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War Memorials

Nantglyn

The Nantglyn War Memorial commemorates those men of the area who were killed during World War I. The memorial is in the form of a granite obelisk surmounting a concrete base containing inscribed slate plaques. It was funded by Captain and Colonel Wynne-Edwards of Plas Nantglyn.

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

Nantglyn War Memorial

"Mewn Anghof Ni Chant Fod, Wyr y Cledd, Hir Eu Clod" (Ceiriog)

1914-1918 War

Rank, Name &
Service Number
 Service Died Age Details Cemetery or
Memorial
Private
Elon
ELLIS

16909
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(13th Bn.)
10 Jul 1916 22 Son of John and Catherine Ellis, Glyn Terrace, Nantglyn: Brother of 20710 Pte. Moses and Mrs. Harriet Ellis. Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France.
Private
Robert
HUGHES
Of Bryn Golau, Nantglyn.
Private
Robert T
JONES
Cader, Nantglyn.
Private
Evan
ROBERTS

40781
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(22nd Bn.)
16 Apr 1916   Of Tanfforddwen, Peniel, Nantglyn. St. James' Churchyard, Nantglyn.
Captain
Walter Falconer
SCOTT
59th Scinde Rifles
(Frontier Force)
25 Oct 1914 34 Born Liverpool, England. Son of Walter Scott, of Tan y Gyrt, Nantglyn; and the late Isabella Scott. Resident of Jullunder, Punjab, India. Rue-de-Bois  Military Cemetery, Fleurbaix, Pas de Calais, France.
Private
Harold
WILLIAMS

81868
67th Gen. Hosp. Royal Army Medical Corps 6 Jan 1919 26 Son of Evan and Annie Williams, (Glandwr) Police Station, Nantglyn, Denbigh later of Groesfordd Farm, Voryd, Abergele, Denbigh Mikra British Cemetery, Kalamaria, Greece.

Those marked (ยง) died while "in military service".
The memorial lists all those who fought in World War I. They are not included here.

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