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War Memorials

Gwespyr

The Gwespyr War Memorial commemorates those men of the area who died during World War I and World War II. It stands in a small memorial garden near the top of Gwespyr Hill and was designed by R. Bruce Esq. of Talacre.

Gwespyr is a village in the north-east of Flintshire, overlooking the Dee Estuary. It is part of the community and ecclesiastical parish of Llanasa. Between 1974 and 1996 the area was in the county of Clwyd.

Gwespyr War Memorial

1914-1918 War

Rank, Name &
Service Number
Service Died Age Details Cemetery or
Memorial
Private
Edward
JONES

200536
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(4th Bn.)
10 Jun 1917 26 Born Gwespyr. Son of Edward & Catherine Jones, Brown Cow, Gwespyr. Enlisted at Gresford, Denbighshire. Perth Cemetery (China Road), West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.

The memorial lists all those who fought in World War I. They are not included here.

1939-1945 War

Rank, Name &
Service Number
Service Died Age Details Cemetery or
Memorial
Sergeant
Thomas Kenneth
ROBERTS
M.M.
7907199
Royal Armoured Corps
("A" Sqdn. 23rd Hussars)
5 Jan 1945 27 Born in Wigan, Lamcashire, England. Son of John & Catherine Ann Roberts; husband of Gwyneth Mair Roberts, of Ffynnongroew. Hotton War Cemetery, Belgium.

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This page was last revised 27th August 2012
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