemetery, Israel.
Corporal
Edwin
WOLVERSON

17392
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(13th Bn.)
1 Aug 1917 25 Son of John Wolverson, of 8, Cross Street, Bradley, Staffordshire, England. Enlisted at Shotton. Dozinghem Military Cemetery, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.
Private
Edward
YATES

40679
Lancashire Fusiliers
(2nd Bn.)
24 Jul 1918 22 Born in Warrington, Lancashire, England. Son of Mrs L Williams, of 26, Kirby Grove, Shotton. Gonnehem Britsih Cemetery, Pas de Calais, France.
Private
Samuel
YATES

26429
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(17th Bn.)
7 Feb 1916 18 Born in West Bromwich, Staffordshire, England. Son of William Henry and Elizabeth Yates, Ash Grove, Shotton. St. Vaast Post Military Cemetery, Richebourg-l'Avoue, Pas de Calais, France.
Private
James
YOUNG

25456
Cheshire Regiment
(2nd Bn.)
3 Oct 1915 37 Son of John & Jane Young, of Gornal Wood, Dudley, Worcestershire, England. Canadian Cemetery No. 2, Neuville-St. Vaast, Pas de Calais, France.

Many of the names also appear on the marble memorial at St. Mark's Church, Connah's Quay and also on the Hawarden War Memorial.

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