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War Memorials

Llanfynydd

The Llanfynydd War Memorial commemorates those men of the Llanfynydd area who died in two world wars. The memorial takes the form of metal scroll set into stone on the wall surrounding Rhos Uchaf Hall, outside the village.

Llanfynydd War Memorial

Llanfynydd is a village and community in Flintshire. The community also includes the villages of Cefn y Bedd, Cymau, Ffrith and Pontybodkin. Between, 1974 and 1996, the area was part of the county of Clwyd.

1914-1918 War

Rank, Name &
Service Number
Service Died Age Details Cemetery or
Memorial
Thomas
BUNNEL
         
Private
William Henry
CLAYTON

15801
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(10th Bn.)
8 Aug 1916 25 Son of James & Anne Clayton of Lodge, Brymbo; husband of Edith Clayton, of Llanfynydd. Also commemorated on the Brymbo War Memorial. La Neuville British Cemetery, Corbie, Somme, France.
Private
John David
DAVIES

87006
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(16th Bn.)
26 Oct 1918 24 Son of Sarah E Jones (formerly Davies), of Plas Minffordd, Ffrith, & the late Richard Davies. Awoingt British Cemetery, Nord, France.
Private
Alfred Owen
EDWARDS
71155 & 21809
Machine Gun Corps - Infantry
(43rd Coy.)
formerly
Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry
9 Apr 1917 25 Son of Frederick & Mary Edwards, of Llanfynydd. Tilloy British Cemetery, Tilloy-les Mofflaines, Pas de Calais, France.
Lance Corporal
Edward Thomas
JAMES

17068
2nd Bn. Royal Welsh Fusiliers 24 Sep 1917 21 Son of Elias and Martha James, of Nant Ganol, Ffrith, Wrexham, Flintshire Tyne Cot Memorial, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.
Corporal
John Dudley
LEWIS

33194
173rd Coy.Machine Gun Corps (Infantry) 26 Oct 1917 20 Annie Lewis, Turning Row, Overton on Dee. Tyne Cot Memorial, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.
Lance Corporal
Robert
PRICE
WS4/109276
Army Service Corps ("K" Supply Coy.) 15 Apr 1917   Son of Sarah Ann Price, Ash Grove, Ffrith; husband of Sarah Wright Price, of Bryn Afon Terrace, Denbigh, Denbighshire. Chatby Memorial, Egypt.
Private
John
PROFFITT
6111
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
("D" Coy., 1st Bn.)
16 May 1915 23 Son of John Proffitt, of Rhiw Cottage, Ffrith. Le Touret Memorial, Pas de Calais, France.
Private
John Thomas
RICHARDS

6112
Royal Welsh Fusiliers (8th Bn.) 24 Jul 1915 39 Husband of Harriet Richards, Plough Cottage, Ffrith, Wrexham. (1911 Census) Helles Memorial, Turkey (including Gallipoli).
Private
Archibald (Archie)
ROBERTS

D/10186
Household Cavalry
(Prince of Wales' Own 3rd Dragoon Guards)
19 Apr 1918 24 Son of Philip Roberts, of Avon Dale, Ffrith. Etaples Military Cemetery, Pas de Calais, France.
Private
John William
ROBERTS

6025
Connaught Rangers (5th Bn.) 10 Mar 1918 34 Son of Joseph Roberts, of Laburnum Cottage, Penymynydd, Mold, Flintshire, and the late Martha Roberts. Ramleh War Cemetery, Israel and Palestine (Including Gaza).
Private
Richard
ROBERTS

240959
1st/5th Bn. Royal Welsh Fusiliers 29 Apr 1918 35 Son of the late Evan Roberts. Jerusalem War Cemetery, Israel and Palestine (including Gaza)
Richard
ROWLANDS
         
Private
William Arthur
YOUD

18618
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(16th Bn.)
21 Oct 1918 23 Son of Arthur and Annie Youd, Trimley Hall, Ffrith, Wrexham. (1911 Census) St. Michael's Churchyard, Llanfynydd.

 

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