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War Memorials

Trelawnyd

The Trelawnyd War Memorial commemorates those men of the area who died during World War I

Trelawnyd is a village in Flintshire and is part of the community of Trelawnyd and Gwaunysgor. It was previously known as "Newmarket". Between 1974 and 1996 the area was in the county of Clwyd.

Trelawnyd War Memorial

1914-1918 War

Rank, Name &
Service Number
Service Died Age Details Cemetery or
Memorial
Private
David
HUGHES

53706
Royal Welsh Fusiliers (1st Bn.) 20 May 1917 Son of Elias Hughes, of High Street, Trelawnyd. Boulogne Eastern Cemetery, Pas de Calais, France.
Private
William Thomas
HUGHES

54727
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(10th Bn.)
13 Nov 1916 Born Dyserth. Queens Cemetery, Puisieux, Pas de Calais, France.
Private
John Owen
JONES

91446 & 77270
Durham Light Infantry
(1/5th Bn.)
formerly
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
18 Aug 1918 20 Son of Robert & Mary E Jones, of Grosvenor Villa, Rhosesmor. Glageon Communal Cemetery Extension, Nord, France.
Gunner
John Edward
JONES

29210
 Royal Field Artillery
("D" Bty. 60th Bde.)
7 Jan 1916 40 Son of Owen & Margaret Jones, of Block, High Street, Trelawnyd. Resident of Ferndale, Rhondda, Glamorgan. Portianos Military Cemetery, Greece.
Private
Samuel
JONES

3/3699
York and Lancaster Regiment
(2nd Bn.)
26 Jan 1916 34 John & Margaret Jones, Old Cross Keys, High Street, Trelawnyd. Enlisted in Barnsley, Yorkshire, England. La Brique Military Cemetery No.2, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.

 

1939-1945 War

Rank, Name &
Service Number
Service Died Age Details Cemetery or
Memorial
Major
Joseph
HEMELRYK
Royal Canadian Infantry Corps
attd.
1st Bn. Glasgow Highlanders Highland Light Infantry (City of Glasgow Regiment)
14 Apr 1945 33 Born Eton, Buckinghamshire, England. Son of Lieutenant-Colonel George Edward Hemelryk, O.B.E., J.P., & Elizabeth Mary Hemelryk, of Sefton, Rhuddlan Road, Rhyl. Resident of Brantford, Brant, Ontario, Canada. Holten Canadian War Cemetery, Overijssel, Netherlands.

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