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War Memorials

Rhesycae

The Rhesycae War Memorial commemorates those men of the area who died in the First and Second World Wars.

Rhesycae is a village in the community of Halkyn, Flintshire. Between 1974 and 1996, it was in the county of Clwyd.

Rhesycae War Memorial

1914-1918 War

Rank, Name &
Service Number
Service Died Age Details Cemetery or
Memorial
Private
Joshua
EVANS

61203
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(13th Bn.)
22 Apr 1918 Son of Hugh & Sarah Evans of Rhesycae. Bouzincourt Ridge Cemetery, Albert, Somme, France.
Private
Peter
HUGHES
3453
Welsh Guards (1st Bn.) 1 Dec 1917 20 Son of Peter & Mary Hughes, of Top y Rhes, Rhesycae. Cambrai Memorial, Louverval, Nord, France.
Private
Joseph Edward
JONES

20862
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(5th Bn.)
4 May 1917 Born Rhesycae. Died at sea. Savona Memorial, Italy.
Private
William
JONES
25181
Royal Welsh Fusiliers (10th Bn.) 20 Jul 1916 Lived in Llanfairfechan, Carnarfonshire. Thiepval Memorial
Private
Owen Thomas
OWENS
356034
Royal Welsh Fusiliers (25th Bn.) 31 Oct 1917 Born in Blaenau Ffestiniog, Merionethshire. Beersheba War Cemetery, Israel.
John
THOMAS
Driver
William Edward
WYNNE
220361
Royal Field Artillery
"A" Bty. 330th Bde.
15 Nov 1918 28 Son of Llewelyn & Amelia Wynne, of Chenney, Rhesycae. St. Sever Cemetery Extension, Rouen, Seine-Maritime, France.

 

1939-1945 War

Rank, Name &
Service Number
Service Died Age Details Cemetery or
Memorial
J Emlyn
JONES
Fusilier
Joseph Ronald
FEARNHEAD
14717079
Royal Welsh Fusiliers (7th Bn.) 18 Sep 1944 18 Lived in Caernarfonshire. Leopoldsburg War Cemetery, Limburg, Belgium.
Fusilier
Gwynfryn
JONES
4203845
Royal Welsh Fusiliers (1st Bn.) 5 May 1944 28 Son of Peter & Harriet Jones, of Halkyn. Rangoon Memorial, Burma.
Thomas M
STUBBS
Driver
Gwyn
WILLIAMS
2351649
Royal Corps of Signals
(68 H.A.A. Regt., R.A., Sig. Sec.)
14 Nov 1942 23 Alemain Memorial, Egypt.

 

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