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The Nercwys War Memorial commemorates those men of the area who died in two world wars.

Nercwys is a village and community in rural Flintshire. Between, 1974 and 1996, it was part of the county of Clwyd. An older, Anglicised, spelling of Nerquis can sometimes be found.


1914-1918 War


Rank,Name & Service Number:Private ROGERS David 93418, 49467
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers (16th Bn.) formerly South Wales Borderers
Died:4 Sept 1918
Details:The youngest son of the late David and Gwen Ellen Rogers, Trefrwd, Nerquis, Mold.
Cemetery or Memorial:St. Sever Cemetery Extension, Rouen, Seine-Maritime, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Second Lieutenant WALN Edward Ashton
Service:King's Liverpool Regiment(2nd/6th Bn.)
Died:21 Oct 1918
Details:Son of Adah H Waln, of Fron Hall, Mold & the late Edward Hunter Waln.
Cemetery or Memorial:Blandain Church Yard. Later moved to Tournai Communal Cemetery Allied Extension, Hainaut, Belgium.


1939-1945 War


Rank,Name & Service Number:Driver EVANS Emrys T/1808552
Service:Royal Army Service Corps.Also served in the Royal Artillery and the Airborne Division in north Africa and Greece.
Died:31 Dec 1946
Details:Son of David & Edith Evans, of Nercwys.
Cemetery or Memorial:Naples War Cemetery, Italy.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Craftsman GRIFFITHS Thomas Reginald 14697700
Service:Royal Electrical & Mechanical Corps
Died:13 Jun 1945
Details:Son of Thomas & Lucy Emma Griffiths, of Nercwys.
Cemetery or Memorial:Kirkee War Cemetery, India.




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