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Gorsedd War Memorial


The Gorsedd War Memorial commemorates those men of the area who died during World War I.

Gorsedd is a small village and ecclesiastical parish in the north of Flintshire. Between 1974 and 1996 the area was part of the county of Clwyd.


1914-1918 War


Rank,Name & Service Number:Private DAVIES John Robert 2974
Service:Prince of Wales's Volunteers South Lancashire Regiment(1/5th Bn.)
Died:4 Jul 1915
Details:Son of the late William & Sarah Davies, of Llyn Du, Babell.
Cemetery or Memorial:St. Mary's Churchyard, Ysceifiog.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private JONES Joseph 2682
Service:King's Shropshire Light Infantry(1st Bn.)
Died:12 Oct 1916
Details:Son of the late John & Elizabeth Jones, of Garfield House, Lloc.
Cemetery or Memorial:Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private ROBERTS Isaac 20138
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(14th Bn.
Died:6 Jul 1916   
Details:Son of Hugh Robert Roberts, of Bryn y Gaseg, Pantasaph; husband of Eleanor Roberts.
Cemetery or Memorial:Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private SIMON Albert Daniel Vaughan 3037
Service:Welsh Guards(1st Bn.)
Died:31 Jul 1917
Details:Son of David & Susannah Elizabeth Simon, of Whitford.
Cemetery or Memorial:Duhallow A.D.S. Cemetery, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private WILLIAMS James 240989   
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(1/6th Bn.)
Died:6 Nov 1917   
Cemetery or Memorial:
Beersheba War Cemetery, Israel.




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