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War Memorials

Trefnant

The Trefnant War Memorial commemorates those men of the area who were killed during World War I.

The memorial takes the form of a tablet in Holy Trinity Church, designed by George Gilbert Scott.

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

Trefnant War Memorial

1914-1918 War

Rank, Name &
Service Number
 Regiment Died Age Details Cemetery or
Memorial
Corporal
Albert Leonard
HOWITT

1951
South Staffordshire Regiment 30 Oct 1918 23 Son of Mr Albert E & Mrs Emmaritta L Howitt, of Maes Elwy Lodge, St. Asaph. Resident of Bilston, Staffordshire, England. Holy Trinity Churchyard, Trefnant.
Private
David Owen
HUGHES

14424
Grenadier Guards(2nd Bn.) 25 Sep 1916 26 Born Bodfari. Son of Mrs Sarah Jones, of Trefnant; husband of Evelyn Norah Hughes, of St. Asaph Road, Trefnant. Guards' Cemetery, Lesboeufs, Somme, France.
Corporal
John Thomas
HUGHES

12009
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(8th Bn.)
13 Apr 1917 29 Born Bodfari. Son of John & Sarah Hughes, of 2, Chapel Street, Trefnant. Basra Memorial, Iraq.
Private
Hugh
JONES

201115
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(3rd Bn.)
5 Nov 1918 Born Llanrhaeadr. Holy Trinity Churchyard, Trefnant.
Private
Elias
JONES

14370
Machine Gun Corps (Infantry) 21 Mar 1919 22 Son of William Henry and Jane Jones, of Tynewydd, Sun Street, Ffestiniog, Merionethshire. Born at Llawrbetws, Merionethshire. Holy Trinity Churchyard, Trefnant.
Ernest R
ROBERTS
South Staffordshire Regiment
Private
John
WILLIAMS

205222
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(11th Bn.)
18 Sep 1918 22 Son of Robert & Sarah Williams, of 4, Chapel Street, Trefnant. Doiran Military Cemetery, Greece.
James
WILLIAMS

295119 & 171890
Manchester Regiment
(1st/7th Bn.)
formerly
Royal Field Artillery
1 Jun 1917 19 Son of John Evan & Elizabeth Williams, Bryn Hyfryd, Trefnant. Neuville-Bourjonval British cemetery, Pas de Calais, France.
Private
Arthur
YOUNG

23802
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(16th Bn.)
24 Jan 1916 21 Son of John Young, of The Gardens, Llannerch Park, St. Asaph. St. Vaast Post Military Cemetery, Richebourg-L'Avoue, Pas de Calais, France.

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