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War Memorials

Rhosesmor

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

The memorial stone contains the names of those who died in the First World War. A memorial window was erected at St. Paul's Parish Church in 1924.

Rhosesmor (formerly known as Caerfallwch) is a village in the Flintshire. Between 1974 and 1996, it was in the county of Clwyd.

Rhosesmor War Memorial

"EU HENWAU'N PERAROGLI SYDD, A'U HÛN, MOR DAWEL YW"

1914-1918 War

Rank, Name &
Service Number
Service Died Age Details Cemetery or
Memorial
Rifleman
Allen
BLACKWELL

50227
South Lancashire Regiment
(1st/5th Bn.)
20 Sep 1917 19 Born Rhosesmor. Lived at Wern. Tyne Cot Memorial, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.
Private
Edward
EDWARDS

36977
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(10th Bn.)
16 Aug 1916 21 Born Rhosesmor. Son of Elizabeth Edwards, of 6, Mill Terrace, Hendre, Mold, & the late John Edwards. Lived at Llety'r Eos. Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France.
Company Sergeant Major
Edward Henry
EGERTON

M.S.M.
21305
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(14th Bn.)
26 Aug 1918 Born Whitford. Husband of M Egerton, of Dolfechlas Ucha, Rhydymwyn. Lived at Dolfechlas. Caterpillar Valley Cemetery, Longueval, Somme, France.
Gunner
Hugh
HUGHES

159355 & 594505
9th Bty Royal Field Artillery
transferred to
532nd Agricultural Coy Labour Corps
3 Feb 1919 30 Husband of Susannah Hughes. St. Paul's Churchyard, Rhosesmor.
Rifleman
Joseph William
JONES

242639 & 5487
South Lancashire Regiment
(2nd/5th Bn.)
23 Feb 1918 Lived at Wern, Rhosesmor. St. Paul's Churchyard, Rhosesmor.
Second Lieutenant
Charles Douglas Forrest
MASON
King's Liverpool Regiment
(1st/3rd Bn.)
20 Apr 1920 22 Son of Joseph & Frances Elizabeth Mason, Prospect House, Rhosesmor. St. Paul's Churchyard, Rhosesmor.
Private
Charles
WILLIAMS
37428 & 3599
Machine Gun Corps
(46th Coy.)
formerly in
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
10 Apr 1918 27 Son of the late Charles & Harriet Williams. Lived at Wern. Maroc British Cemetery, Grenay, Pas de Calais, France.
Private
John
WILLIAMS

60752
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(14th Bn.)
18 Sep 1918 Lived at Berthddu, Rhosesmor. Gouzeaucourt New British Cemetery, Nord, France.

 

1939-1945 War

Rank, Name &
Service Number
Service Died Age Details Cemetery or
Memorial
Signalman
Horace Arrol
CONNOR

D/JX 149298
Royal Navy
H.M.S. Bonaventure
31 Mar 1941 Son of James & Ellen Connor, of Penrith, Cumberland, England. Lived in Rhosesmor. Torpedoed by the Italian submarine Ambra south of Crete. Plymouth Naval Memorial, Devon, England.

 

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