The Penley War Memorial commemorates those men of the Penley area who died during World War I.
Penley (Welsh: Llannerch Banna) is a village and ecclesiastical parish in the community of Maelor South, in the County Borough of Wrexham, on the border with England.
Until 1974 the area was part of historic Flintshire and between 1974 and 1996 part of the county of Clwyd. Penley is primarily a farming community.
To The Glory of God
And To The Honoured Memory Of
The Men Of Penley
Who Gave Their Lives In The Great War
|Rank, Name &
|Military Police Corps
(Military Mounted Police attd. IX Corps.
|2 Apr 1919||27||Son of John & Emily Davies, of Blackwood Farm, Penley. Police constable at Shotton.||Southern Cemetery, Cologne, Nordrhein-Westalen, Germany.|
Robert Townsend Vaughton
|King's Shropshire Light Infantry
"D" Coy. 1st Bn
|27 Oct 1915||20||Son of Rowland Griffith Vaughton Dymock and Alice Maud, his wife.||Hop Store Cemetery, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.|
52396 & 2819
("C" Coy. 10th Bn.)
|9 Oct 1916||23||Son of Mrs M Lloyd, of 6, St. John's Hill, Ellesmere, Shropshire, England.||Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France.|
|Royal Welsh Fusiliers
|16 Feb 1917||Born Penley, son of George & Margaret Platt.||Amara War Cemetery, Iraq.|
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