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War Memorials

Llangynhafal

The Llangynhafal War Memorial commemorates those men and women of the area who were killed during World War I and World War II. The memorial takes the form of a tablet set into the wall of St. Cynhafal's Parish Church.

Llangynhafal is a village and community in the Vale of Clwyd, Denbighshire. Between 1974 and 1996 it was in the county of Clwyd.

Llangynhafal War Memorial

1914-1918 War

Rank, Name &
Service Number
Service Died Age Details Cemetery or
Memorial
Private
DAVIES
Darrell
49883
Cheshire Regiment (9th Bn.) 21 Nov 1916 20 Formerly of Buarth Mawr, Llangynhafal. Son of David & Henrietta Davies, of Inglewood, Heyes Lane, Alderley Edge, Manchester, England. Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France.
Private
DAVIES
David Rees Hanlyn
12687
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(8th Bn.)
11 Aug 1915 32 Son of David Thomas Davies & Jane L Davies, if Eurfaen Hall, Lampeter, Cardiganshire; husband of Mrs Davies, Bodowen, Gellifor. Also commemorated on the Lampeter War Memorial in Ceredigion. East Mudros Military Cemetery, Greece.
Private
DAVIES
Henry

37672
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(8th Bn.)
4 Aug 1916 21 Son of John & Elizabeth Davies, Cellar, Llangynhafal. Kirkee 1914-1918 Memorial, Poona, India.
Private
JONES
Robert Owen

266997
Welsh Regiment (18th Bn.) 23 Nov 1917 34 Son of Mrs Jemima Jones, of 4, Lletty Cottages, Hendrerwydd. Cambrai Memorial, Louverval, Nord, France.
Private
ROBERTS
Robert

54646
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(13th Bn.)
6 Dec 1916 18 Son of Joseph Roberts, of Buarth Mawr, Llangynhafal. Essex Farm Cemetery, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.
Lieutenant
WYNNE
Edward Henry John
Grenadier Guards
(3rd Bn.)
16 Sep 1916 22 Son of Major-General E W Wynne (late Grenadier Guards) & Gwendolyn, his wife, of Coed Coch, Dolwen. La Neuville British Cemetery, Corbie, Somme, France.

 

1939-1945 War

Rank, Name &
Service Number
Service Died Age Details Cemetery or
Memorial
Corporal
EVANS
Edith

W/33255
Auxiliary Territorial Service 2 Jul 1942 29 Daughter of David Morris Jones & Margaret Jones, of Bylchau; wife of Walter Evans, of Llanddulas. St. Cynhafal's Churchyard, Llangynhafal.
Lance Sergeant
JONES
William David Meirion

7895985
Royal Tank Regiment, R.A.C. (46th Liverpool Welsh) 6 Jan 1945 24 Son of Peter & Lydia Jones, of Gellifor. Phaleron War Cemetery, Greece.
Flight Sergeant Pilot
SMITH
Eric Granville Moreton

976755
Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve
(605 Sqdn.)
26 May 1943 23 Son of Robert Moreton Smith & Ethel Smith, of Hendrewydd. Crooswijk General Cemetery, Rotterdam, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands.

 

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