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Llandyrnog

The Llandyrnog War Memorial commemorates those local people who died in World War I, World War II and the Falkland Islands.

Llandyrnog is a village in Denbighshire and is located in the Vale of Clwyd.  Between 1974 and 1996 the area was part of the county of Clwyd.

 

1914-1918 War

 

Rank,Name & Service Number:Lieutenant BEHRENS Robert Philip
Service:South Wales Borderers2nd Bn.
Died:25 Apr 1915
Age:21
Details:Son of George and Helen Behrens, of Fron Yw, Denbigh.
Cemetery or Memorial:Helles Memorial, Turkey.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Sailor CURTIS George
Service:Mercantile MarineH.M.H.S. Llandovery Castle  (Liverpool)
Died:27 Jun 1918
Age:30
Details:Born at Ruthin. Son of John & Maria Curtis; husband of Elizabeth Curtis (nee McCaffrey), of 28, Great Crosshall Street, Liverpool, England. A Canadian hospital ship, sunk by a German submarine off the south coast of Ireland.
Cemetery or Memorial:Tower Hill Memorial, London, England.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private EDWARDS Frederick 12233
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(2nd Bn.)
Died:14 Dec 1914   
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Born in St. Asaph, Flintshire
Cemetery or Memorial:Ste. Marie Cemetery, Le Havre, Seine-Maritime, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private FOULKES John 201125
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(5th Bn.)
Died:26 Mar 1917
Age:27
Details:Son of William and Frances Foulkes, of Canol-y-Waen, Llandyrnog.
Cemetery or Memorial:Jerusalem Memorial, Israel.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private GRIFFIES Frederick 265686
Service:King's Own Royal Lancaster Regiment(1st/4th Bn.)
Died:21 Sep 1917   
Age:37
Details:Son of William & Mary Griffies, of Cholmondeley, Malpas, Cheshire, England; husband of Helen Griffies, of 89, Sandhurst Street, Aigburth, Liverpool, England.
Cemetery or Memorial:Mendinghem Military Cemetery, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Fireman HUGHES Henry (Harry)
Service:Mercantile MarineS.S. Red Rose (Liverpool)
Died:22 May 1918
Age:38
Details:orn at Llandyrnog. Son of Margaret Hughes & the late Henry Hughes; husband of Elizabeth Hughes (nee Pany), of 15, Field Street, Holyhead, Anglesey. Sunk by a German submarine off Le Havre, France.
Cemetery or Memorial:Tower Hill Memorial, London, England.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private JONES Denis Lloyd 2284
Service:Welsh Guards(1st Bn.)
Died:16 Sep 1916
Age:19
Details:Son of S Ll Jones, of Llys Madoc, Llandyrnog, & the late John Jones.
Cemetery or Memorial:Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:JONES Edward   
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Rank,Name & Service Number:Private JONES Harold Harrison 639791
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers (4th Bn.)
Died:27 Mar 1915
Age:26
Details:Son of Mr William Jones, Glanrafon, Llandyrnog, Denbigh. (11 Census)
Cemetery or Memorial:Le Touret Memorial, Pas de Calais, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private JONES John Wynne 23269
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(17th Bn.)
Died:9 Jul 1916
Age:22
Details:Son of the late Evan Jones & Mary Jones, Fox Hole, Llangwyfan.
Cemetery or Memorial:Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private JONES Thomas Charles19689
Service:King's Shropshire Light Infantry(9th Bn.)
Died:6 May 1916
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Son of Mrs Jones, of Tan y Bryn, Llangwyfan.
Cemetery or Memorial:St. Gwyfan's Churchyard, Llangwyfan.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Lieutenant Colonel MADOCKS Henry John
Service:9th Bn. Royal Welsh Fusiliers
Died:25 Sep 1915
Age:49
Details:Son of Henry Robarts and Anne Amelia Madocks, Glanywern Hall, Llandyrnog; husband of Rachel Sophia Madocks, of Old Basing House, Basingstoke.
Cemetery or Memorial:Brown's Road Military Cemetery Festubert, Pas De Calais France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:OLIVER Ernest T  M.M.
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Rank,Name & Service Number:Private OWENS Francis (Frank) 1287
Service:Australian Infantry, A.I.F.(20th Bn.)
Died:11 Nov 1916
Age:28
Details:on of William & Margaret Owen, of Pen Llwyn, Llandyrnog. Also commemorated on the Abergele and St. George War Memorials.
Cemetery or Memorial:Dartmoor Cemetery, Becordel-Becourt, Somme, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:PARRY Arthur   
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Rank,Name & Service Number:Lance Corporal TOMKINSON Claude William15746
Service:King's Liverpool Regiment(17th Bn.)
Died:30 Jul 1916
Age:24
Details:Son of Mary Tomkinson, of Plas Ffordd Ddwr, Denbigh, & the late James Tomkinson.
Cemetery or Memorial:Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Driver WILLIAMS David T4/058348
Service:Royal Army Service Corps
Died:2 Jun 1917
Age:29
Details:Son of Edward & Jane Williams, of Llandyrnog.
Cemetery or Memorial:Hadra War Memorial Cemetery, Alexandria, Egypt.

Rank,Name & Service Number:WILLIAMS John
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Rank,Name & Service Number:Able Seaman WILLIAMS William Ellis R/4943
Service:Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve(Anson Bn. R.N. Div.)
Died:9 Apr 1918
Age:40
Details:Son of Thomas & Harriet Williams, of Tynycaeau, Llandyrnog; husband of of M L Williams, of Berwynfa, Llanrhaeadr ym Mochnant, Denbighshire. Also commemorated on the Llanrhaeadr ym Mochnant War Memorial.
Cemetery or Memorial:Varennes Military Cemetery, Somme, France.

 

1939-1945 War

 

Rank,Name & Service Number:Lieutenant COMBE David BoyceI A/1269
Service:2nd King Edward VII's Own Gurkha Rifles - The Sirmoor Rifles(2nd Bn.)
Died:10 Feb 1942
Age:21
Details:Son of Colonel Sydney Boyce Combe & Mrs. Grace Combe (nee Behrens, of TÅ· Gwyn, Llandyrnog), of Milborne Port, Somerset, England.
Cemetery or Memorial:Singapore Memorial, Singapore.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Pilot Officer JONES Robert John159052
Service:Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve(77 Sqdn.)
Died:3 Nov 1943
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Son of John Parry Jones & Elizabeth Jones, of Llandyrnog.
Cemetery or Memorial:Woensel General Cemetery, Eindhoven Noord-Brabant, Netherlands.

 

Post-1945

 

Rank,Name & Service Number:Guardsman EDWARDS Peter
Service:Welsh Guards(1st Bn.)
Died:8 June 1982
Age:19
Details:Bluff Cove FALKLAND ISLANDS
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