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War Memorials

Llanasa

The Llanasa War Memorial commemorates those men of the area who died during World War I. The memorial is sited within St. Asaph & Cynderyn's Parish Church.

Llanasa is a village, community and ecclesiastical parish in the north of Flintshire. Between 1974 and 1996 the area was part of the county of Clwyd. It originally comprised the townships of Gronant, Gwespyr, Kelston, Golden Grove, Picton, Trewaelod, Axtyn and Trelogan.

Llanasa War Memorial

1914-1918 War

Rank, Name &
Service Number
Service Died Age Details Cemetery or
Memorial
Private
William John
BARNETT

241110
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(1st/5th Bn.)
20 Apr 1917   Son of William & Eliza Jane Barnett, of Talacre Lodge, Talacre. Also commemorated on the Gronant War Memorial. Gaza War Memorial, Palestine.
Lance Sergeant
Thomas
BARTON

14914
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(10th Bn.)
16 Aug 1916 20 Son of William and Alice Barton, of Gadlas Farm, Llanasa. Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France.
Private
Roger Norman
CARTWRIGHT
United States Army
(23rd Infantry Regiment, 2nd Infantry Division)
18 Jul 1918 30 Son of Charles & Marian Elizabeth Cartwright, of Glan Aber, Llanasa. Resident of Blaine, Montana, USA. Also on the Picton & Dyserth Memorials Aisne-Marne American Cemetery, Belleau,
France.
Corporal
Robert Edward
DAVIES

16798
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(13th Bn.)
21 June 1918 31 Son of Ellis & Mary E Davies, Tanyfron, Llanasa. Also commemorated on the Gronant War Memorial. Varennes Military Cemetery, Somme, France.
Private
Peter Thomas
EDWARDS

53904
1st Bn. Royal Welsh Fusiliers 21 Jul 1917 19 Son of Mr. and Mrs. T. O. Edwards, of Tanybryn, Tremeirchion, St. Asaph, Flints. Nephew of Annie Hughes, Post Office, Gronant. Also commemorated on the Picton, Gronant and Tremeirchion War Memorials. Mory Abbey Military Cemetery, Mory, Pas de Calais, France.
Private
James
EVANS

35031
10th Bn. Cheshire Regiment 12 Jul 1916 21 Son of Mr. J. H. and Mary Evans, of Brodawel, Berthengam, Holywell, Flints. Pozieres British Cemetery, Ovillers-La Boisselle, Somme, France.
Bombardier
Robert Parry
EVANS

42989
Royal Field Artillery
("B" Bty. 50th Bde.)
17 Oct 1918   Son of John & Ann Evans, of Ivy House, Axton. Passchendaele New British Cemetery, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.
Gunner
Ceiriog
HUGHES

160268
Royal Field Artillery
("C" Bty. 63rd Bde.)
20 Sep 1918 20 Son of Thomas & Mary Ann Hughes, of Canol y Dre, Gronant. Also commemorated on the Gronant War Memorial. Vis-en-Artois Memorial, Pas de Calais, France.
Private
Edward
HUGHES

25039
8th Bn. Royal Welsh Fusiliers 5 Apr 1916 22 Son of William and Eliza Hughes, Brookes' Terrace, Berthengam, Holywell. Basra Memorial, Iraq.
Private
Daniel
JONES

55013
2nd Bn. Royal Welsh Fusiliers 23 Apr 1917 29 Son of Eliza Jones, of Brookes Terrace, Berthengam, Holywell, Flints. Wancourt British Cemetery, Pas de Calais, France.
Private
Edward
JONES

200536
4th Bn. Royal Welsh Fusiliers 10 Jun 1917 26 Son of Catherine Jones, Brown Cow, Gwespyr, Mostyn, Flints Perth Cemetery (China Wall), West-Vlaanderen, Belgium
Private
Llewellyn
JONES

3458
Welsh Guards
(1st Bn.)
11 Oct 1917 19 Born Llanasa. Son of Matthew Henry Jones, of 3, Poplar Row, Burton, Rossett, Denbigshire, and the late Maria Jones. Tyne Cot Memorial, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.
Sergeant
Thomas William
JONES

6781
Royal Engineers
(54th Field Coy.)
6 Nov 1918 38 Son of Thomas & Sarah Jones, of Penllan, Llanasa; husband of Mary Noel Jones, of Picton. Staglieno Cemetery, Genoa, Italy.
James A
MACLEAN
         
Second Lieutenant
MORRIS
Wilfred Cyril
35509
96th Berar Infantry
(2nd Bn.)
British Indian Army
transferred from

26th Royal Fusiliers
15 Dec 1918  Husband of Margaret Mary Morris, Groesffordd, Gronant.
Also commemorated on the Gronant War Memorial.
Ahmednagar Government Cemetery, India
(Plot JJ Grave 30)
Private
James
OSBORNE

14913
Royal Welsh Fusiliers (10th Bn.) 27 Apr 1917 28 Son of John and Ellen Osborne, Town Street, Eakring, Newark. Also commemorated on the Picton War Memorial. Arras Memorial, Pas de Calais, France.
Private
Alfred
PARRY

54747
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(15th Bn.)
7 Aug 1917 23 Son of Catherine J Parry, of Glan Llyn, Axton. Wimereux Communal Cemetery, Pas de Calais, France.
Private
Jesse Horatio
ROBERTS

24379
King's Liverpool Regiment
(19th Bn.)
30 Jul 1916   Son of Robert & Mary Ann Roberts, of White Horse Farm, Trelogan. Resident of 62, Cranborne Road, Sefton Park, Liverpool, England. Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France.
Private
Robert John
ROBERTS

TR4/67849
South Wales Borderers
(53rd Graduated Bn.)
18 Nov 1918 18 Son of Mrs Mary Roberts, of 11, Mostyn Road, Gronant. Also commemorated on the Gronant War Memorial. St. Asaph & Cynderyn's Churchyard, Llanasa.
Private
Owen
TAYLOR

32608
16th Bn. Manchester Regiment 20 Jun 1917 29 Son of Robert and Hannah Maria Jones, Pen y Waen, Llanasa. (1901 Census). Later of 42, Princess St., Moston, Manchester. Also commemorated on the Picton War Memorial. Perth Cemetery (China Wall), West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.
Private
William Maldwyn
WILLIAMS

241093
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(17th Bn.)
28 Apr 1918 19 Son of Isaac & Catherine Ann Williams, of Bethesda Street, Gronant. Also commemorated on the Gronant War Memorial. Bagneux British Cemetery, Gezaincourt, Somme, France.

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