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War Memorials

Henllan

The Henllan War Memorial commemorates those men of the area who were killed during World War I and World War II.
The memorial is in the form of a standing stone Celtic Cross on the grounds of St. Sadwrn's Parish Church.

Henllan War Memorial

Henllan is a village and community in rural Denbighshire. Between 1974 and 1996 it was in the county of Clwyd.

 

1914-1918 War

Rank, Name &
Service Number
 Regiment Died Age Details Cemetery or
Memorial
Captain
Mowbray Lyster Stanley Owen
COLE
Royal Fusiliers - City of London Regiment
(4th Bn.)
14 Sep 1914 39 Son of Francis B O & Maria S Cole, Llys Meirchion, Llannefydd.  Born Llanynys Castle. La Ferte-Sous-Jouarre Communal Cemetery, Seine-et-Marne, France.
Private
Goronwy
DAVIES

44781
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(19th Bn.)
25 Nov 1917 33 Son of Jonah Davies, 7, School Street, Henllan. Ontario Cemetery, Sains-les-Marquion, Pas de Calais, France.
Lance Corporal
Stanley
EVANS

40842
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(1st Bn.)
1 Oct 1917 25 Son of John & Ellinor (Eleanor) Evans, of Cross Foxes, Henllan. Tyne Cot Memorial, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.
Second Lieutenant
Hugh George
EVANS
The King's Liverpool Regiment (5th Bn.) attd.
Devonshire Regiment (16th Bn.)
4 Sep 1918 31 Son of John & Ellinor (Eleanor) Evans, of Brynmeiron, Henllan; husband of Myfanwy Dryhurst Evans, of Tŷ Gwyn, Denbigh Peronne Communal Cemetery Extension, Somme, France.
Private
John
EVANS

32066 & 24218
Welsh Regiment (19th Bn.)
formerly with
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
10 Jul 1916 Son of Edward & Anne Jane Evans, and the brother of David Evans (RWF 60369) of Church Street, Henllan. Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France.
Gunner
Ivor Wynn(e)
GRIFFITHS

166678
Royal Garrison Artillery 24 Sep 1917 23 Son of Mrs. Amelia Lunt Griffiths, 13, Denbigh Street, Henllan. Gwalia Cemetery, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.
Private
Edmund Tyrer
HOUGHTON

G/124828
Queen's Own Royal West Kent Regiment
(7th Bn. )
3 May 1917 32 Son of Henry & Lydia Houghton, of Broadleys, Henllan. Arras Memorial, Pas de Calais, France.
Private
Jesse
HUGHES

1491
Welsh Guards
(1st Bn.)
28 Nov 1917 29 Son of Mr. Thomas & Jane Hughes, Bryn y Ffynnon, Henllan. Brother of Robert J Hughes (below) Cambrai Memorial, Louverval, Nord, France.
Private
Robert John
HUGHES

825
Welsh Guards
(1st Bn.)
21 Jun 1916 29 Son of Mr. Thomas & Jane Hughes, Bryn y Ffynnon, Henllan. Brother of Jesse Hughes (above). Brandhoek Military Cemetery, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.
William
HUGHES
Sergeant
Cyril
HUMPHREYS

551
9th. Australian Light Horse 29 Aug 1915 Son of Humphrey & Emily Harriet Humphries, Henllan Rectory, Henllan. Lone Pine Memorial, Gallipoli, Turkey.
William (Willie) H
JONES
Sapper
Owen
JONES

398565
Royal Engineers
(93rd Field Coy.)
18 Apr 1918 34 Son of William and Jane Jones, of Henllan. Killed on his 34th birthday. Forceville Communal Cemetery and Extension, Somme, France.
Thomas
JONES
Private
John Oswald
JONES

204315
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(9th Bn.)
30 Sep 1918 27 Youngest son of Thomas & Mary Jones, of 12, School Street, Henllan. Chocques Military Cemetery, Pas de Calais, France.
John
OWEN
Private
Walter Henry
RAWSON

26702
Cameronians - Scottish Rifles
(9th Bn.)
7 Jun 1917 26 Grandson of David & Jane Rawson, 10, Steeple Street, Henllan. Arras Memorial, Pas de Calais, France.
Private
John Owen
ROBERTS

37120
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(24th Denbighshire Yeomanry Bn.)
4 May 1917 35 Son of Owen & Ann Roberts, of Chweffordd Farm, Henllan. Savona Memorial, Italy.
Private
John
SMITH

15519
South Lancashire Regiment
(2nd Bn.)
14 Jun 1917 39 Son of Albert & Mary Smith, of Johnson's Cottage, Denbigh; husband of Catherine Elizabeth Smith, of Goppa, Denbigh Menin Gate Memorial, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.
Rifleman
Goronwy
STORY

392099
London Regiment - Queen Victoria's Rifles
(2nd/9th Bn.)
27 Sep 1917 37 Son of John and Elizabeth Story, of 5, School Street, Henllan. Tyne Cot Memorial, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium

1939-1945 War

Rank, Name &
Service Number
Service Died Age Details Cemetery or
Memorial
Private
John Leonard
PRICE

4201072
Middlesex Regiment (1/7th Bn.) D8 Sep 1944 28 Son of John & Margaret Price, of Henllan; husband of Enid Price. St. Sadwrn Churchyard, Henllan.
Sapper
David Richard
ROBERTS

2123659
Royal Engineers 16 Jul 1944 32 Son of Hugh T. & Sarah R. Roberts, of Henllan; husband of Margaret Blodwen Roberts, of Henllan. St. Sadwrn Churchyard, Henllan.

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