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Saltney Ferry

The Saltney Ferry War Memorial commemorates those men of the area who died during World War I and World War II.
The memorials, formerly sited in St. Mathew's Church in Saltney Ferry (which was was destroyed by fire in 2008), are now in St Mark's Church in High Street, Saltney.

Saltney Ferry is a village to the west of the town of Saltney in Deeside, Flintshire. Between 1974 and 1996 it was in the county of Clwyd.

 

1914-1918 War

 

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private Samuel Leonard Cooper CLARKE 240638
Service:Cheshire Regiment (1/6th Bn.)
Died:1 Jun 1918
Age:22
Details:Son of George Alfred & May Clarke, 11 North Street, Saltney Ferry.
Cemetery or Memorial:Soissons Memorial, Aisne, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private Edwin DAVIES
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers
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Rank,Name & Service Number:Private Oliver Cecil EDWARDS 37086 & 2817
Service:Royal Berkshire Regiment(5th Bn.)formerlyCheshire Regiment
Died:5 Apr 1918
Age:23
Details:Son of Thomas Wilfred & Sarah Edwards, Glendale Broughton Road, Saltney.
Cemetery or Memorial:Pozieres Memorial, Somme, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private William Owen JONES 7439
Service:Royal Fusiliers - City of London Regiment(20th Bn. )
Died:31 Jul 1916
Age:28
Details:Son of Robert & Elizabeth Jones, of 58, Ewart Street, Saltney Ferry.
Cemetery or Memorial:St. Sever Cemetery, Rouen, Seine-Maritime, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Pioneer Edward Pulford MORRIS 159332
Service:Royal Engineers(No. 2 Spec. Coy.)
Died:6 Apr 1917
Age:21
Details:Son of Robert & Elizabeth Morris, of 55, Ewart Street, Saltney Ferry.
Cemetery or Memorial:Ecoivres Military Cemetery, Mont-St. Eloi, Pas de Calais, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private William Henry OWEN
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Royal Welsh Fusiliers   
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Rank,Name & Service Number:Rifleman William Riley PARKINSON 228620
Service:Monmouthshire Regiment(1st Bn.)
Died:25 Nov 1917
Age:19
Details:Son of Samuel & Mary Parkinson, of 70, Ewart Street, Saltney Ferry.
Cemetery or Memorial:Loos Memorial, Pas de Calais, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Bombardier Leonard Edmund WALKER W/1593
Service:Royal Field Artillery(119th Bde.)
Died:17 Oct 1918
Age:26
Details:Husband of Mary Emily Walker, of 22, North Street, Saltney Ferry.
Cemetery or Memorial:Moorseele Military Cemetery, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.

 

1939-1945 War

 

Rank,Name & Service Number:Sergeant Stanley ABRAM 909403
Service:205 Sqdn. Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve
Died:7 Dec 1941
Age:22
Details:Son of James Stanley & Louisa Abram
Cemetery or Memorial:Singapore Memorial, Singapore.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private George ATHERTON 3660055
Service:South Lancashire Regiment(6th Bn.)
Died:6 Jul 1940
Age:45
Details:Son of Frank & Sara Atherton; husband of Lena Atherton, of Saltney Ferry.
Cemetery or Memorial:Overleigh Cemetery, Chester, Cheshire, England.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Gunner George BUCKLEY 2940048
Service:Anti-Tank Regt. Royal Artillery59 (6th Bn. Hampshire Regt.)
Died:15 Aug 1944
Age:24
Details:Son of John & Rebecca Buckley, of Higher Ferry, Sealand.
Cemetery or Memorial:Banneville-le-Campagne War Cemetery, Calvados, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Aircraftman 2nd Class William Henry HOROBIN 1109882
Service:Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve
Died:25 Apr 1944
Age:23
Details:Son of T H & Dinah E Horobin, of Saltney Ferry.
Cemetery or Memorial:Singapore Memorial, Singapore.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Sapper Robert John LEWIS 1991059
Service:Royal Engineers(5 Bomb Disposal Sec.)
Died:7 Oct 1940
Age:24
Details:Son of Robert and Mary Lewis, of Saltney.
Cemetery or Memorial:Overleigh Cemetery, Chester, Cheshire, England.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Leading Aircraftman Cyril Edwin LEWIS 1692611
Service:Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve
Died:7 Apr 1946
Age:23
Details:Son of Robert & Mary Lewis, of Saltney.
Cemetery or Memorial:Overleigh Cemetery, Chester, Cheshire, England.

 

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