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The Saltney War Memorial commemorates those men of the area who died during World War I and World War II.
A standing cross is sited in the grounds of St Mark's Church in High Street, Saltney with memorial plaques commemorating those who died in World War I inside the church.

Saltney is a small town on Deeside in Flintshire and sits directly on the border with England. Between 1974 and 1996 it was in the county of Clwyd.

 

1914-1918 War

 

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private CARROLL Richard 17885
Service:Cheshire Regiment(10th Bn.)
Died:26 Apr 1916
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Born Keel Machel, Cork, Ireland.
Cemetery or Memorial:Ecoivres Military Cemetery, Mont-St Eloi, Pas de Calais, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Lieutenant COCKRILL Charles Whalley
Service:Royal Field Artillery("C" Bty. 160th Bde.)
Died:2 Feb 1918
Age:29
Details:Son of Charles P & Alizon Cockrill, of Briercliffe, Hough Green, Chester, Cheshire, England.
Cemetery or Memorial:Villers-Faucon Communal Cemetery Extension, Somme, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Lieutenant DARLINGTON Cecil Dutton
Service:Royal Air Force(204th Sqdn.)
Died:15 Aug 1918   
Age:26
Details:Son of Mrs. Darlington Banks, of Ottawa, Canada.
Cemetery or Memorial:  St. Julien Dessing Station Cemetery, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private DAVIES Edward 6387
Service:King's Shropshire Light Infantry(2nd Bn.)
Died:25 May 1915
Age:32
Details:Son of the late William & Mary Ann Davies.
Cemetery or Memorial:Menin Gate Memorial, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private DOUBLEDAY Clement 4279
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(14th Bn.)
Died:18 Feb 1917
Age:20
Details:Son of F Doubleday, of Saltney; husband of Ethel Maria Chambers (formerly Doubleday), of 16, Phillip Street, Hoole, Chester, Cheshire, England.
Cemetery or Memorial:Bard Cottage Cemetery, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private DOUBLEDAY James Lloyd 20631
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(2nd Bn.)
Died:4 Nov 1918
Age:36
Details:Son of Frederick & Martha Doubleday, of Green Lane, Saltney; husband of Mary Ann Doubleday, of 44, Briscoe Street, Ardwick, Manchester, England.
Cemetery or Memorial:Montay-Neuvilly Road Cemetery, Montay, Nord, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private EVANS Harold 2579
Service:Welsh Guards(1st Bn.)
Died:6 Mar 1917
Age:23
Details:Son of Mrs Ellen Evans, of 1, Jubilee Terrace, Saltney, & the late Hugh Evans.
Cemetery or Memorial:Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private FISHER Joseph 240970
Service:Cheshire Regiment(1st/5th Bn.)
Died:16 Jun 1917
Age:18
Details:Son of Thomas & Mercia Fisher, of 2, Williams Row, Bridge Street, Stone Bridge, Saltney.
Cemetery or Memorial:Tilloy British Cemetery, Tilloy-Les-Mofflaines, Pas de Calais, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private GHEEL Frank 26857
Service:Loyal North Lancashire Regiment(2nd/5th Bn.)
Died:24 Aug 1917
Age:19
Details:Son of Alfred & Clara Gheel, of 20 Curzon Street, Saltney.
Cemetery or Memorial:Cite Bonjean Military Cemetery, Armentieres, Nord, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Sergeant GRIFFITHS Joseph   
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Rank,Name & Service Number:Private HADDOCK Terence 15286
Service:Cheshire Regiment(12th Bn.)
Died:18 Sep 1918
Age:25
Details:Son of Jane Haddock, of 1, Vernon's Buildings, Saltney, & the late George Haddock.
Cemetery or Memorial:Doiran Memorial, Greece.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Major HULEATT Francis Hugh M.C.
Service:Royal Field Artillery("C" Bty. 83rd Bde.)
Died:28 Feb 1917
Age:30
Details:Born Cairo, Egypt. Son of Col. Hugh & Ellen Kathleen Huleatt; husband of Daisy Catherine Huleatt.
Cemetery or Memorial:Dernancourt Communal Cemetery Extension, Somme, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private JOHNSON Albert 10109
Service:Cheshire Regiment(1st Bn.)
Died:6 Sep 1916
Age:27
Details:Son of William H & Sarah Ann Johnson, of Chester, Cheshire, England.
Cemetery or Memorial:Abbeville Communal Cemetery, Somme, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private LLOYD James 7553 & 7641
Service:Cheshire Regiment (1st Bn.) formerly 7641 Royal Welsh Fusiliers
Died:22 Oct 1914
Age:29
Details:Son of Thomas and Elizabeth Lloyd, 44 Curzon Street, Saltney, Chester. (1911 Census)
Cemetery or Memorial:Le Touret Memorial, Pas de Calais, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private LLOYD Samuel 17884
Service:Cheshire Regiment (1/7th Bn.)
Died:26 Oct 1918
Age:18
Details:Son of Thomas & Jane E Lloyd, 22 Ewart Street, Saltney.
Cemetery or Memorial:Tyne Cot Memorial, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.

Rank,Name & Service Number:LLOYD Thomas
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Rank,Name & Service Number:Private LOCKLEY Joseph 109155
Service:Notts & Derby Regiment - Sherwood Foresters(1st Bn.)
Died:27 May 1918
Age:19
Details:Son of George & Ellen Lockley, of 14, Banks Row, Saltney.
Cemetery or Memorial:Soissons Memorial, Aisne, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:MATHER Tom
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Rank,Name & Service Number:Private McHUGH William 12530
Service:Cheshire Regiment(9th Bn.)
Died:7 Jun 1917
Age:22
Details:Son of James & Jane McHugh, of 1, Cambrian Row, Boundary Lane, Saltney.
Cemetery or Memorial:Menin Gate Memorial, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private MORRIS William 125852 & 69647
Service:Machine Gun Corps Infantry(25th Bn.formerlyRoyal Welsh Fusileers
Died:13 Oct 1918
Age:20
Details:Born in Mold, Flintshire. Son of Morris William Morris, of 8, Victoria Road, Saltney.
Cemetery or Memorial:Highland Cemetery, Le Cateau, Nord, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private MOULTON Robert Arthur 241517
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(5th/6th Bn.)
Died:1 Feb 1918
Age:44
Details:Husband of Jane Moulton, 2 Park View, Saltney.
Cemetery or Memorial:Jerusalem Memorial, Israel.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private PAGETT William Henry 1393
Service:Cheshire Regiment(1/5th Bn.)
Died:16 Jun 1915
Age:19
Details:Son of Thomas & Florence Pagett, 16 Curzon Street, Saltney.
Cemetery or Memorial:Bailleul Communal Cemetery Extension, Nord, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private PRICE Christopher Llewellyn 268302
Service:Cheshire Regiment(1st/7th Bn.)
Died:14 Oct 1918
Age:26
Details:Son of James and Ruth Price, of 5, Bridge Terrace, Stone Bridge, Saltney; husband of the late Emily Mary Price.
Cemetery or Memorial:Perth Cemetery (China Wall), West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Lance Corporal PROBERT William 45472
Service:King's Liverpool Regiment(2nd/6th Bn)
Died:12 Mar 1918
Age:27
Details:Son of Arthur & Annie Probert, of Marlston-cum-Lache, Chester, Cheshire, England; husband of Annie Probert, of Leonard House, 16, Leonard Street, Chester, Cheshire, England.
Cemetery or Memorial:Merville Communal Cemetery Extension, Nord, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private RATHBONE Richard 4521
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(1st Bn. )   
Died:26 Jan 1915
Age:20
Details:Son of James and Harriet Rathbone, Saltney.
Cemetery or Memorial:Ploegstreert Memorial, Hainaut, Belgium.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Second Lieutenant ROBERTS Alan Sheriff
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(14th Bn.)
Died:10 Jul 1916
Age:20
Details:Son of John Sheriff & Lydia Roberts, of The Gables, Curzon Park, Chester, Cheshire, England. Brother of Frederick and Henry Roberts (below).
Cemetery or Memorial:Dantzig Alley British Cemetery, Mametz, Somme, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Second Lieutenant ROBERTS Frederick Sheriff
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(1st Bn. attd. 9th Bn.)
Died:29 Aug 1918
Age:19
Details:Son of John Sheriff & Lydia Roberts, of The Gables, Curzon Park, Chester, Cheshire, England. Brother of Alan Roberts (above) and Henry Roberts (below).
Cemetery or Memorial:Chocques Military Cemetery, Pas de Calais, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Captain ROBERTS Henry Sheriff
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(17th Bn. formerly 5th Bn.)
Died:27 Aug 1917
Age:30
Details:Son of John Sheriff & Lydia Roberts, of The Gables, Curzon Park, Chester, Cheshire, England. Brother of Alan and Frederick Roberts (above).
Cemetery or Memorial:Tyne Cot Memorial, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private ROBERTS Joseph Alfred 38549
Service:Gloucestershire Regiment(8th Bn.)
Died:19 Sep 1917
Age:21
Details:Son of Alfred Roberts, of Chester Street, Saltney.
Cemetery or Memorial:Elzenwalle Brasserie Cemetery, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private ROBERTS Thomas 11262
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers (1st Bn.)
Died:19 Mar 1915
Age:24
Details:Son of Charles & Emily Roberts, of 37, Leaville Street, Boughton, Chester, Cheshire, England.
Cemetery or Memorial:Boulogne Eastern Cemetery, Pas de Calais, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private SHAW David 201785
Service:Cheshire Regiment(13th Bn.)
Died:23 Nov 1917
Age:38
Details:Son of George & Sarah Shaw, of Saltney.
Cemetery or Memorial:Cambrin Military Cemetery, Pas de Calais, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Corporal SILVER Fred Thomas 16212
Service:King's Liverpool Regiment(18th Bn.)
Died:1 Jul 1916
Age:25
Details:Husband of Mary E Silver, St Mark's Road, Saltney.
Cemetery or Memorial:Dantzig Alley British Cemetery, Mametz, Somme, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private SIMPSON Frank 260113
Service:Border Regiment(8th Bn.)
Died:3 Aug 1917
Age:29
Details:Son of Henry Rudolph & Lucy Ann Simpson, of 9, Dollar Street, Cirencester, Gloucestershire, England; husband of Annie Simpson (nee Partin), of The Willows Cottages, Great ...
Cemetery or Memorial:Menin Gate Memorial, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Lance Corporal SMITH George William 81594
Service: Royal Fusiliers(10th Bn.)
Died:1 Jul 1918
Age:19
Details:Son of Mr J W Smith, of 33, St. Mark's Road, Saltney.
Cemetery or Memorial:St. Amand British Cemetery, Pas de Calais, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private THOMAS Joseph 24677
Service:13th Bn. Cheshire Regiment
Died:26 Aug 1916
Age:32
Details:Son of George and Bella Thomas, 1 Victoria Road, Saltney, Chester
Cemetery or Memorial:Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France,

Rank,Name & Service Number:Second Lieutenant WARD Cyril Richard
Service:East Lancashire Regiment(3rd/1st)attd.Royal Engineers(Cheshire Field Coy.)
Died:14 Jul 1916
Age:32
Details:Son of Richard Potts Ward & Rose Anna Ward, of 4, Hough Green, Chester, Cheshire, England.
Cemetery or Memorial:Quarry Cemetery, Montauban, Somme, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:WARD William
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Rank,Name & Service Number:Lance Corporal WHITTY John Henry 37878
Service:Royal Berkshire Regiment(2nd Bn.)
Died:16 Aug 1917
Age:35
Details:Son of Thomas Whitty, of Hanley, Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, England; husband of Ada Fraser (formerly Whitty), of 110, Bedford Road, Rock Ferry, Cheshire, England.
Cemetery or Memorial:Menin Road South Military Cemetery, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.

 

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