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Clocaenog War Memorial

Clocaenog

 

The Clocaenog War Memorial commemorates those men of the area who were killed during World War I and World War II. The memorial takes the form of standing cross in the grounds of St. Foddhyd's Parish Church in Maes Caenog.

 

Clocaenog is a village and community in the Vale of Clwyd, Denbighshire. Between 1974 and 1996 it was in the county of Clwyd.

Clocaenog War Memorial

 

1914-1918 War

 

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private ADDIS John William 21064
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(14th Bn.)
Died:7 Jul 1916
Age:32
Details:Son of William & Alice Sarah Addis, Cymro Inn,  Clawddnewydd.
Cemetery or Memorial:Corbie Communal Cemetery Extension, Somme, France

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private ASKEY James 8780
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(4th Bn.)
Died:24 Nov 1916
Age:31
Details:Born Llanfwrog. Also named on the Ruthin War Memorial.
Cemetery or Memorial:Lijssenthoek Military Cemetery, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private BARGUSS Albert Henry 12210
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(9th Bn.)
Died:25 Sep 1915
Age: 21
Details:Born in Yelford, Oxfordshire, England, son of Andrew & Martha Barguss. Enlisted at Wrexham.
Cemetery or Memorial:Loos Memorial, Pas de Calais, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Lance Corporal DAVIES G Stanley 15425
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(1st Bn.)
Died:3 Sep 1916
Age:28
Details:Son of John & Margaret Davies, of Penybryn, Clocaenog.
Cemetery or Memorial:Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private DAVIES Hugh Edward 266955, 8500
Service:Welsh Regiment (13th Bn.) formerly Royal Welsh Fusiliers
Died:21 Aug 1917
Age:22
Details:Son of Robert Ellis Mary Davies, Brynffynnon, Clocaenog. Also named on the Denbigh and Gwyddelwern War Memorials.
Cemetery or Memorial:Tyne Cot Memorial, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Gunner EDWARDS Evan 60461
Service:Royal Garrison Artillery(108th Siege Bty.)
Died:8 Apr 1918
Age:23
Details:Son of David & Eleanor Edwards, of Lodge Ucha, Cynfal, Corwen.
Cemetery or Memorial:Etaples Military Cemetery, Pas de Calais, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private HETHERINGTON William George 54846 & 1447
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(10th Bn.)formerlyDenbighshire Yeomanry
Died:28 Nov 1916   
Age:29
Details:Born Bootle, Lancashire, England. Son of William & Elizabeth Hetherington, of Mold, Flintshire. Also commemorated on the Mold War Memorial.
Cemetery or Memorial:Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private JONES Edward William 59271 & 016852
Service:Northumberland Fusiliers(25th Tyneside Irish Bn.)formerlyArmy Ordnance Corps
Died:11 Apr 1918
Age:28
Details:Born Llanelidan. Son of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas O. and Anne C Jones of Pen-y-Park, Bryn, Corwen. Brother of William Hugh Jones (below). Also named on the Corwen and Llanelidan War Memorials.
Cemetery or Memorial:Ploegstreert Memorial, Hainaut, Belgium

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private JONES William 54792
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(15th Bn.)
Died:27 Jul 1917
Age:22
Details:Son of Mrs Elizabeth Ann Jones, of Gweithdy, Bontuchel, Ruthin.
Cemetery or Memorial:Menin Gate Memorial, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Second Lieutenant JONES William Hugh
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(16th Bn.)
Died:21 Jun 1917
Age:28
Details:Son of Thomas O & Anne C Jones, of Penyparc, Bryn, Corwen. Brother of Edward William Jones (above). Also named on the Llanelidan War Memorial.
Cemetery or Memorial:Bard Cottage Cemetery, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private LOVESAY John Henry 134551
Service:Royal Army Medical Corps (67th Gen. Hospital)
Died:11 Dec 1918
Age:26
Details:Son of John and Harriet Lovesay, of Great Barrow, Chester.
Cemetery or Memorial:Mikra British Cemetery, Kalamaria, Greece.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private MORRIS Eben 200614 M.M.
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers (1st/4th Bn.)
Died:6 Apr 1918
Age:22
Details:Son of John and Jane Ann Morris. Also named on the Ruthin War Memorial.
Cemetery or Memorial:Martinsart British Cemetery, Somme, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private ROBERTS Robert Thomas 2784
Service:Welsh Guards(1st Bn.)
Died:11 Oct 1918
Age:40
Details:Son of the late John & Martha Roberts; husband of Ellen Gould (formerly Roberts), of Bryn Awel, Clawddnewydd.
Cemetery or Memorial:St. Vaast Communal Cemetery Extension, Nord, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Corporal SAVAGAR James Stephen 30513 M.M.
Service:Worcestershire Regiment(4th Bn.)
Died:29 Sep 1918
Age:21
Details:Son of Mrs Amy S Savagar, of Prinknash Park Gardens, Painswick, Stroud, Gloucestershire, England.
Cemetery or Memorial:Hooge Crater Cemetery, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private WILLIAMS W
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(4th Bn.)
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1939-1945 War

 

Rank,Name & Service Number:Fusilier EDWARDS Elwyn 4192899
Service:Royal Welch FusiliersandNo. 1 Commando
Died:28 Sep 1941   
Age:20
Details:Nephew of Jane Hughes, of Clawddnewydd; brother of Elizabeth McDonnell (nee Edwards), of Belfast, Northern Ireland.
Cemetery or Memorial:Luc-Sur-Mer Churchyard, Calvados, France.

 

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