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Connahs Quay War Memorial

Connah's Quay & Shotton

Cei Connah & Shotton

The Connah's Quay & Shotton War Memorial commemorates those men of Connah's Quay and Shotton who died in the First and Second World Wars, and in more recent conflicts.  The memorial stands on Chester Road in Wepre and was unveiled on Sunday, 1st May, 1927.
There is also a memorial to those men of Connah's Quay who died in the First World War, taking the form of an engraved marble panel, inside St. Mark's Church

Connah's Quay & Shotton

Cei Connah & Shotton

 

1914-1918 War

 

Rank,Name & Service Number:Second Lieutenant Joseph Francis ADAMS
Service:Australian Infantry, A.I.F.(35th Bn.)
Died:12 Oct 1917
Age:29
Details:Son of James & Susanah Adams, of 102, Church Street, Connah's Quay. Native of Trelawnyd, Flintshire.
Cemetery or Memorial:Tyne Cot Cemetery, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Lance Corporal Samuel AMOS 12695
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(8th Bn.)
Died:9 Apr 1916
Age:26
Details:Husband of Mary Elizabeth Walton (formerly Amos), of 17, Brook Road, Shotton.
Cemetery or Memorial:Basra Memorial, Iraq.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Sergeant John Charles ATTWOOD 12956
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(9th Bn.)
Died:25 Sep 1915
Age:26
Details:Son of George & Phoebe Attwood, of 2, Beaconsfield Road, Shotton; husband of Janet Lillian Attwood, of Belmont Villas, Connah's Quay. Brother of Joseph George (below).
Cemetery or Memorial:Loos Memorial, Pas de Calais, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Sergeant Joseph George ATTWOOD 241200
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(16th Bn.)
Died:29 Oct 1918
Age:22
Details:Son of George and Phoebe Attwood, of Shotton. Brother of John Charles Attwood (above).
Cemetery or Memorial:Etaples Military Cemetery, Pas de Calais, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private Henry (Harry) AUTON 7656
Service:North Staffordshire Regiment(1st Bn.)
Died:26 Jun 1916   
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Born Crewe, Cheshire, England. Of Tobys Cottages, Nine Houses, Shotton.
Cemetery or Memorial:Bailleul Communal Cemetery Extension, Nord, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:C BAGBY
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Rank,Name & Service Number:Private James Cecil BAIRD 19535
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(15th Bn.)
Died:31 Jul 1917
Age:19
Details:Son of Thomas & Mary A Baird, 13, Church Street, Connah's Quay.
Cemetery or Memorial:Artillery Wood Cemetery, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private Hugh BAIRD 463599
Service:Canadian Infantry(7th Bn.)
Died:15 Aug 1917
Age:31
Details:Son of James & the late Jane Baird, of Golftyn Lane, Connah's Quay.
Cemetery or Memorial:Vimy Memorial, Pas de Calais, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Lieutenant Thomas BATE
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(5th Bn.)
Died:26 Mar 1917
Age:  26
Details:Son of Thomas & Perenna Bate, of Kelsterton.
Cemetery or Memorial:Jerusalem War Memorial, Israel.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private Gilbert BENNETT D/10182
Service:6th Dragoon Guards(Carabiniers)
Died:8 May 1915
Age:19
Details:Son of Thomas Brown Bennett, of Dee View, Connah's Quay.
Cemetery or Memorial:Bailleul Communal Cemetery, Extension, Nord, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private Richard BENNETT 202352
Service:Gloucestershire Regiment(2nd/4th Bn.)
Died:27 Aug 1917
Age:  20
Details:Son of Joseph & Mary Bennett, of 350, High Street, Connah's Quay.
Cemetery or Memorial:Tyne Cot Memorial, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Sergeant Samuel BENNETT 5845
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(1st Bn.)
Died:14 Jul 1916
Age:44
Details:Husband of Catherine, 47 Glynne Street, Queensferry, Flintshire. Born in Northop (also commemorated on the Hawarden War Memorial.
Cemetery or Memorial:Caterpillar Valley Cemetery, Longueval, Somme, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private William John BENNETT 20707
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(14th Bn.)
Died:10 Jul 1916
Age:21
Details:Son of William Bennett, of 48, Church Street, Connah's Quay.
Cemetery or Memorial:Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Lance Sergeant Percival BELLIS 12713
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(9th Bn.)
Died:25 Sep 1915
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Son of Edward & Matilda Bellis, of 70 Trilby Terrace, Shotton.
Cemetery or Memorial:Loos Memorial, Pas de Calais, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private Thomas BITHELL 20852
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(14th Bn.)
Died:5 Jun 1916
Age:28
Details:Son of Eliza Bithell, of Shotton, & the late William Bithell; husband of Agnes Maude Brooks (formerly Bithell), of Tobys Cottages, Brook Road, Shotton.
Cemetery or Memorial:Rues-du-Bacquerot No. 1 Military Cemetery, Laventie, Pas de Calais, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private Charles Edward BOWLEY 240835 & 2611
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(5th/6th Bn.)
Died:10 Jan 1919
Age:25
Details:Born in Swansea, Glamorgan. Son of John & Elizabeth, of 19, Dock Road, Shotton.
Cemetery or Memorial:Hadra War Cemetery, Alexandria, Egypt.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private John W BRASSINGTON 69835
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(11th Bn.)
Died:18 Sep 1918   
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Born Ewloe. Son of George & the late Eliza Brassington, of Shotton.
Cemetery or Memorial:Doiran Memorial, Greece.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private James BROCKLEY 12133
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(8th Bn.)
Died:9 Aug 1915   
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Son of John & Frances M Brockley, of Connah's Quay.
Cemetery or Memorial:Helles Memorial, Turkey.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private Noah BROMLEY 6380
Service:South Wales Borderers(1st Bn.)
Died:17 Nov 1914
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Born Bilston, Staffordshire, England. Husband of Lily Bromley, of High Street, Connah's Quay.
Cemetery or Memorial:Menin Gate Memorial, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private Henry BROUGHTON 12736
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(10th Bn.)
Died:16 Aug 1916
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Born Wednesbury, Staffordshire, England. Enlisted at Shotton.
Cemetery or Memorial:Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Charles BULLOCK
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Born 1877 in Warmtourn, Staffordshire, England. Husband of Mary Ann Bullock, 29 Bridge Street. Shotton.
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Rank,Name & Service Number:Private Harry BULLOCK 11509
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(8th Bn.)
Died:28 Aug 1915   
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Born Hanley, Staffordshire, England. Son of Albert & Jane Bullock, of 76, Ash Grove, Shotton.
Cemetery or Memorial:Helles Memorial, Turkey.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Lance Corporal Arthur BUNNELL 5839
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(1st Bn.)
Died:16 May 1915   
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Born Tarvin, Cheshire, England. Son of William & Harriett Bunnell, of Eleanor Hose, Shotton.
Cemetery or Memorial:Le Touret Memorial, Pas de Calais, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private Cornelius Edward CAMERON 3520
Service:King's Liverpool Regiment(10th Bn.)transferred to Labour Corps
Died:27 Oct 1918
Age:29
Details:Son of William Taylor & Mary Cameron Taylor, of 96, Church Street, Connah's Quay.
Cemetery or Memorial:Connah's Quay Cemetery.

Rank,Name & Service Number:PrivateThomas CAMPDEN 39539
Service:South Wales Borderers(2nd Bn.)
Died:4 Jul 1917
Age:22
Details:Son of William Henry & Harriett Eliza Campden, of 53, Brook Road, Shotton. Brother of William Henry Campden (see below).
Cemetery or Memorial:Mendinghem Military Cemetery, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private William Henry CAMPDEN 46221
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(9th Bn.)
Died:7 Apr 1917
Age:23
Details:Son of William Henry & Harriett Eliza Campden, of 53, Brook Road, Shotton. Brother of Thomas Campden (see above).
Cemetery or Memorial:Bailleul Communal Cemetery Extension, Nord, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Rifleman Henry Charles CARTER C/331
Service:King's Royal Rifle Corps(16th Bn.)
Died:15 Jul 1916
Age:36
Details:Son of the late Henry Charles & Priscilla Carter, of Pen y Llan House, Connah's Quay; husband of Agnes Carter, of 35, Dee View Road, Connah's Quay.
Cemetery or Memorial:Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Sergeant Alfred CASTREY 5790
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(1st Bn.)
Died:3 May 1918
Age:21
Details:Son of Thomas James & Harriet Castrey, of Shotton.
Cemetery or Memorial:Granezza British Cemetery, Italy.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Lance Corporal E CATTON 2295
Service:Leicestershire Regiment(4th Bn.)
Died:15 Apr 1916   
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Born Warringto, Lancashire, England. Son of Isaac & Lydia Catton, of 23, Kirby Grove, Shotton.
Cemetery or Memorial:Gilroes Cemetery, Leicester, England.

Rank,Name & Service Number:R CLAYTON
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Rank,Name & Service Number:Private Samuel COOPER 17236
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(13th Bn.)
Died:22 Apr 1918
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Son of James & Jane Cooper, of 3, Quay Street, Shotton; husband of Jane Cooper, of, Hawthorn Cottage, Shotton.
Cemetery or Memorial:Pozieres Memorial, Somme, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private Thomas COOPER 41271 & 69361
Service:South Wales Borderers(2nd Bn.)formerlyRoyal Welsh Fusiliers
Died:20 Nov 1917   
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Son of Martha Cooper, of 13, Golftyn Street, Connah's Quay.
Cemetery or Memorial:Cambrai Memorial, Louverval, Nord, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private George Thomas COTTERIL 36075
Service:15th Bn. Royal Warwickshire Regiment. (Formerly 4/21619, Ches. Regt.)
Died:27 Sep 1918
Age:19
Details:Son of Thomas and Florence Cotterill, 6 Butler St, Shotton Flintshire. (1911 Census). Also commemorated on the Hawarden War Memorial.
Cemetery or Memorial:Neuville-Bourjonval British Cemetery, Pas de Calais, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:William COULSON 10297,
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Rank,Name & Service Number:Private Arthur DALTON 385934 & 25434
Service:Labour Corps 770 A.E.Coy
Died:9 Aug 1919
Age:41
Details:Brother of Mrs S McManus, of Grove House, Mold Road, Connah's Quay.
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Rank,Name & Service Number:Gunner Albert Curwen DARBEY 84874
Service:Royal Garrison Artillery(229th Siege Bty.)
Died:11 May 1917
Age:20
Details:Son of Mr. and Mrs. A. E. Darbey, of 36, Buder St., Shotton. Also commemorated on the Hawarden War Memorial.
Cemetery or Memorial:Cabaret-Rouge British Cemetery, Souchez, Pas de Calais, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:PrivateJohn Edward DARBEY 241043 & 3099
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(5th/6th Bn.)
Died:31 Oct 1918
Age:31
Details:Son of John & Sarah Darbey, of Chester Road, Shotton.
Cemetery or Memorial:Cairo War Memorial Cemetery, Egypt.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private Ronald Alexander DAVIDSON PLY/835(S)
Service:Royal Marine Light Infantry(Employment Coy., R.N. Div.)
Died:20 Feb 1918   
Age:37
Details:Son of Nathanial & Margaret Davidson, of Wrexham.
Cemetery or Memorial:Rocquigny-Equancourt Road British Cemetery, Manancourt, Somme, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private Arthur Raymond DAVIES 53954
Service:Welsh Regiment(15th Bn.)
Died:27 Jul 1917
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Son of John & Margaret Davies, of 2, Cestrian Street, Connah's Quay.
Cemetery or Memorial:Welsh Cemetery (Caesar's Nose), West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private Robert DAVIES 12949
Service:9th Bn. Royal Welsh Fusiliers
Died:25 Sep 1915
Age:18
Details:Son of Robert and Elizabeth Davies, Mill Lane, Buckley. (1911 Census). Also commemorated on the Buckley War Memorial.
Cemetery or Memorial:Loos Memorial, Pas de Calais, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Sergeant William DAVIES 349
Service:5th Bn. Royal Welsh Fusiliers
Died:14 Sep 1915
Age:21
Details:Son of Edward and Mary Davies, 87 Summer Hill, Flint. (Also commemorated on the Flint War Memorial)
Cemetery or Memorial:Pieta Military Cemetery, Malta.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Warrant Officer Joseph DOONAN 515844
Service:Labour Corps
Died:14 Aug 1926
Age:52
Details:Husband of Alice Davies.
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Rank,Name & Service Number:Private Benjamin DUTTON 5699
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(1st or 3rd Bn.)
Died:29 Dec 1914   
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Born Pontnewynydd, Monmouthshire. Son of Benjamin & Martha, of 2, Mold Road, Connah's Quay. Staffs?
Cemetery or Memorial:Connah's Quay Cemetery.

Rank,Name & Service Number:W ELLIS
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Rank,Name & Service Number:Private William Edward EVANS 240978
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(5th Bn.)
Died:28 Mar 1917
Age:20
Details:Son of Mrs E Foulkes, of 2, Mold Road, Connah's Quay.
Cemetery or Memorial:Deir el Belah War Cemetery, Gaza, Palestine.

Rank,Name & Service Number:W J EVANS
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Rank,Name & Service Number:William FELLOWS
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Husband of Susanna Fellows, of 6, Upper Brook Street, Connah's Quay. Father of William Fellows (see below).
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Rank,Name & Service Number:Private William FELLOWS 127623
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(9th Bn.)
Died:20 Nov 1916
Age:23
Details:Born Hednesford, Staffordshire, England. Son of William & Susanna Fellows, of 6, Upper Brook Street, Connah's Quay. Son of William Fellows (see above).
Cemetery or Memorial:Thiepval Memoriaal, Somme, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:PrivateThomas Henry FISHER 345691 & 44034
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(24th Denbighshire Yeomanry Bn.)
Died:27 Dec 1917
Age:35
Details:Husband of Betsy Fisher, 49 Farley St, West Bromwich (1911 Census)
Cemetery or Memorial:Jerusalem Memorial, Israel and Palestine (including Gaza)

Rank,Name & Service Number:P FOLEY
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Rank,Name & Service Number:Private Douglas Alfred FORRESTER 28403
Service:South Wales Borderers(4th Bn.)
Died:27 Feb 1918
Age:21
Details:Son of Samuel & Elizabeth Forrester, of 13, Brook Road, Shotton.
Cemetery or Memorial:North Gate Cemetery, Baghdad, Iraq.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private Herbert FOULKES 35034 & 15254
Service:Yorkshire Regiment(5th Bn.)formerlyRoyal Welsh Fusiliers
Died:3 Oct 1918
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Of 19, Church Street, Connah's Quay.
Cemetery or Memorial:Glageon Communal Cemetery Extension, Nord, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Sergeant Abraham FREETH 11516
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(8th Bn.)
Died:18 Apr 1916   
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Born in Moxley, Wednesbury, Staffordshire, England.  Resident of 53, Brook Road, Shotton.
Cemetery or Memorial:Basra Memorial, Iraq.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private Ernest  Edward GARRATT 15987
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(13th Bn.)
Died:11 Jul 1916   
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Born Liverpool, Lancashire, England. Son of William & Sarah Garratt, of 3, New Street, Connah's Quay.
Cemetery or Memorial:Menin Gate Memorial, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private Albert GLENDENNING 11526
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(8th Bn.)
Died:7 Aug 1915
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Helles Memorial, Turkey.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private John Jack GRAINGER 96599 & 30859
Service:Tank Corps(14th Bn.)formerlySuffolk Regiment
Died:6 Nov 1918
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Born in St. Pancras, Middlesex, England.
Cemetery or Memorial:Buried in Busigny Communal Cemetery Extension, Nord, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:T GREEN
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Rank,Name & Service Number:Master Frederick John GRENFELL
Service:Mercantile Marine Hannah Croasdell(Connah's Quay)
Died:26 Feb 1917   
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Husband of Phoebe Grenfell (nee Shaw). Sunk by mine, off St. Ann's Head, Milford Haven, Pembrokeshire.
Cemetery or Memorial:Tower Hill Memorial, London, England.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private Arthur GRIFFITHS 12637
Service:8th Bn. Royal Welsh Fusiliers.
Died:5 Apr 1916
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Also commemorated on the Hawarden War Memorial.
Cemetery or Memorial:Basra Memorial, Iraq.

Rank,Name & Service Number:C E GRIFFITHS
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Rank,Name & Service Number:Lance Corporal Evan GRIFFITHS 12942
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(9th Bn.)
Died:22 Mar 1918
Age:27
Details:Son of Griffith & Ann Griffiths, of 1, Union Street, Connah's Quay.
Cemetery or Memorial:Arras Memorial, Pas de Calais, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private GRIFFITHS Michael Henry 21488
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers("A" Coy. 14th Bn.)
Died:25 Feb 1917
Age:43
Details:Husband of Kate Maria Griffiths, of 158, High Street, Connah's Quay.
Cemetery or Memorial:Bard Cottage Cemetery, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private Robert HALL 240465 M.M.
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(1st/5th Bn.)
Died:7 Nov 1917
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Of Ashton under Lyne, Lancashire, England. Enlisted at Connah's Quay.
Cemetery or Memorial:Beersheba War Cemetery, Israel.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Sergeant Jonathan HARGEAVES 240158
Service:5th Battalion Royal Welsh Fusiliers (Formerly 6096, Royal Engineers)
Died:26 Mar 1917
Age:34
Details:Son of Jonathan Hargreaves; husband of Mary Cissie Hargreaves, of 20, Castle St., Flint.
Cemetery or Memorial:Jerusalem Memorial, Israel and Palestine (including Gaza)

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private William George Thomas HART 8323
Service:Essex Regiment(2nd Bn.)
Died:21 Oct 1914
Age:31
Details:Son of Alfred & Angelica Hart, of 16, Crossway Council Houses, Shotton.
Cemetery or Memorial:Ploegteert Memorial, Hainaut, Belgium.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private Alfred HEWITT 18243
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(16th Bn.)
Died:11 Jul 1916
Age:30
Details:Son of Stephen & Elizabeth Hewitt, of Connah's Quay; husband of M A Jones (formerly Hewitt).
Cemetery or Memorial:Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:G HEWITT
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Rank,Name & Service Number:Private Arthur HIGGINS 54578
Service:21st Bn. Machine Gun Corps (Infantry)
Died:18 Sep 1918
Age:35
Details:Brother of Mr. J. Higgins, of 22, Navigation St., Wolverhampton. Formerly 3817, R.W. F.
Cemetery or Memorial:Vis-En-Artois Memorial, Pas de Calais, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Rifleman Albert James HIPKISS 208116 & 6188
Service:Rifle Brigade(19th Bn.)formerlyWorcestershire Regiment(5th Bn.)
Died:1 Jan 1917
Age:40
Details:Born Bilston, Staffordshire, England. Died at sea.
Cemetery or Memorial:Mikra Memorial, Greece.

Rank,Name & Service Number:F HODKINSON
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Rank,Name & Service Number:T J HODSON   is this Hooson again???
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Rank,Name & Service Number:Private Thomas J HOOSON 11849
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(8th Bn.)
Died:4 Oct 1915
Age:36
Details:Son of Edward & Sarah Ann Hooson, of 13, Chapel Street, Connah's Quay.
Cemetery or Memorial:Green Hill Cemetery, Gallipoli, Turkey.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private Frederick HOTCHKISS 33415
Service:Herefordshire Regiment(1st/1st Bn.)
Died:6 Nov 1917
Age:28
Details:Son of William & Sarah Hotchkiss, of 15, Dee Road, Connah's Quay. Brother of Richard Benjamin Hotchkiss (below).
Cemetery or Memorial:Beersheba War Cemetery, Israel.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private Richard Benjamin HOTCHKISS 53937
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(1st Bn.)
Died:3 Apr 1917
Age:20
Details:Son of William& Sarah Hotchkiss, of 15, Dee Road, Connah's Quay. Brother of Frederick Hotchkiss (above).
Cemetery or Memorial:St. Leger British Cemetery, Pas de Calais, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private Alfred HUGHES 528
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(5th Bn.)
Died:12 Aug 1915   
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Son of Alfred & Esther A Hughes, of 9, Chapel Street, Connah's Quay.
Cemetery or Memorial:Helles Memorial, Turkey.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Lance Corporal Edward HUGHES 4829
Service:1st Bn. Cheshire Regiment
Died:24 Aug 1914
Age:41
Details:Stepson of Roger Henry Bellis, of "Oak Dene," Chester Rd., Flint, and son of the late Annie Bellis (formerly Hughes). Also commemorated on the Flint and Hawarden War Memorials.
Cemetery or Memorial:La Ferte-Sous-Jouarre Memorial, Seine-et-Marne, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Harry HUGHES   
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Rank,Name & Service Number:F HUGHES
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Rank,Name & Service Number:Private John HUGHES TU/219007
Service:14th Line of Communication Coy. Army Service Corps.
Died:18 Dec 1916
Age:30
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Calais Southern Cemetery, Pas de Calais, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:J HUGHES
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Rank,Name & Service Number:J E HUGHES
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Rank,Name & Service Number:R H HUGHES
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Rank,Name & Service Number:C HUMPHREY
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Rank,Name & Service Number:J H HUMPHREYS
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Rank,Name & Service Number:Lieutenant-Colonel Charles HURLBUTT
Service:2/5th Bn. Royal Welsh Fusiliers
Died:15 Mar 1917
Age:45
Details:Son of Henry and Mary J Hurlbutt, Dee Cottage, Saltney, Hawarden; brother of Lieutenant-Colonel Henry Hurlbutt and Frank Hurlbutt.
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Rank,Name & Service Number:Private Griffith JENKINS 909
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(5th Bn.)
Died:21 Aug 1915
Age: 19
Details:Son of John & Elizabeth Jenkins, of 15, King Edward Street, Shotton.
Cemetery or Memorial:Helles Memorial, Turkey.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Sergeant Richard Herbert JOHNSON 78476
Service:Royal Engineers(25th Div. Signal Coy.)
Died:25 Oct 1918
Age:38
Details:Son of the late Richard & Annie Johnson, of Balfour Street, Liverpool, England; husband of Frances Johnson, of 74, The Laurels, Connah's Quay.
Cemetery or Memorial:Premont British Cemetery, Aisne, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private William Henry JOHNSON 12381
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(10th Bn.)
Died:19 Nov 1916
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Cemetery or Memorial:Ontario Cemetery, Sans-Le-Marquion, Pas de Calais, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Second Lieutenant Robert James JOLLE
Service:Cheshire Regiment(1st Bn.)
Died:22 Aug 1918
Age:24
Details:Born in India. Son of Sidney John & Mary Agnes Jolley, Shotton Lane, Shotton.
Cemetery or Memorial:Bagneux British Cemetery, Gezaincourt, Somme, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private Alfred JONES 21594
Service:Bedfordshire Regiment(4th Bn.)
Died:13 Apr 1918
Age:19
Details:Son of Edward & M Alice Jones, of 10, Church Road, Connah's Quay.
Cemetery or Memorial:Gezaincourt Communal Cemetery Extension, Somme, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Lance Corporal Benjamin JONES 36077
Service:9th Bn. Royal Welsh Fusiliers.
Died:22 Mar 1918
Age:20
Details:Son of James and Mary E Jones, Chapel House East, Northop, Flints . Also commemorated on the Northop and Northop Hall War Memorials.
Cemetery or Memorial:Arras Memorial, Pas de Calais, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private Edward Henry JONES 718349 & 3076
Service:London Regiment(1st/23rd Bn.)formerlyRoyal Welsh Fusiliers
Died:22 Aug 1918
Age:19
Details:Son of Edward & Esther Jones, of 7, Bank Road, Connah's Quay.
Cemetery or Memorial:Vis-en-Artois Memorial, Pas de Calais, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private Francis George JONES 12822
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(9th Bn.)
Died:25 Sep 1915
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Cemetery or Memorial:Vieille-Chapelle New Military Cemetery, Lacouture, Pas de Calais, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private Isaac JONES 12051
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(8th Bn.)
Died:12 Aug 1915
Age:29
Details:Son of William & Catherine Jones, of Islay House, 7, Glynne Steet, Connah's Quay; husband of Francis Alice Jones, of 2, Albert Place, Connah's Quay.
Cemetery or Memorial:Helles Memorial, Turkey.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Lance Corporal Joseph JONES 16425
Service:South Lancashire Regiment(2nd Bn.)
Died:3 Aug 1917
Age:28
Details:Husband of Mary Matilda Jones, of 8, High Street, Connah's Quay.
Cemetery or Memorial:Menin Gate Memorial, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.

Rank,Name & Service Number:John C JONES
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Rank,Name & Service Number:Lance Corporal John Francis JONES 12772
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(8th Bn.)
Died:22 Aug 1915
Age:26
Details:Husband of Amy Jones, of South Terrace, Hawarden.
Cemetery or Memorial:Helles Memorial, Turkey.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private John Gregson JONES 1784
Service:Welsh Guards(1st Bn.)
Died:29 Apr 1916
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Born Ashton-in-Makerfield, Lancashire, England. Son of William and Esther Jones, of Tan Rhiw, Ffynnongroew, Flintshire.
Cemetery or Memorial:Potijze Burial Ground Cemetery, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.

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Rank,Name & Service Number:Private Richard James JONES 5708
Service:1st Bn. Royal Welsh Fusiliers
Died:16 May 1915
Age:32
Details:Husband of Gertrude Jones, 11 Dee Road, Connah's Quay
Cemetery or Memorial:Pont-Du-Hem Military Cemetery, La Gorgue, Nord, France

Rank,Name & Service Number:R Ll JONES
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Connah's Quay Cemetery.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private William JONES 11544
Service:8th Bn. Royal Welsh Fusiliers
Died:11 Apr 1917
Age:22
Details:Son of Frederick Jones and Catherine A. Hughes, 14 Waterloo Street, Connah's Quay. Also on the Hawarden Memorial.
Cemetery or Memorial:Basra Memorial, Iraq.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private William John JONES 5841
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(8th Bn.)
Died:12 Aug 1915
Age:40
Details:Son of Mrs Mary Jones, of 48, King Edward Street, Shotton.
Cemetery or Memorial:Helles Memorial, Turkey.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Lance Sergeant Robert LATHAM 20706
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(8th Bn.)
Died:15 Oct 1918
Age:21
Details:Son of John & Hannah Latham, of 27, Dee View Road, Connah's Quay.
Cemetery or Memorial:Terlincthun British Cemetry, Wimille, Pas de Calais, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private Andrew LAVIN 55298
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(14th Bn.)
Died:23 Apr 1918   
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Born 1987 in Ashton-under-Lyne, Lancashire, England. Son of Andrew and Ellen Lavin, of Birkenhead, Cheshire, England.
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Rank,Name & Service Number:B LEDDY
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Rank,Name & Service Number:Private Leonard LEFFLEY 11584
Service:8th Bn. Royal Welsh Fusiliers and latterly 34663 Private 5th Bn. South Wales Borderers
Died:30 May 1918
Age:23
Details:Husband of Mrs. E. M. R. Lefley, of 38, Holmes Lane, Litherland, Liverpool. Son of William and Eliza Lefley, 28 Kirby Grove, Shotton.
Cemetery or Memorial:Soissons Memorial, Aisne, France

Rank,Name & Service Number:Gunner George Henry LEWIS 735714
Service:Territorial Force Royal Horse Artillery and Royal Field Artillery(265th Bde.)
Died:3 Nov 1917
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Born in Penyffordd.
Cemetery or Memorial:Beersheba War Cemetery, Israel.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private Griffith Thomas LEWIS 45904
Service:Machine Gun Corps Infantry(50th Bn.)
Died:12 Apr 1918
Age:20
Details:Son of William Lewis, of 50, Station Road, Queensferry, & the late Mary Anne Lewis.
Cemetery or Memorial:Ploegstreert Memorial, Hainaut, Belgium.

Rank,Name & Service Number:H LEWIS
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Rank,Name & Service Number:Lance Corporal David James LLOYD 12080
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(8th Bn.)
Died:2 Sep 1915
Age:21
Details:Son of Abraham & Prudence Lloyd, of 143, Church Street, Connah's Quay.
Cemetery or Memorial:Connah's Quay Cemetery.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private Joseph LOVATT 291917
Service:Welsh Regiment(2nd Bn.)
Died:25 Sep 1918
Age:19
Details:Son of Samuel R & Lucy Lovatt, of Coppacks Cottages, 9 Houses, Shotton.
Cemetery or Memorial:Brie British Cemetery, Somme, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Gunner William LOWE 136554
Service:Royal Horse Artillery and Royal Field Artillery
Died:4 Nov 1917
Age:20
Details:Son of Susan Lowe, of 31, Bridge Street, Shotton.
Cemetery or Memorial:Mont Huon Military Cemetery, Le Treport, Seine-Maritime, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Lieutenant Joseph Francis MacINTOSH
Service:3rd Bn. attd. 2nd Bn. Royal Welsh Fusiliers
Died:10 Oct 1918
Age:27
Details:Son of Thomas and Mary Phoebe McIntosh, 51 Salisbury Street, Shotton (1911 Census)
Cemetery or Memorial:Grangegorman Military Cemetery, County Dublin, Republic of Ireland.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private William MARLAND 19817
Service:South Wales Borderers(4th Bn.)
Died:12 Aug 1915
Age:34
Details:Son of Mrs Mercy Marland, of 32, Kingsley Road, Garden City, Queensferry.
Cemetery or Memorial:Helles Memorial, Turkey

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private David MARROW 15187
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(10th Bn.)
Died:24 Jan 1916
Age:28
Details:Born Northop. Son of the late David & Martha Marrow, of Connah's Quay.
Cemetery or Memorial:Menin Gate Memorial, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private Fred MARROW 8284
Service:Cheshire Regiment(1st Bn.)
Died:18 Oct 1914
Age:24
Details:Son of George & Mary Alice Marrow, of 2, Egmont Terrace, Hough Hill, Stalybridge, Cheshire, England.
Cemetery or Memorial:Le Touret Memorial, Pas de Calais, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private Samuel MARSTON 12781
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(10th Bn.)
Died:17 Feb 1916
Age:35
Details:Born Oldbury, Staffordshire, England. Son of John & Mary Ann Marston; husband of Margaret Ann Marston, of 16, Bennett St., Stalybridge, Cheshire, England. Former resident of  Shotton.
Cemetery or Memorial:Menin Gate Memorial, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Bombadier Alexander MARTIN 137260
Service:Royal Garrison Artillery(39th Siege Bty.)
Died:29 Nov 1918
Age:25
Details:Son of John Fish Martin & Alice Maude Martin, of Shotton.
Cemetery or Memorial:Terlincthun British Cemetery, Wimille, Pas de Calais, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private Herbert (Harry?) John Richard MASON 15186
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(10th Bn.)
Died:19 Nov 1916
Age:39
Details:Son of Herbert Richard and Eliza Mason, of Liverpool, England; husband of Mary Mason of 16, Prince's Street, Connah's Quay.
Cemetery or Memorial:Bertrancourt Military Cemetery, Somme, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Corporal Frederick MATHER 240541
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(5th Bn.)
Died:26 Mar 1917   
Age:36
Details:Son of the late Charles and Jane Mather, of Maes y Dre, Mold, Flintshire; husband of Margaret Mather, of 1, Spring Street, Connah's Quay.
Cemetery or Memorial:Jerusalem Memorial, Israel.

Rank,Name & Service Number:PrivateArthur WilliamMATTHEWS12706
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(8th Bn.)
Died:11 Aug 1915
Age:34
Details:Son of John & Matilda Matthews, of 1, Wood Street, Lanesfield, Wolverhampton, England; husband of Emma Jane Matthews, of 34, Spring Street, Connah's Quay.
Cemetery or Memorial:Helles Memorial, Turkey

Rank,Name & Service Number:Gunner Thomas William MATTHEWS 78971
Service:400th Bty. 14th Bde. Royal Horse Artillery
Died:6 Oct 1918
Age:27
Details:Son of Mrs. Selina Matthews, of 12, Toll End Rd., Great Bridge, Tipton, Staffs.
Cemetery or Memorial:Flesquirès Hill British Cemetery, Nord, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:J McDOWELL
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Rank,Name & Service Number:Private John MILLINGTON 13315
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers("C" Coy. 9th Bn.)
Died:25 Sep 1915
Age:18
Details:Son of Albert & Minnie Millington, of 7, Maude Street, Connah's Quay.
Cemetery or Memorial:Loos Memorial, Pas de Calais, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Corporal Osborne MORGAN 20524
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(14th Bn.)
Died:8 Jul 1917
Age:21
Details:Son of Robert and Margaret Morgan, of Bagillt, Flintshire.
Cemetery or Memorial:Etaples Military Cemetery, Pas de Calais, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:D J MORRIS
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Rank,Name & Service Number:Private Isaac Walter MORRIS 36692
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(13th Bn.)
Died:31 Jul 1917
Age:19
Details:Brother of Miss M T Morris, of 17, Henrietta Street, Shotton. Also listed on the Hawarden Memorial.
Cemetery or Memorial:Menin Gate Memorial, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.

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Rank,Name & Service Number:Private Randall Foulkes MORRIS 11895
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(8th Bn.)
Died:7 Aug 1915
Age:23
Details:Son of Edward & Hannah Morris, of 24, Wellington Street, Shotton. Native of Flint.
Cemetery or Memorial:Shrapnel Valley Cemetery, Turkey.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private Percy NADIN 201414   
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(5th Bn.)
Died:6 Nov 1917
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Son of Michael & Mary Nadin, of "The Leonards", Ash Grove, Shotton.
Cemetery or Memorial:Kantara War Memorial Cemetery,Egypt

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private Percy NICHOLS 11536
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(8th Bn.)
Died:20 Oct 1915
Age:18
Details:Son of Mr W J & Mrs J E Nichols, of Cycle Stores, Queensferry.
Cemetery or Memorial:Cairo War Memorial Cemetery, Egypt.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private James Albert NICKEAS 17505
Service:2nd Regt. South African Infantry
Died:14 Oct 1918   
Age:19
Details:Son of Abraham and Elizabeth Nickeas, Belmout Villa Mold Rd Connah's Quay (1911 Census)
Cemetery or Memorial:St. Sever Cemetery Extension, Rouen, Seine-Maritime, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private George Llewelyn NORBURY 57588
Service:Welsh Regiment(24th Bn.)
Died:23 Jul 1918   
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Son of James Henry & the late Lucy Norbury, of Shotton.
Cemetery or Memorial:Merville Communal Cemetery Extension, Nord, France

Rank,Name & Service Number:E OLDFIELD
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Rank,Name & Service Number:Private Frank OWEN 55380
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(16th Bn.)
Died:22 Apr 1918
Age:20
Details:Brother-in-law of Mrs Ruth Kezia Owen, of 2, High Street, Connah's Quay.
Cemetery or Memorial:Bouzincourt Communal Cemetery Extension, Somme, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Lance Corporal Neil OWEN 11667
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(8th Bn.)
Died:21 Sep 1915
Age:21
Details:Son of Thomas & Catherine Owen, of 3, Burley Villas, Hoole Bank, Chester, Cheshire, England.
Cemetery or Memorial:Azmak Cemetery, Suvla, Turkey.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private Noah PAGE 12945
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(2nd Bn.)
Died:3 Nov 1918
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Born Darlaston Staffordshire, England. Husband of Mrs E Page, of Ivy Villas, Roden Street, Shotton.
Cemetery or Memorial:Montay-Neuvilly Road Cemetery, Montay, Nord, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:W H PARKER
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Rank,Name & Service Number:Private John PARRY 13309
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(9th Bn.)
Died:25 Sep 1915   
Age:20
Details:Son of John & Ellen Jane Parry, of 128, Church Street, Connah's Quay.
Cemetery or Memorial:Loos Memorial, Pas de Calais, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Sergeant Samuel Pierce PARRY 14915
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers (3rd Bn.) also King's African Rifles (4th Bn.)
Died:14 May 1921
Age:29
Details:Born in Prescot, Lancashire, England. Son of Thomas and Ann Parry, Axton, Llanasa (1901 Census). Husband of Annie Mona Parry (nee Radcliffe)
Cemetery or Memorial:SS. Asaph & Cyndeyrn's Churchyard and Extension, Llanasa, Flintshire.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private Walter PARRY 5711
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(2nd Bn.)
Died:20 Jul 1916
Age:29
Details:Born in Ewloe. Son of Thomas and Emma Parry, The Gables, Shotton.
Cemetery or Memorial:Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private Henry (Harry) PEARSON 5710
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(2nd Bn. & Depot)
Died:5 Mar 1918
Age:36   
Details:Born in West Bromwich, Staffordshire, England. Son of Stephen & Sarah Pearson, of 263, High Street, Connah's Quay.
Cemetery or Memorial:Connah's Quay Cemetery.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private James PERRY 12759
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(9th Bn.)
Died:25 Sep 1915
Age:24
Details:Born in Corely, Staffordshire, England. Son of Mary Ann Perry, Jubilee Street, Shotton.
Cemetery or Memorial:Loos Memorial, Pas de Calais, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Lance Corporal James PETERS 12650
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(8th Bn.)
Died:27 May 1916
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Son of Richard & the late Martha Peters, of 5, Cable Street, Connah's Quay.
Cemetery or Memorial:Basra Memorial, Iraq.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private Roland Martin (Maertens) POOLE 5837
Service:Kings Liverpool Regiment(1st/10th Bn.)
Died:9 Aug 1916   
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Born Wolverhampton, Staffordshire, England. Son of John Francis M Poole & Letitia M Poole, of Chester Road, Shotton.
Cemetery or Memorial:Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Corporal George POVEY 10459
Service:Cheshire Regiment   (1st Bn.)
Died:11 Feb 1915
Age:23
Details:Son of Mrs Dinah Povey, of 51, Primrose Street, Connah's Quay.
Cemetery or Memorial:Menin Gate Memorial, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private Alfred PRESTIDGE 5764
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(1st Bn.)
Died:16 May 1915
Age:32
Details:Born in Bedminster, Bristol, England. Husband of Louisa Prestidge, of 167, High Street, Connah's Quay.
Cemetery or Memorial:Le Touret Memorial, Pas de Calais, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Lance Corporal Emrys PRICE 17244
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(13th Bn.)
Died:22 Apr 1916
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Son of William & Elizabeth Price, of Canol y Mynydd, Brynford, Flintshire. Resident of Golftyn.
Cemetery or Memorial:Merville Communal Cemetery, Nord, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:J PRICE
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Rank,Name & Service Number:Private William PROBERT 12730
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(8th Bn.)
Died:13 Apr 1916   
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Born Ebbw Vale, Monmouthshire. Resident of Shotton.
Cemetery or Memorial:Amara War Cemetery, Iraq.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private Ellis ROBERTS 12821
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(2nd Bn.)
Died:22 Jun 1916
Age:20
Details:Son of Isaac & Hannah Roberts, of 9, Lower Brook Street, Connah's Quay.
Cemetery or Memorial:Loos Memorial, Pas de Calais, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Acting Corporal Edward Stephen Joseph ROBERTS 240492 M M
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(5th Bn.)
Died:1925
Age:32
Details:Husband of Florence Roberts (nee Dean).
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Rank,Name & Service Number:Private Isaac ROBERTS 60745
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(14th Bn.)
Died:2 Sep 1917
Age:38
Details:Son of Edward & the late Ann Roberts, of Meirion House, Ifton Heath, Shropshire, England; husband of Catherine Roberts, of 7, Gate Street, Oswestry, Shropshire, England.
Cemetery or Memorial:Tyne Cot Memorial, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private John ROBERTS 12298   
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(2nd Bn.)
Died:20 Jul 1916
Age:32
Details:Son of William & Hannah Roberts, of 81, Brunswick Road, Buckley.
Cemetery or Memorial:Caterpillar Valley Cemetery, Longueval, Somme, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Lance Corporal John David ROBERTS 36784
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(9th Bn.)
Died:31 Mar 1916
Age:19
Details:Born in Wrexham, Denbighshire. Son of John & Mary Roberts, Rockliffe Lane, Kelsterton.
Cemetery or Memorial:St. Vaast Post Military Cemetery, Richebourg-l'Avoue, Pas de Calais, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private Jonathan ROBERTS 3646
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(1st/5th Bn.)
Died:5 Aug 1916
Age:19
Details:Son of Jonathan & Mary Roberts, of 4, Fern Bank, Northop Hall.
Cemetery or Memorial:Kantara War Memorial Cemetery, Egypt.

Rank,Name & Service Number:J ROBERTS
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Rank,Name & Service Number:Private Richard ROBERTS 526
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(5th Bn.)
Died:28 Aug 1915
Age:24
Details:Son of Mrs Hannah Roberts, of 9, Lower Brooke Street, Connah's Quay.
Cemetery or Memorial:Helles Memorial, Turkey.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Lance Corporal Robert John ROBERTS 18881
Service:16th Bn. Royal Welsh Fusiliers
Died:24 Aug 1918   
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Cemetery or Memorial:
Ovillers Military Cemetery, Somme, France

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private Samuel ROBERTS 56326
Service:Welsh Regiment(9th Bn.)
Died:17 Apr 1918   
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Of Connah's Quay.
Cemetery or Memorial:Tyne Cot Memorial, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Lance Corporal Thomas John ROBERTS 53921
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(1st Bn.)
Died:9 Dec 1916
Age:18
Details:Son of Mr & Mrs Millington Roberts, of Higher Shotton, Shotton.
Cemetery or Memorial:Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private William John ROBERTS 13640
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(9th Bn.)
Died:5 Sep 1915
Age:23   
Details:Born in Bagillt, Flintshire. Son of Edward & Ann Roberts, of Broad Oak Farm, Northop.
Cemetery or Memorial:Brown's Road Military Cemetery, Festubert, Pas de Calais, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private William Lloyd ROBERTS 12944
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(9th Bn.)
Died:25 Sep 1915
Age:22
Details:Son of John & Catherine Roberts, of 69, Brook Road, Shotton.
Cemetery or Memorial:Loos Memorial, Pas de Calais, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Lance Corporal Douglas ROGERS 12785
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers("B" Coy. 8th Bn.)
Died:7 Aug 1915
Age:24
Details:Born in Fenton, Staffordshire, England. Son of William & Mary Maria Rogers, of 9, Salisbury Street, Shotton.
Cemetery or Memorial:Shrapnel Valley Cemetery, Turkey.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private Edgar ROGERS 12786   
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers("B" Coy. 8th Bn.)
Died:8 Aug 1915
Age:23
Details:Born in Endon, Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, England. Son of William & Mary Rogers, of 9, Salisbury Street, Shotton.
Cemetery or Memorial:Helles Memorial, Turkey.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Sergeant George Thomas ROGERS 8490
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(2nd Bn.)
Died:20 Jul 1916
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Born in Bristol, England. Husband of Annie Rogers, 14, Stone Row, Connah's Quay.
Cemetery or Memorial:Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private Frederick SAVAGE 12954
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(9th Bn.)
Died:25 Sep 1915
Age:18
Details:Born in West Bromwich, Staffordshire, England. Son of Alfred & Elizabeth Savage, of 36, King Edward Street, Shotton.
Cemetery or Memorial:Loos Memorial, Pas de Calais, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Corporal Zachariah SEVERNS 11523
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(8th Bn.)
Died:23 Apr 1917
Age:23
Details:Born Bilston, Staffordshire, England. Son of William and Mary Severns. Lived at 29, Nelson Street, Shotton.
Cemetery or Memorial:North Gate Cemetery, Baghdad, Iraq.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private Henry SHARPLES 12703
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(8th Bn.)
Died:27 Apr 1916   
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Born Blakenhall, Wolverhampton, Staffordshire, England. Husband of Mary Ann Sharples, of 5 Bank Road, Connah's Quay.
Cemetery or Memorial:Basra Memorial, Iraq.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Stoker 1st Class Joseph SKIDMORE SS116726 (Po)
Service:Royal Navy(HMS Calliope)
Died:31 May 1916
Age:24
Details:Son of John & Alice Skidmore, 109, Dartmouth Street, West Bromwich, Staffordshire, England. Resident of Connah's Quay.
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Rank,Name & Service Number:Private Joseph Ithel SMITH 18240
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(14th Bn.)
Died:19 Feb 1917
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Son of Joseph & Sarah Smith, of Church Street, Connah's Quay.
Cemetery or Memorial:Poelcapelle British Cemetery, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.

Rank,Name & Service Number:S SMITH
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Rank,Name & Service Number:A/Sergeant Robert SPEED 8389
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(2nd Bn.)
Died:23 Dec 1914   
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Born Hawarden. Son of William & Elizabeth Speed, of 19, Primrose, Street, Connah's Quay. Resident of Somerset, England.
Cemetery or Memorial:Pont-du-Hem Military Cemetery, La Gorgue, Nord, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Mechanic Robert Douglas STEADMAN M1/05438
Service:Army Service Corps(695th Mechanical Transport Coy.)
Died:10 Jul 1917
Age:48
Details:Husband of Effie Steadman, of 26, High Street, Connah's Quay.
Cemetery or Memorial:Basra War Cemetery, Iraq.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private Thomas STREFFORD 89365
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(2nd Bn.)
Died:15 Nov 1918
Age:23
Details:Born in Motherwell, Scotland. Son of Edwin & Mary Ann Strefford, of Shotton.
Cemetery or Memorial:Abbeville Communal Cemetery Extension, Somme, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Gunner Norman H SWINNERTON 243992
Service:Royal Field Artillery(86th Bde.)
Died:21 Jul 1918   
Age:19
Details:Son of William & Mary Swinnerton, of 24, Fron Road, Connah's Quay. Born at Limerick Castle, Ireland.
Cemetery or Memorial:St. Riquier British Cemetery, Somme, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private George TEAGUE 5713
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(1st Bn.)
Died:17 May 1915
Age:35
Details:Born Birkenhead, Cheshire, England. Son of the late Richard & Mary Teague. Resident of High Street, Connah's Quay.
Cemetery or Memorial:Chocques Military Cemetery, Pas de Calais, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:D THOMAS
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Rank,Name & Service Number:Private William John THOMAS 12961 or 12691
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(8th Bn.)
Died:11 Jul 1916
Age:33
Details:Born in Penclawdd, Swansea, Glamorgan. Son of John Thomas, of Ammanford, Carmarthenshire; husband of Maggie Thomas, of 32, New Road, Ammanford, Carmarthenshire.
Cemetery or Memorial:Amara War Cemetery, Iraq.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private Frederick TOMKINS 44098
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(2nd Bn.)
Died:8 Oct 1918
Age:27
Details:Born in Pontypool, Monmouthshire. Son of Frederick and Jane Tomkins, Ivy Cottages, Aston.
Cemetery or Memorial:Epehy Wood War Cemetery, Epehy, Somme, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private Joseph TOMKINS 12775
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(9th Bn.)
Died:25 Sep 1915   
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Born Worcester, England. Resident of Connah's Quay.
Cemetery or Memorial:Loos Memorial, Pas de Calais, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:A C TOWNLEY
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Rank,Name & Service Number:Private John TURNER 12708
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(9th Bn.)
Died:12 May 1917
Age:37
Details:Born in Sydney Bridge, Staffordshire, England. Brother of Mrs Eliza Ratcliffe, of 7, Poplar Villas, Queensferry.
Cemetery or Memorial:Vlamertinghe Military Cemetery, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.

Rank,Name & Service Number:J G WARD
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Rank,Name & Service Number:Private John Edward WATTS 11611
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(8th Bn.)
Died:19 Aug 1916
Age:24
Details:Son of Edward & Ellen Watts, of 3, Princes Street, Connah's Quay.
Cemetery or Memorial:Helles Memorial, Turkey.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private Samuel WELCH 5696
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(1st Bn.)
Died:16 May 1915
Age:27
Details:Son of George & Annie Welch, Quay Road, Hawarden.
Cemetery or Memorial:Le Touret Memorial, Pas de Calais, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private Thomas WILCOCK 3594
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers (3/5th Bn.)
Died:6 Feb 1917
Age:21
Details:Son of Mrs Sidney Wilcock, Fern Bank, Northop Hall, Flints. Died of T.B. Also commemorated on the Northop & Northop Hall War Memorials.
Cemetery or Memorial:St Matthews Church Cemetery, Buckley.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private Edward WILLIAMS 1053
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers("C" Coy. 5th Bn.)
Died:22 Sep 1915
Age:24
Details:Son of Thomas Williams, of 26, Kirby Grove, Shotton.
Cemetery or Memorial:Hill 10 Cemetery, Turkey.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private Joseph Robert WILLIAMS 50492
Service:Cheshire Regiment("C" Coy. 10th Bn.)
Died:15 Apr 1917
Age:33
Details:Son of Thomas Williams, of 120, Tarvin Road, Chester, Cheshire, England; husband of Mary Ellen Williams, of 6, North Street, Boughton, Chester, Cheshire, England.
Cemetery or Memorial:Menin Gate Memorial, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private Joseph Thomas WILLIAMS 47903
Service:Welsh Regiment(2nd Bn.)
Died:9 Apr 1918
Age:29
Details:Son of William & Annie Williams, of Golftyn Cottage, Connah's Quay.
Cemetery or Memorial:Beuvry Communal Cemetery Extension, Pas de Calais, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Corporal Richard WILLIAMS 11525
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(8th Bn.)
Died:11 Aug 1915
Age:22
Details:Born in West Bromwich, Staffordshire, England. Son of Thomas & Emma Williams, 32, Golftyn Street, Connah's Quay.
Cemetery or Memorial:Helles Memorial, Turkey.

Rank,Name & Service Number:W D WILLIAMS   
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Rank,Name & Service Number:Driver Walter E WILLIAMS T/325859
Service:Royal Army Service Corps(1021st H.T. Coy.)
Died:23 Jun 1919
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Son of Mr W Williams, of 271, High Street, Connah's Quay.
Cemetery or Memorial:Connah's Quay Cemetery.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private William Owen WILLIAMS 37165
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(13th Bn.)
Died:31 Jul 1917
Age:21
Details:Son of Robert & Mary E Williams, 2, Ffordd Isa, Prestatyn, Flintshire.
Cemetery or Memorial:Dragoon Camp Cemetery, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private Albert WILLMORE 1574
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(5th Bn.)
Died:22 Sep 1915
Age:
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Born Bilston, Staffordshire, England. Son of Albert & Harriet Willmore, of 4, Kirby Grove, Shotton.
Cemetery or Memorial:Hill 10 Cemetery, Galipoli, Turkey.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Lance Corporal Charles H WILSON 240163
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(5th Bn.)
Died:7 Nov 1917
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Born in Cardiff, Glamorgan.
Cemetery or Memorial:Beersheba War Cemetery, Israel.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Corporal Edwin WOLVERSON 17392
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(13th Bn.)
Died:1 Aug 1917
Age:25
Details:Son of John Wolverson, of 8, Cross Street, Bradley, Staffordshire, England. Enlisted at Shotton.
Cemetery or Memorial:Dozinghem Military Cemetery, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private Edward YATES 40679
Service:Lancashire Fusiliers(2nd Bn.)
Died:24 Jul 1918
Age:22
Details:Born in Warrington, Lancashire, England. Son of Mrs L Williams, of 26, Kirby Grove, Shotton.
Cemetery or Memorial:Gonnehem Britsih Cemetery, Pas de Calais, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private Samuel YATES 26429
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(17th Bn.)
Died:7 Feb 1916
Age:18
Details:Born in West Bromwich, Staffordshire, England. Son of William Henry and Elizabeth Yates, Ash Grove, Shotton.
Cemetery or Memorial:St. Vaast Post Military Cemetery, Richebourg-l'Avoue, Pas de Calais, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private James YOUNG 25456
Service:Cheshire Regiment(2nd Bn.)
Died:3 Oct 1915
Age:37
Details:Son of John & Jane Young, of Gornal Wood, Dudley, Worcestershire, England.
Cemetery or Memorial:Canadian Cemetery No. 2, Neuville-St. Vaast, Pas de Calais, France.

 

Many of the names also appear on the marble memorial at St. Mark's Church, Connah's Quay and also on the Hawarden War Memorial.

 

1939-1945 War

 

Rank,Name & Service Number:Able Seaman ARNOLD Neville D/JX 312752
Service:Royal NavyH.M.S. President III
Died:6 Oct 1942
Age:20
Details:Son of Matthew Henry and Sarah Ellen Arnold, of Connah’s Quay.
Cemetery or Memorial:Port Said War Memorial Cemetery,Egypt.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Bombardier ASHBROOK Charlie 4205281
Service:Royal Artillery(25 Lt. A.A. Regt.)
Died:27 Mar 1945
Age:32
Details:Husband of Margaret Ann Ashbrook,25 Church Street,Connah’s Quay.
Cemetery or Memorial:Reichswald Forest War Cemetery, Nordrhein-Westfalen,Germany

Rank,Name & Service Number:Sergeant BENNETT William 1028937
Service:Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve(101 Sqdn.)
Died:1 Sep 1943
Age:20
Details:Son of Cecil and Miriam Bennett, of Connah’s Quay, Flintshire.
Cemetery or Memorial:Runnymede Memorial,Surrey

Rank,Name & Service Number:Fusilier BETTANY David Ormand 14574293
Service:Royal Welch Fusiliers(2nd Bn.)
Died:26 Aug 1944
Age:20
Details:Son of Montague and Gertrude Mary Bettany, of Connah’s Quay, Flintshire.
Cemetery or Memorial:Taukkyan War Cemetery,Myanmar

Rank,Name & Service Number:Gunner BROCKLEY Roger 1818680
Service:Royal Artillery
Died:25 Jan 1946
Age:39
Details:Son of Jack and Frances Brockley, of Connah’s Quay. Husband of Rosina Brockley, of Connah’s Quay.
Cemetery or Memorial:Connah’s Quay Cemetery,Flintshire

Rank,Name & Service Number:Trooper BROOKS Arthur 14541501
Service:Royal Armoured Corps1st Recce. Regt. Reconnaissance Corps
Died:24 Feb 1944
Age:30
Details:Son of Frank Bertram and Jennie Brooks. Husband of Elsie May Brooks, of Shotton, Flintshire.
Cemetery or Memorial:Beach Head War Cemetery,Anzio,Italy

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private BROTHERSTONE William 4190679
Service:South Wales Borderers(6th Bn.)
Died:26 Jan 1945
Age:31
Details:Son of William and Ethel Brotherstone. Husband of Mary Alice Brotherstone, of Shotton, Flintshire.
Cemetery or Memorial:Taukkyan War Cemetery,Myanmar

Rank,Name & Service Number:BURKE J
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Rank,Name & Service Number:Private CARTWRIGHT Albert 4187930
Service:South Lancashire Regiment(1st Bn.)
Died:23 Aug 1945
Age:38
Details:Son of Joseph and Harriet Cartwright,30 King Edward Street, Shotton, Flintshire.
Cemetery or Memorial:Brugge General Cemetery,West-Vlaanderen,Belgium

Rank,Name & Service Number:Fusilier COOPER John 4201885
Service:Royal Welch Fusiliers(1st Bn.)
Died:18 Mar 1943
Age:28
Details:Son of Edgar and Isabella Cooper. Husband of Irene Elizabeth Cooper, of Shotton, Flintshire.
Cemetery or Memorial:Rangoon Memorial, Myanmar

Rank,Name & Service Number:Leading Seaman DAVIES Frank D/JX 363246
Service:Royal NavyH.M. M.T.B. 710
Died:10 Apr 1945
Age:26
Details:Son of Albert and Ida May Davies, of Connah’s Quay, Flintshire.
Cemetery or Memorial:Plymouth Naval Memorial,Devon

Rank,Name & Service Number:Pilot Officer DAVIES Gerald 44072
Service:Royal Air Force(211 Sqdn.)
Died:13 Apr 1941
Age:24
Details:Son of Francis and Elizabeth Mary Davies, of Shotton.
Cemetery or Memorial:Phaleron War Cemetery,Greece.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Petty Officer Stoker DAVIES Joseph Edward C/K 65720
Service:Royal NavyH.M.S. Electra
Died:29 Sep 1944
Age:38
Details:Son of Joseph Edward Davies, of Connah’s Quay, Flintshire.
Cemetery or Memorial:Chatham Naval Memorial,Kent.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Seaman DODD Harry P/X 9848B
Service:Royal Naval ReserveH.M. Trawler Northern Rover
Died:5 Nov 1939
Age:30
Details:Son of Mr. and Mrs. R. Dodd.Husband of Catherine Dodd, of Flint
Cemetery or Memorial:Portsmouth Naval Memorial,Hampshire

Rank,Name & Service Number:DUTTON J
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Rank,Name & Service Number:Gunner EDWARDS George Henry 1455336
Service:Royal Artillery(63 H.A.A. Regt.176 Bty.)
Died:17 Oct 1940
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Cemetery or Memorial:
Connah’s Quay Cemetery,Flintshire

Rank,Name & Service Number:EDWARDS H
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Rank,Name & Service Number:Fusilie rELLIS Harry 4201912
Service:Royal Welch Fusiliers(1st Bn.)
Died:18 Mar 1943
Age:28
Details:Husband of R. Ann Ellis, of Connah’s Quay, Flintshire.
Cemetery or Memorial:Rangoon Memorial,Myanmar

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private ELLSON George Arthur 14747563
Service:Highland Light Infantry (City of Glasgow Regiment)(5th Bn.)
Died:18 Jan 1945
Age:31
Details:Husband of F. J. Ellson, of Connahs Quay, Flintshire. (Served as ELLISON).
Cemetery or Memorial:Sittard War Cemetery,Limburg,Netherlands

Rank,Name & Service Number:Trimmer ELLSUM William Augustin P
Service:Naval Auxiliary Personnel(Merchant Navy)H.M.S. Patroelus
Died:17 Nov 1940
Age:38
Details:Husband of M. Ellsum, of Shotton.
Cemetery or Memorial:Hawarden(St. Deiniol)Churchyard, Flintshire

Rank,Name & Service Number:Lance Corporal FERGUSON Hugh 7666956
Service:Royal Corps of Signals
Died:3 Jun 1947
Age:31
Details:Son of Daniel and Rachel Ann Ferguson, of Connah’s Quay. Husband of Nellie Mildon Ferguson, of Hawarden.
Cemetery or Memorial:Connah’s Quay Cemetery,Flintshire

Rank,Name & Service Number:Flight Sergeant Air Gnr FIELDER Charles Kenneth 2206034
Service:Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve(640 Sqdn.)
Died:2 Mar 1945
Age:
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Husband of Geraldine M Fielder.Also on the Hawarden War Memorial.
Cemetery or Memorial:Heverlee War Cemetery,Vlaams-Brabant,Belgium.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private FORRESTER Charles 4080685
Service:Monmouthshire Regiment(3rd Bn.)
Died:6 Aug 1944
Age:30
Details:Son of John H. and A. Forrester. Husband of Beatrice May Forrester, of Shotton, Flintshire.
Cemetery or Memorial:Tilly-Sur-Seulles War Cemetery,Calvados,France

Rank,Name & Service Number:Trooper FOULKES Ernest 14224032
Service:Royal Armoured Corps(23rd Hussars)
Died:16 Apr 1945
Age:21
Details:
Cemetery or Memorial:
Hanover War Cemetery,Niedersachsen, Germany

Rank,Name & Service Number:Corporal FREETH William Thomas Campden 4209219
Service:Royal Welch Fusiliers(4th Bn.)
Died:17 Jul 1944
Age:24
Details:Son of Joseph and Dorothy Nellie Freeth. Husband of Adeline Victoria Freeth, of Oakenholt,Flintshire. Also commemorated on the Flint and Hawarden War Memorials.
Cemetery or Memorial:Banneville-Le-Campagne War Cemetery,Calvados,France

Rank,Name & Service Number:Leading Seaman GILBERT Joseph Edward P/JX 285384
Service:Royal NavyH.M.S. Quorn
Died:3 Aug 1944
Age:36
Details:Son of John and Emily Gilbert, of Shotton.
Cemetery or Memorial:Portsmouth Naval Memorial,Hampshire

Rank,Name & Service Number:Stoker 2nd Class GRAINGER Joseph James D/SKX 1220
Service:Royal NavyH.M. Submarine H.31
Died:24 Dec 1941
Age:20
Details:Son of Joseph James Grainger and Mary Catherine Grainger, of Connah’s Quay, Flintshire.
Cemetery or Memorial:Plymouth Naval Memorial,Devon

Rank,Name & Service Number:Sergeant Flt. Engr.GRIFFITHS Albert Henry 2210474
Service:Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve(10 Sqdn.)
Died:16 Jan 1945
Age:27
Details:Son of Albert Griffiths, and of Lilian Warburton Griffiths, of Connah’s Quay, Flintshire.
Cemetery or Memorial:Hanover War Cemetery, Niedersachsen, Germany

Rank,Name & Service Number:GRIFFITHS H
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Rank,Name & Service Number:HALL A C
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Rank,Name & Service Number:HALLIWELL J
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Rank,Name & Service Number:Lance Serjeant HARRIS Bernard 4189490
Service:Royal Welch Fusiliers(1st Bn.)
Died:5 May 1944
Age:32
Details:Son of Francis Edward and Jessie Harris. Husband of Doreen Harris, of Connah’s Quay, Flintshire.
Cemetery or Memorial:Kohima War Cemetery India

Rank,Name & Service Number:HOGAN L?
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Rank,Name & Service Number:Private HUGHES Hugh Maurice 14342673
Service:South Staffordshire Regiment(1st Bn.)
Died:1 Jul 1944
Age:28
Details:Son of Edward and Sarah Hughes, of Connah’s Quay, Flintshire. Husband of Frances Minnie Hughes, of Connah’s Quay.
Cemetery or Memorial:Digboi War Cemetery,India

Rank,Name & Service Number:Able Seaman HUGHES James D/JX 335848
Service:Royal NavyH.M.S. President III
Died:30 Apr 1943
Age:20
Details:Son of James and Eleanor Hughes, of Connah’s Quay, Flintshire.
Cemetery or Memorial:Plymouth Naval Memorial,Devon

Rank,Name & Service Number:Master HUGHES John
Service:Merchant NavyS.S. Farfield (Chester)
Died:15 Jul 1941
Age:42
Details:Son of Thomas and Mary Hughes. Husband of Ethel Kate Hughes, of Connah’s Quay, Flintshire.
Cemetery or Memorial:Tower Hill Memorial,London

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private HUGHES Joseph 4209786
Service:Dorsetshire Regiment(5th Bn.)
Died:16 Feb 1945
Age:31
Details:Son of John Joseph and Margaret Hughes. Husband of Margaret Hughes, of Shotton, Flintshire.
Cemetery or Memorial:Reichswald Forest War Cemetery, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany

Rank,Name & Service Number:Sergeant Air Bomber HUGHES Ronald 1450608
Service:Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve(199 Sqdn.)
Died:13 May 1943
Age:20
Details:Son of Stanley and Lizzie Hughes, of Shotton, Flintshire.
Cemetery or Memorial:Harderwidjk General Cemetery, Gelderland, Netherlands

Rank,Name & Service Number:Lieutenant HUTTON David 243456
Service:Royal Artillery83 Field Regt.attd. 24 Field Regt.50 Bty.
Died:21 Sep 1943
Age:24
Details:Son of David John and Ida Annie Hutton, of Connah’s Quay, Flintshire.
Cemetery or Memorial:Salerno War Cemetery,Campania,Italy

Rank,Name & Service Number:Master HUTTON Robert
Service:Merchant NavyS.S. Maurita (Lancaster)
Died:12 Nov 1941
Age:37
Details:Son of Richard and Sarah Elizabeth Hutton. Husband of Bessie Hutton, of Connah’s Quay.
Cemetery or Memorial:Connah’s Quay Cemetery,Flintshire

Rank,Name & Service Number:JOHNSON R
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Rank,Name & Service Number:JONES F
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Rank,Name & Service Number:JONES G J
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Rank,Name & Service Number:JONES J
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Rank,Name & Service Number:Able Seaman JONES Jack Gordon D/JX 313627
Service:Royal NavyH.M.S. President III
Died:20 Nov 1942
Age:21
Details:Son of Thomas George and Elsie Jones, of Connah’s Quay,Flintshire
Cemetery or Memorial:Plymouth Naval Memorial,Devon

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private JONES William Albert 4203096
Service:Highland Light Infantry (City of Glasgow Regiment)(2nd Bn.)
Died:1 Aug 1944
Age:32
Details:Son of Joseph Albert and Emily Jones, of Connah’s Quay,Flintshire.
Cemetery or Memorial:Tilly-Sur-Seulles War Cemetery,Calvados,France

Rank,Name & Service Number:Leading Stoker KETTLE Cyril D.S.M. C/KX 80337
Service:Royal NavyH.M. Submarine Utmost
Died:25 Nov 1942
Age:36
Details:Son of John Samuel and Harriet Kettle, of Connah’s Quay, Flintshire.Awarded the D.S.M.
Cemetery or Memorial:Chatham Naval Memorial,Kent.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Gunner LANGMAID Frederick 1577134
Service:Royal Artillery(72 Searchlight Regt.501 Bty.)
Died:31 Oct 1942
Age:26
Details:Son of George and Annie Langmaid. Husband of Ethel Rosina Langmaid, of Shotton.
Cemetery or Memorial:Hawarden(St. Deiniol) Churchyard, Flintshire.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Chief Engineering Officer LATHAM Tom Venables
Service:Merchant Navy (M/V "Felita" (Chester))
Died:14 Aug 1943
Age:40
Details:Son of Thomas Hewitt and Clara E Latham, 202 High Street, Connah’s Quay, Husband of Mary Ena Latham, 25 Mold Road, Connah’s Quay.
Cemetery or Memorial:Connah’s Quay Town Cemetery, Flintshire.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Fusilier LEFLEY Ernest Raymond 4209801
Service:Royal Fusiliers(City of London Regiment)(8th Bn.)
Died:19 Jan 1944
Age:22
Details:Son of Ernest and Deborah Lefley, of Shotton, Flintshire.
Cemetery or Memorial:Minturno War Cemetery,Italy.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Driver LLOYD Francis 2336691
Service:Royal Corps of Signals
Died:10 Apr 1945
Age:27
Details:Son of George and Ann Lloyd, of Shotton, Flintshire.
Cemetery or Memorial:Clichy Northern Cemetery,Hauts-de-Seine,France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Seaman LUMBERG Henry William P/X 21152A
Service:Royal Naval ReserveH.M.S. Egret
Died:27 Aug 1943
Age:26   
Details:Son of Alfred and Annie Lumberg. Husband of Kathleen Joan Lumberg, of Queen’s Ferry, Flintshire.
Cemetery or Memorial:Portsmouth Naval Memorial,Hampshire

Rank,Name & Service Number:Stoker 1st Class MANION Thomas D/SS 119888
Service:Royal NavyH.M.S. Basilisk
Died:1 Jun 1940
Age:39
Details:Son of James Joseph and Caroline Manion. Husband of Mary Ellen Manion, of Shotton, Flintshire.
Cemetery or Memorial:Plymouth Naval Memorial,Devon

Rank,Name & Service Number:Fusilier MASON James Albert 14589039
Service:Royal Welch Fusiliers(6th Bn.)
Died:25 Sep 1944
Age:36
Details:Son of Herbert Richard and Mary Mason, of Connah’s Quay, Flintshire. Husband of Mary Ann Mason, of Connah’s Quay.
Cemetery or Memorial:Valkenswaard War Cemetery,Noord-Brabant,Netherlands

Rank,Name & Service Number:Leading Aircraftman MCMANUS John Arthur 1522972
Service:Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve
Died:2 Dec 1945
Age:31
Details:Son of Patrick and Elizabeth McManus, of Holywell, Flintshire.
Cemetery or Memorial:Madras War Cemetery, Chennai,India

Rank,Name & Service Number:MILLINGTON W
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Rank,Name & Service Number:MURPHY D R
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Rank,Name & Service Number:Master PARRY Samuel Edward
Service:Merchant NavyS.S. Privet (Newry)
Died:5 Dec 1940
Age:40
Details:Son of Thomas and Elizabeth Jane Parry, 72 Church Street, Connah’s Quay. Husband of Mildred C. N. Parry, of Annalong, Co. Down, Northern Ireland
Cemetery or Memorial:Tower Hill Memorial, London

Rank,Name & Service Number:Warrant Officer PARRY William 1061953
Service:Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve(53 Sqdn.)
Died:16 Apr 1945
Age:29
Details:Son of Alfred and Zephorah Parry, of Connah’s Quay, Flintshire. Husband of Laura Parry, of Connah’s Quay.
Cemetery or Memorial:Runnymede Memorial,Surrey.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Sergeant W. Op./Air Gnr PAYTON Arthur 1547679
Service:Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve(622 Sqdn.)
Died:29 Jul 1944
Age:30
Details:Son of George and Harriet Payton. Husband of Elizabeth Payton, of Connah’s Quay, Flintshire.
Cemetery or Memorial:Petitmont Communal Cemetery,Meurthe-et-Moselle,France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Lance Corporal POWELL Albert Edward T/276804
Service:    Royal Army Service Corpsattd. Royal Artillery
Died:24 Jul 1945
Age:33
Details:Son of Albert and Kate Elizabeth Powell, of Connah’s Quay, Flintshire. Husband of Margaret Cathrine Powell, of Connah’s Quay.
Cemetery or Memorial:Labuan War Cemetery,Malaysia.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Cabin Boy PRESTIDGE Leonard James
Service:Merchant Navy (M.V. Empire Glade (Glasgow))
Died:28 Nov 1942
Age:16
Details:Grandson of Louisa Prestidge.
Cemetery or Memorial:Tower Hill Memorial, London.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Stoker 1st Class PRITCHARD Richard John P/KX 165107
Service:Royal NavyH.M.S. Diadem
Died:14 Jul 1945
Age:21
Details:Son of Edward and Annie Pritchard, of Connah’s Quay.
Cemetery or Memorial:Connah’s Quay Cemetery,Flintshire

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private RABONE Thomas William 5956692
Service:Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire Regiment(5th Bn.)
Died:21 Sep 1944
Age:22
Details:Son of William I. and Eva Louie Rabone, of Rogate, Sussex.
Cemetery or Memorial:Singapore Memorial, Singapore.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Seaman REDDIN Kenneth P/X 20971A
Service:Royal Naval ReserveH.M. Trawler Northern Rover
Died:5 Nov 1939
Age:25
Details:Son of Job and Cathline Reddin. Husband of Ethel Reddin, of Mostyn, Flintshire.Brother of William Reddin who also fell.
Cemetery or Memorial:Portsmouth Naval Memorial,Hampshire

Rank,Name & Service Number:Leading Steward REDDIN William D/LX 27902
Service:Royal NavyH.M.S. Grecian
Died:5 Dec 1944
Age:33
Details:Son of Job and Cathrine Reddin, of Connah’s Quay. Husband of Phyllis Reddin, of Connah’s Quay.Brother of Kenneth Reddin who also fell.
Cemetery or Memorial:Connah’s Quay Cemetery,Flintshire

Rank,Name & Service Number:Sergeant Air Gnr REID Charles Clifford 1459932
Service:Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve(83 Sqdn.)
Died:17 Dec 1943
Age:20
Details:Son of Clarence Reginald and Catherine May Reid, of Shotton.
Cemetery or Memorial:Hawarden Cemetery,Flintshire

Rank,Name & Service Number:Leading Aircraftman ROBERTS Alfred Frank 1352467
Service:Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve
Died:3 Mar 1944
Age:31
Details:Son of John Joseph and Margaret Roberts. Husband of Margaret Elizabeth Roberts, of Connah’s Quay.
Cemetery or Memorial:Connah’s Quay Cemetery,Flintshire

Rank,Name & Service Number:ROBERTS M
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Rank,Name & Service Number:ROBERTS S E
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Rank,Name & Service Number:Able Seaman ROGERS Sydney TC/JX 299186
Service:Royal NavyH.M.S. Boadicea
Died:13 Jun 1944
Age:32
Details:Son of Sydney William and Mabel Catherine Rogers. Husband of Margaret Rogers, of Shotton, Flintshire.
Cemetery or Memorial:Chatham Naval Memorial,Kent.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Bombardier SHACKLETON Arthur 1427449
Service:Royal Artillery(3 H.A.A. Regt.)
Died:Between 2 March 1942 and 3 March 1942
Age:29
Details:Son of George and Alice Shackleton. Husband of Priscilla Annie Shackleton, of Shotton, Cheshire
Cemetery or Memorial:Singapore Memorial, Singapore

Rank,Name & Service Number:Serjeant SHELMERDINE Charles 1462087
Service:Royal Horse Artillery104 (The Essex Yeomanry) Regt
Died:20 Sep 1942
Age:21
Details:Son of George G. Shelmerdine and Annie F. Shelmerdine, of Connah’s Quay, Flintshire.
Cemetery or Memorial:Alexandria (Hadra) War Memorial Cemetery,Egypt

Rank,Name & Service Number:Flight Sergeant SHEPHERD Jack 512656
Service:Royal Air Force
Died:12 Mar 1946
Age:33
Details:Son of Harry and Elizabeth Shepherd. Husband of Elizabeth Shepherd, of Connah’s Quay.
Cemetery or Memorial:Connah’s Quay Cemetery,Flintshire

Rank,Name & Service Number:Trooper STENNER Edward Joseph 7937374
Service:Royal Armoured Corps(23rd Hussars)
Died:7 Sep 1944
Age:32
Details:Son of Edward and Elizabeth Stenner, 56 Salisbury Street, Shotton (1911 Census). Also commemorated on the Hawarden War Memorial.
Cemetery or Memorial:Schoonselhof Cemetery, Antwerpen,Belgium

Rank,Name & Service Number:Fusilier STONER Frank Walker 4209836
Service:Royal Fusiliers (City of London Regiment)(9th Bn.)
Died:16 Feb 1944
Age:22
Details:Son of John and Vashti E. Stoner, of Shotton, Flintshire.
Cemetery or Memorial:Beach Head War Cemetery,Anzio,Italy

Rank,Name & Service Number:Stoker 1st ClassTURNER William Arthur P/KX 109310
Service:Royal NavyH.M.S. Tamar
Died:2 Oct 1942
Age:22
Details:Son of Joseph and Clara Turner, of Shotton, Flintshire.
Cemetery or Memorial:Portsmouth Naval Memorial,Hampshire

Rank,Name & Service Number:Bombardier WELCH Eric 1454194
Service:Royal Artillery (60th Anti-Tank Regt) The Royal Welch Fusiliers (5th Bn.)
Died:13 Sep 1944
Age:24
Details:Son of Edward George and Edith Welch, of Shotton, Flintshire. Also commemorated on the Hawarden War Memorial.
Cemetery or Memorial:Gradara War Cemetery, Italy.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Able Seaman WHITEHOUSE Clifford D/JX 192089
Service:Royal NavyH.M.M.L. 129
Died:21 Mar 1942
Age:21
Details:Son of Charles Henry and Martha Ann Whitehouse, of Connah’s Quay, Flintshire.
Cemetery or Memorial:Bone War Cemetery, Annaba,Algeria

Rank,Name & Service Number:WIGGLESWORTH H
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Rank,Name & Service Number:WILLIAMS C
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Rank,Name & Service Number:WILLIAMS J H
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Rank,Name & Service Number:Able Seaman WILLIAMS Joseph P/JX 289482
Service:Royal NavyH.M.S. President III
Died:19 Jul 1944
Age:
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Son of Joseph and Ellen Williams,of Connah’s Quay,Flintshire.
Cemetery or Memorial:Portsmouth Naval Memorial,Hampshire

Rank,Name & Service Number:WILLIAMS S
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Rank,Name & Service Number:Marine WILLIAMS William Charles PLY/X 2359
Service:oyal MarinesH.M.S. Gloucester
Died:22 May 1941
Age:20
Details:Son of Evan Williams, and of Edith May Williams, of Connah’s Quay, Flintshire.
Cemetery or Memorial:Plymouth Naval Memorial,Devon

Rank,Name & Service Number:Telegraphist WOOD Harry D/JX 159074
Service:Royal NavyH.M.S. Nile
Died:20 Jun 1942
Age:20
Details:Son of Henry and Minnie Wood, of Shotton, Flintshire.
Cemetery or Memorial:Plymouth Naval Memorial,Devon

 

Post 1945

 

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private HARRISON G W22414264
Service:King's Own Scottish Borderers
Died:27 Mar 1952
Age:19
Details:
Cemetery or Memorial:
KOREA    UN Memorial Cemetery,Pusan,KOREA

Rank,Name & Service Number:Lieutenant THOMAS Kenneth Maxwell
Service:Royal Navy(HMS Ocean)
Died:15 Jul 1953
Age:28
Details:
Cemetery or Memorial:
KOREA    UN Wall of Remembrance,Pusan,KOREA

Rank,Name & Service Number:PO (Airman) WIGLEY John Fletcher FX 670537
Service:Royal Navy(HMS Theseus)
Died:14 Feb 1951
Age:29
Details:
Cemetery or Memorial:
KOREA    UN Wall of Remembrance,Pusan,KOREA

Rank,Name & Service Number:Gunner JONES Barry Baird 23404392
Service:Royal Regiment of Artillery(20 Field Regiment)
Died:18 Aug 1958
Age:23
Details:CYPRUS
Cemetery or Memorial:Wayne's Keep Military CemeteryNicosia,CYPRUS

Rank,Name & Service Number:Gunner STREFFORD Edwin John 23399154
Service:Royal Regiment of Artillery
Died:4 Jun 1958
Age:20
Details:CYPRUS
Cemetery or Memorial:Wayne's Keep Military CemeteryNicosia,CYPRUS

Rank,Name & Service Number:Sergeant WIGLEY Malcolm
Service:Welsh Guards(1st Battalion)
Died:8 Jun 1982
Age:31
Details:FALKLAND ISLANDS
Cemetery or Memorial:Royal Fleet Auxiliary"Sir Galahad"Official War Grave

Rank,Name & Service Number:Senior Aircraftsman MCFERREN Peter
Service:Royal Air Force Regiment(1 Sqdn, B Flight)
Died:19 Jul 2007
Age:24
Details:IRAQ
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