Greenfield

Home > War Memorials > Greenfield

Greenfield War Memorial

Greenfield

Maes Glas

The Greenfield War Memorial commemorates those men of the area who died in the First and Second World Wars. It stands in the Memorial Gardens on the corner of Dock Road and Bagillt Road.
A Roll of Honour is displayed in Holy Trinity Church.

The church also contains the Courtaulds War Memorial which commemorates those men who worked at the former local Courtaulds rayon and nylon factory and died in the Second World War.

Greenfield (Welsh: Maes Glas) is a suburb of Holywell, on the Dee Estuary in Flintshire. Between 1974 and 1996 it was in the county of Clwyd.

 

 

1914-1918 War

 

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private AMES David Edward 1206
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(5th Bn.)
Died:30 Nov 1915
Age:25
Details:Son of John Thomas & Elizabeth Ames, of 4, Green Bank, Greenfield.
Cemetery or Memorial:Pieta Military Cemetery, Malta.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private BUTLER Joseph William 240802
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers("B" Coy. 5th Bn.)
Died:26 Mar 1917
Age:24
Details:Son of Mary Jane Butler, of 6, Mount Pleasant, Greenfield, & the late William Thomas Butler.
Cemetery or Memorial:Jerusalem Memorial, Israel.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Gunner DAVIES George Vincent 831931
Service:Royal Field Artillery ("A" Bty. 241st Bde.)
Died:11 Sep 1917
Age:21
Details:Son of Ithel and Rose Hannah Davies. Native of Penyffordd, Chester.
Cemetery or Memorial:Vlamertinghe New Military Cemetery, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private DAVIES Herbert 28395
Service:4th Bn. South Wales Borderers
Died:23 May 1917
Age:19
Details:Son of Edward and Emily Davies, 2 Abbey View Terrace, Greenfield (1911 Census).
Cemetery or Memorial:Basra Memorial, Iraq

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private DAVIES William George 2564
Service:1st Bn. Welsh Guards
Died:6 Aug 1917   
Age:
Details:
Son of Joseph and Mary Elizabeth Davies.
Cemetery or Memorial:Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Lance Corporal DYKINS Herbert Edward 19109
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers("D" Coy. 16th Bn.)
Died:11 Jul 1916
Age:26
Details:Son of Mary Dykins, of 12, Station Road, Greenfield, & the late William Dykins.
Cemetery or Memorial:Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private EDWARDS Joseph 54149
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(1st Bn.)
Died:28 May 1918
Age:33
Details:Son of Edward & Elizabeth Edwards, 2, Dykin's Row, Greenfield.
Cemetery or Memorial:Greenfield Cemetery, Holywell.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private EDWARDS William 53889
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(1st Bn.)
Died:22 Jul 1917
Age:
Details:
Husband of Mrs A E Hughes, (formerly Edwards), of 28, Battery Row, Greenfield.
Cemetery or Memorial:Mory Abbey Military Cemetery, Mory, Pas de Calais, France

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private FOWLES John Patrick Aloysius SPTS/1834
Service:Royal Fusiliers(City of London Regiment 23rd Bn.)
Died: 12 Jun 1916
Age:20
Details:Son of Alice Fowles, St. Winifrides Convent, Holywell. (1911 Census). Also commemorated on the Holywell War Memorial.
Cemetery or Memorial:Barlin Communal Cemetery Extension, Pas de Calais, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private GARBUTT Joseph 316908 & 581017
Service:Royal Welsh Fusilierstransf. toLabour Corps (196th Coy. Depot)
Died:2 Feb 1919
Age:28
Details:Son of John and Elizabeth Garbutt, of The Poplars,  Holywell.
Cemetery or Memorial:St. David's Monastery Churchyard, Pantasaph.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private HUGHES Edward Samuel 203257
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(16th Bn.)
Died:19 Sep 1917
Age:
Details:
Son of Thomas & Elizabeth Ann Hughes, Harp Inn, Holywell.
Cemetery or Memorial:Erquinghem-Lys Churchyard Extension, Nord, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Sergeant HUGHES Richard Thomas 50627 & S4/145077
Service:Suffolk Regiment (2nd Bn.)formerlyRoyal Army Service Corps
Died:28 Mar 1918
Age:22
Details:Son of Henry Owen & Alice Hughes, Basingwerk Row, Greenfield.
Cemetery or Memorial:Arras Memorial, Pas de Calais, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private JONES Caradoc 203256
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers("B" Coy. 24th Bn.)
Died:31 Oct 1917
Age:21
Details:Son of Elias & Annie Jones, of Poplar House, Bryncelyn, Greenfield.
Cemetery or Memorial:Beersheba War Cemetery, Israel.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private JONES John Arthur 2976
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(5th Bn.)
Died:29 Sep 1915
Age:30
Details:Son of Ben Jones; husband of Sarah C Jones, f Wood Houses, Greenfield    St. Margaret Churchyard, Bodelwyddan, Flintshire.
Cemetery or Memorial:Alternative Commemoration buried in St. Peter's Churchyard, Holywell.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private JONES John Richard 26433
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(17th Bn.)
Died:10 Jul 1916
Age:21
Details:Of Glanydon, Greenfield. Son of Joseph & Mary Ann Jones.
Cemetery or Memorial:Caterpillar Valley Cemetery, Longueval, Somme, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:JONES John Robert   
Service:
Died:
Age:
Details:
Cemetery or Memorial:

Rank,Name & Service Number:Mate JONES Joseph Morlais Reginald
Service:   Mercantile Marine(HMHT Exchange, Liverpool)
Died:23 Mar 1917
Age:26
Details:Son of William Francis & Sarah Ann Jones, of Brig y Don, Greenfield.
Cemetery or Memorial:Tower Hill Memorial, London, England.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private JONES Oliver 355815
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(25th Montgomeryshire and Welsh Horse Yeomanry Bn.)
Died:30 Nov 1917
Age:31
Details:Son of Theofilus Jones, of Mostyn Road, Greenfield.
Cemetery or Memorial:Jerusalem Memorial, Israel.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Lance Sergeant JONES Phillip 36845
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers("B" Coy. 16th Bn)
Died:22 Apr 1918
Age:21
Details:Son of John and Martha Jones, of Rose Villa, Greenfield.
Cemetery or Memorial:Bouzincourt Communal Cemetery Extension, Somme, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Lance Corporal LANCELOT John Richard 240939
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(5th Bn.)
Died:26 Mar 1917
Age:27
Details:Son of John Rich & Sarah Ann Lancelot, Providence Terrace, Greenfield.
Cemetery or Memorial:Jerusalem Memorial, Israel.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Stoker LITTLER Walter Reginald 1410U
Service:Royal Naval Reserve(HMS Fauvette)
Died:9 Mar 1916
Age:42
Details:Son of the late Edward & Elizabeth Littler, of Parrys Mine, Greenfield. Sunk by mine.
Cemetery or Memorial:Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Hampshire, England.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Second Lieutenant MARTIN Gordon Eric
Service: Rifle Brigade(10th Bn.)
Died:14 Aug 1917
Age:19   
Details:Born in Wem, Shropshire, England. Son of William & Mary Martin, 1, Railway Terrace, Sandycroft, Flintshire. Also Commemorated on the Holywell War Memorial.
Cemetery or Memorial:Menin Gate Memorial, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private VICKERS Percival 61192
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(2nd Bn.)
Died:22 Apr 1918
Age:24
Details:Son of Arthur Le Vickers & Jane Vickers, of Allenby Villa, Greenfield.
Cemetery or Memorial:Bouzincourt Ridge Cemetery, Albert, Somme, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private WILLIAMS Ernest 60955   
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(5th Bn.)
Died:4 May 1917
Age:21
Details:Son of David Williams, of 1, Tai Drill, Greenfield.
Cemetery or Memorial:Savona Memorial, Italy.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private WILLIAMS Isaac 2831 & 361759
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(1st/5th Bn.)transf. toLabour Corps(807th Coy.)
Died:4 Feb 1919
Age:29
Details:Son of Mrs M Williams, of 1, Greenbank, Greenfield.
Cemetery or Memorial:Mazargues War Cemetery, Marseilles, Bouches-du-Rhone, France.

 

1939-1945 War

 

Rank,Name & Service Number:Guardsman ABBOTTS George 4191572
Service:Welsh Guards(3rd Bn.)
Died:12 Apr 1943
Age:28
Details:Son of Pte. Frederick Abbotts, North Staffordshire Regt. (killed in action in France, 13 Oct 1915), & of Mary Ann Abbotts, of Halkyn.
Cemetery or Memorial:Enfidaville War Cemetery, Tunisia.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Driver ALCOCK Arthur 1457833
Service:Royal Artillery
Died:26 Sep 1944
Age:29
Details:Son of William John and Katharine Alcock; husband of Anne Alcock, of Calcot, Holywell.
Cemetery or Memorial:Gradara War Cemetery, Italy.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Fusilier CARRINGTON William Basil 14781937
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(6th Bn.)
Died:15 Apr 1945
Age:18
Details:Son of William Edward & Elizabeth Carrington, of Greenfield.
Cemetery or Memorial:Becklingen War Cemetery, Niedersachsen, Germany.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Leading Aircraftman EVANS John Hugh 1670972
Service:Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve
Died:16 Apr 1943
Age:20
Details:Son of Hugh & Sarah Ann Evans, of Bryn Celyn, Holywell.
Cemetery or Memorial:Assiniboia (Mount Hope) Cemetery, Saskatchewan, Canada.

Rank,Name & Service Number:FOWLER Reginald R   
Service:
Died:
Dec 1947
Age:27
Details:Born Wigan, Lancashire, England. Husband of Lucy Fowler (nee Alker). Died in Hawarden, Flintshire.   
Cemetery or Memorial:

Rank,Name & Service Number:Gunner HARRISON Austin 1453353
Service:Royal Artillery(71 Anti-Tank Regt.)
Died:11 Mar 1944
Age:25
Details:Son of Mr & Mrs H Harrison, of Greenfield; husband of J M Harrison, of Park Gate, Southampton, Hampshire, England.
Cemetery or Memorial:Greenfield Cemetery.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Driver HOLLAND Leonard T/4181498
Service:Royal Army Service Corps(2 Troup Carrying Coy.)
Died:10 Feb 1940
Age:33
Details:Son of Harold and Martha Holland, of Bryn Clyn, Flintshire.
Cemetery or Memorial:Orchard Dump Cemetery, Arleux-en-Gohelle, Pas de Calais, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Fusilier HOPWOOD Donald 14436554
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers (6th Bn.)
Died:2 Aug 1944   
Age:19
Details:Son of Morris Hopwood, and of Ethel Hopwood, of Oldham, Lancashire, England.
Cemetery or Memorial:Banneville-Le-Campagne War Cemetery, Calvados, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private JONES Douglas 14761495
Service:  Monmouthshire Regiment(3rd Bn.)
Died:28 Nov 1944
Age:18   
Details:Son of Fredrick Albert & Isabella Jones, of Greenfield.
Cemetery or Memorial:Venray War Cemetery, Limburg, Netherlands.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Supply Assistant JONES Elwyn C/MX 76326
Service:Royal Navy(S.S. Anking)
Died:4 Mar 1942   
Age:27
Details:Son of John & Sarah Jones; husband of Margaret Jones, of Holywell. Sunk by Japanese cruisers, 200 km east of Christmas Island.
Cemetery or Memorial:Chatham Naval Memorial, Kent, England.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Ordinary Telegraphist KELFORD William Desmond D/JX 404042
Service:Royal Navy(H.M.S. Penelope)
Died:18 Feb 1944
Age:19
Details:Son of William and Elizabeth Kelford, of Greenfield. Torpedoed by a German submarine off Naples, Italy.
Cemetery or Memorial:Plymouth Naval Memorial, Devon, England.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Guardsman REES Thomas Clement 4191051
Service:Irish Guards
Died:6 Nov 1940
Age:23
Details:Son of Harold & Amy Rees, of Holywell.
Cemetery or Memorial:    Greenfield Cemetery.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Sergeant ROBERTS Robert 1684904
Service:Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve(194 Sqdn.)
Died:6 May 1944
Age:21
Details:Son of Edward & Caroline Roberts; husband of Mona Phillips Roberts, of Greenfield.
Cemetery or Memorial:Singapore Memorial, Singapore.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Guardsman ROBERTS Nehemiah 2735850
Service:Welsh Guards(3rd Bn.)
Died:9 Apr 1943
Age:26
Details:Son of Edward and Alice Roberts, of Greenfield.
Cemetery or Memorial:Enfidaville War Cemetery, Tunisia.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Gunner SEVILLE Robert 4183715
Service:Royal Artillery(68 Bty., 186 M H.A.A. Regt.)
Died:17 Nov 1943
Age:39
Details:Son of Peter & Elizabeth Ann Seville; husband of Sarah Harriet Seville, of Cefn y Bedd, Flintshire.
Cemetery or Memorial:Greenfield Cemetery.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private WILLIAMS Stuart (Stewart) Lloyd 1455332
Service:King's Own Royal Lancaster Regiment(7th Bn.)
Died:11 May 1940
Age:25
Details:Son of John Price Williams & Martha Williams, of  Greenfield.
Cemetery or Memorial:Estaires Communal Cemetery & Extension, Nord, France.

 

1939-1945 War   (Courtalds)

 

Rank,Name & Service Number:Guardsman ABBOTTS George 4191572
Service:Welsh Guards(3rd Bn.)
Died:12 Apr 1943
Age:28
Details:Son of Frederick Abbotts (North Staffordshire Regt., killed in action in France, 13th Oct 1915), & of Mary Ann Abbotts, of Halkyn.
Cemetery or Memorial:Enfidaville War Cemetery, Tunisia.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Driver ALCOCK Arthur T/1457833
Service:Royal Army Service Corps(1503 Light Arty. Platoon)
Died:26 Sep 1944
Age:29
Details:Son of William John & Katharine Alcock; husband of Anne Alcock, of Calcot, Holywell.
Cemetery or Memorial:Gradara War Cemetery, Italy.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Leading Radio Mechanic BARRON Charles Paton P/MX 93356
Service:Royal Navy(HMS President III)
Died:26 Apr 1943
Age:29
Details:Son of John & Elizabeth Paton Barrow; husband of Gertrude May Barron, of Foleshill, Warwickshire, England.
Cemetery or Memorial:Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Hampshire, England

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private BROTHERSTONE William 4190679
Service:South Wales Borderers(6th Bn.)
Died:26 Jan 1945
Age:33
Details:Son of William & Ethel Brotherstone; husband of Mary Alice Brotherstone, of Shotton.
Cemetery or Memorial:Taukkyan War Cemetery, Burma.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Able Seaman CASSIDY Joseph D/JX 363856
Service:Royal Navy(HMS Dulverton)
Died:13 Nov 1943
Age:20
Details:Son of John Owen & Teresa Agnes Cassidy.
Cemetery or Memorial:Plymouth Naval Memorial, Devon, England.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Fusilier CLARKE James Joseph 4203767
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(4th Bn.)
Died:21 Jul 1944
Age:30
Details:Son of James & Margaret Clarke, of Flint.
Cemetery or Memorial:Brouay War Cemetery, Calvados, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:CRAWFORD Robert
Service:Merchant Navy
Died:
Age:
Details:
Cemetery or Memorial:

Rank,Name & Service Number:Fusilier DAVIES Joseph Reginald 4209027
Service:Royal Welsh FusiliersandNo. 3 Commando
Died:11 Apr 1945
Age: 30
Details:
Cemetery or Memorial:
Becklingen War Cemetery, Niedersachsen, Germany.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Flight Sergeant DAVIES Emlyn Bartley 1013751
Service:Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve(40 Sqdn.)
Died:10 Dec 1942
Age:
Details:
Husband of Violet Davies.
Cemetery or Memorial:

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private DUNCAN Charles Alexander Pressley 1721530
Service:Pioneer Corps
Died:4 Dec 1943
Age:22   
Details:Son of James & Ann Duncan, of Flint; husband of Mabel Olwen Duncan, of Oakenholt.
Cemetery or Memorial:General Cemetery, Flint.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Able Seaman EDWARDS John Edwin D/JX 183999
Service: Royal Navy(HMS Ramillies)
Died:7 Dec 1943
Age:27
Details:Son of John & Catherine Edwards, of Flint; husband of Ellen Edwards, of Flint.
Cemetery or Memorial:Mbaraki Cemetery, Mombasa, Kenya.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Fusilier EDWARDS Ronald Elwyn 4203789
Service:Royal Welch Fusiliers(1st Bn.)
Died:18 Mar 1943
Age:26
Details:
Cemetery or Memorial:
Rangoon Memorial, Burma.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Sergeant ELLIS Percy Goronwy 4191514
Service: Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders(8th Bn.)
Died:21 Jun 1944
Age:31
Details:Son of Richard & Louisa Ellis; husband of Bera Ellis, of Mostyn.
Cemetery or Memorial:Orvieto War Cemetery, Italy.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Ordinary Seaman ERIKSEN Edward Anders D/JX 254896
Service:Royal Navy(HMS Dorsetshire)
Died:5 Apr 1942   
Age:28
Details:Son of Eric & Sarah Eriksen; husband of Doris Eriksen, of Holywell.
Cemetery or Memorial:Plymouth Naval Memorial, Devon, England.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Lance Corporal EVANS Robert Thomas 4188420
Service:Royal Welch Fusiliers(4th Bn.)
Died:1 Mar 1945
Age:  33   
Details:
Cemetery or Memorial:
Reichswald Forest War Cemetery, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Gunner EVANS Frank 1472283
Service: Royal Artillery(280 Bty., 70 Anti-Tank Regt.)
Died:25 May 1940
Age:49
Details:Son of David & Anne Evans; husband of Caroline Evans, of Holywell. Also commemorated on the Holywell War Memorial.
Cemetery or Memorial:St. Asaph Church Cemetery, Mount Road, St. Asaph.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Gunner EVANS William John 1457931
Service:Royal Artillery(85 Anti-Tank Regt.)
Died:12 Sep 1944
Age:26
Details:Son of Harry & Sarah Ellen Evans, of Bagillt.
Cemetery or Memorial:Singapore Memorial, Singapore.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Lance Sergeant EVANS Robert John 4198289
Service:Royal Welch FusiliersandNo. 1 Commando
Died:26 Jan 1943
Age:25
Details:Son of Robert and Hannah Evans, of Flint. Also commemorated on the Flint WW2 War Memorial.
Cemetery or Memorial:Tabarka Ras Rajel War Cemetery, Tunisia.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Gunner HARRISON Austin 1453353   
Service:Royal Artillery(71 Anti-Tank Regt.)
Died:11 Mar 1944
Age:25   
Details:Son of Mr & Mrs H Harrison, of Greenfield; husband of J M Harrison, of Park Gate, Southampton, England.
Cemetery or Memorial:Greenfield Cemetery.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Stoker 1st Class HEWITT Humphrey Hughes D/KX 103880
Service:Royal Navy(HMS Stanley)
Died:19 Dec 1941
Age:27
Details:
Cemetery or Memorial:
Plymouth Naval Memorial, Devon, England.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private HOGAN William 4187015
Service:King's Own Royal Lancaster Regiment(7th Bn.)
Died:Between10 May 1940 and4 Jun 1940   
Age:32
Details:Husband of Alice Winniefred Hogan
Cemetery or Memorial:Estaires Communal Cemetery and Extension,Nord,France

Rank,Name & Service Number:Lance Bombardier HUGHES Henry Lloyd 4193233
Service:Royal Artillery(85 Anti-Tank Regt.)
Died:17 Sep 1943
Age:27
Details:Son of Robert & Catherine Hughes; husband of Miriam Elizabeth Hughes, of Mold.
Cemetery or Memorial:Kanchanaburi War Cemetery, Thailand.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private HUGHES Peter Kendrick 4201502
Service:South Staffordshire Regiment(1st Bn.)
Died:23 Jun 1944
Age:29
Details:
Cemetery or Memorial:
Taukkyan War Cemetery, Burma.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Gunner HUGHES Thomas Alexander 1454125
Service:Royal Artillery(237 Bty., 107 Lt. A.A./Anti-Tank Regt.)
Died:11 Jun 1940
Age:23
Details:Son of Edward & Mary Catherine Hughes, of Flint.
Cemetery or Memorial:St. Valery-en-Caux Franco-British Cemetery, Seine-Maritime, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private HUGHES Cecil 4202730
Service:King's Own Royal Lancaster Regiment(2nd Bn.)
Died:15 May 1944
Age:31
Details:Son of Thomas & Mary Elizabeth Hughes, of Bagillt.
Cemetery or Memorial:Taukkyan War Cemetery, Burma.

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

Rank,Name & Service Number:Fusilier HUGHES Stephen 14739088
Service:Royal Welch Fusiliers(4th Bn.)
Died:14 Feb 1945
Age:18   
Details:Son of Stephen & Jane Hughes, of Rhewl, Mostyn.
Cemetery or Memorial:Rheinberg War Cemetery, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Lance Corporal HUMPHREYS John Morley 1910177
Service:Royal Engineers
Died:between28 May 1940and23 Jun 1940
Age:  26
Details:
Cemetery or Memorial:
Dunkirk Memorial, Nord, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:JACKSON Thomas
Service:Merchant Navy
Died:
Age:
Details:
Cemetery or Memorial:

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private JONES Douglas 14761495   
Service:Monmouthshire Regiment(3rd Bn.)  
Died:28 Nov 1944
Age:18
Details:Son of Fredrick Albert & Isabella Jones, of Greenfield.
Cemetery or Memorial:Venray War Cemetery, Limburg, Netherlands

Rank,Name & Service Number:Gunner JONES John Edward 4203853
Service:Royal Horse Artillery(104 Essex Yeomanry Regt.)
Died:13 Jun 1942
Age:26
Details:Son of Thomas and Beatrice Jones, of Flint. Also commemorated on the Flint War Memorial.
Cemetery or Memorial:Tobruk War Cemetery, Libya.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Gunner JONES Joseph 1457641
Service:Royal Artillery(9 Coast Regt.)
Died:5 Mar 1943
Age:24
Details:Son of Joseph Thomas Jones & Ann Jane Jones, of Mold.
Cemetery or Memorial:Singapore Memorial, Singapore.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Fusilier JONES Gwynfryn 4203845
Service:Royal Welch Fusiliers(1st Bn.)
Died:5 May 1944   
Age:28
Details:on of Peter & Harriet Jones, of Halkyn.
Cemetery or Memorial:Rangoon Memorial, Burma.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Gunner JONES Percy 1454165
Service:Royal Artillery(71 Anti-Tank Regt.)
Died:13 Jul 1944
Age:35
Details:Son of Robert & Mary Elisabeth Jones; husband of Margaret Ruth Jones, of Dartford, Kent, England.
Cemetery or Memorial:Brouay War Cemetery, Calvados, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Fusilier JONES William Edward
Service:Royal Welch Fusiliers   
Died:
Age:
Details:
Cemetery or Memorial:

Rank,Name & Service Number:Seaman LUMBERG Henry William P/X21152A
Service:Royal Naval Reserve(HMS Egret)
Died:27 Aug 1943
Age:26
Details:Son of Alfred & Annie Lumberg; husband of Kathleen Joan Lumberg, of Queensferry.
Cemetery or Memorial:  Portsmouth Naval Memorial, Hampshire, England.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Sergeant MARTIN Joseph Potton 1499066
Service:Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve(Obs. 78 Sqdn.)
Died:28 Aug 1942
Age:34
Details:Son of Arthur Henry & Mary Jane Martin; husband of Lydia Marion Martin, of Greenfield.
Cemetery or Memorial:Overijse (Tombeek) Churchyard, Vlaams-Brabant, Belgium.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Flight Sergeant MARTIN Stanley Frank
Service:Royal Air Force   
Died:
Age:
Details:
Cemetery or Memorial:

Rank,Name & Service Number:Lance Corporal McLOUGHLIN Peter Paul 4189355
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers
Died:2 Jun 1940
Age:31
Details:Son of Thomas & Margaret McLoughlin, of Holywell; husband of Winifred McLoughlin, of Holywell.
Cemetery or Memorial:Le Grand-Luce War Cemetery, Sarthe, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Gunner MOULTON Ernest 1454669
Service:Royal Artillery(221 Bty., 19 Lt. A.A. Regt.)
Died:27 Jul 1945
Age:37
Details:Son of Thomas & Martha Moulton; husband of Emily E Moulton, of Rhyl, Flintshire.
Cemetery or Memorial:Rhyl Church Cemetery, Flintshire.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Sergeant NOLAN John (Patrick?) 4191376
Service:Royal Artillery(85 Anti-Tank Regt. )
Died:12 Sep 1944
Age:28
Details:Son of William & Mary Nolan; husband of D L Nolan, of Northop.
Cemetery or Memorial:Singapore Memorial, Singapore.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private PARRY Caradoc Lloyd 4202077
Service:Gloucestershire Regiment(1st Bn.)
Died:9 Jul 1942
Age:27
Details:Son of Capt. John Parry & Elizabeth Parry; husband of Eleanor Parry, of Widnes, Lancashire, England.
Cemetery or Memorial:Imphal War Cemetery, Manipur State, India.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Fusilier PARRY William Vernon 4190094
Service: Royal Welch Fusiliers(1st Bn.)
Died:26 May 1940
Age:26   
Details:Son of Joseph & Catherine Parry, of Prestatyn.
Cemetery or Memorial:Fleurbaix Communal Cemetery, Pas de Calais, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Lance Sergeant PIERCE Eric William Amos 1454607
Service:Royal Artillery(239 Bty., 101 Lt. A.A./Anti-Tank Regt.)
Died:between7 Jun 1940and23 Jun 1940
Age:25
Details:on of John Edward & Margaret Pierce; husband of Margaret Ann Pierce.
Cemetery or Memorial:Dunkirk Memorial, Nord, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Able Seaman PRICE Trevor Venables D/JX 239826
Service:Royal Navy(HMS Cromer)
Died:9 Nov 1942
Age:21
Details:Son of John Venables Price & Hannah Mary Price, of Pentre Halkyn.
Cemetery or Memorial:Plymouth Naval Memorial, Devon, England.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Sergeant W.Op./Air Gnr.PRICE Harold 1052836
Service:Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve (408 (R.C.A.F.) Sqdn.)
Died:1 Aug 1942
Age:29
Details:Son of Thomas E D & Elizabeth Price, of Mold.
Cemetery or Memorial:Turnhout (Zevendonk) Churchyard, Antwerpen, Belgium.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Flight Lieutenant Pilot REDFERN Thomas William 121366
Service:Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve(85 Sqdn.)
Died:26 Jan 1945
Age:29
Details:Son of William John & Emily Redfern, of Holywell.
Cemetery or Memorial:Holywell Cemetery.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Sergeant ROBERTS Thomas Kenneth 7907199 M.M.
Service:Royal Armoured Corps("A" Sqdn. 23rd Hussars)
Died:5 Jan 1945
Age:27
Details:Son of John & Catherine Ann Roberts; husband of Gwyneth Mair Roberts, of Ffynnongroew.
Cemetery or Memorial:Hotton War Cemetery, Luxembourg.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Sergeant ROBERTS Robert 1684904
Service: Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve(194 Sqdn.)
Died:6 May 1944
Age:21
Details:Son of Edward & Caroline Roberts; husband of Mona Phillips Roberts, of Greenfield.
Cemetery or Memorial:Singapore Memorial, Singapore.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private ROBERTS Eric 4202106
Service:Gloucestershire Reg.(1st Bn.)
Died:28 Oct 1942
Age:27
Details:Son of Mr & Mrs John Roberts; husband of Lily Roberts, of Buckle.
Cemetery or Memorial:Rangoon Memorial, Burma.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Fusilier RYAN Francis Joseph 4199753
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(4th Bn.)
Died:14 Aug 1944
Age:28   
Details:Son of John & Mary Ann Ryan.
Cemetery or Memorial:Banneville-Le-Campagne War Cemetery, Calvados, France

Rank,Name & Service Number:Fusilier SHAW William Geoffrey 14574531   
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(7th Bn.)
Died:17 Jul 1944
Age:19
Details:Son of William George & Florrie Shaw, of Bagillt.
Cemetery or Memorial:Banneville-Le-Campagne War Cemetery, Calvados, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Lance Corporal SPENCER Llewelyn 4203917
Service: Royal Welch Fusiliers(4th Bn.)
Died: 14 Aug 1944
Age:28
Details:Husband of Winnie Spencer, of Pentre Halkyn.
Cemetery or Memorial:Banneville-Le-Campagne War Cemetery, Calvados, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Aircraftman 2nd Class SWINDLEY George 1075749
Service:Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve
Died:27 Jul 1941
Age:30
Details:
Cemetery or Memorial:
St. Mary Churchyard, Bagillt.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Bombardier TAYLOR Douglas 4193934
Service:Royal Artillery(237 Bty., 101 Lt. A.A./Anti-Tank Regt.)
Died:9 Jun 1940
Age:23
Details:Son of Alfred & Elizabeth Taylor, of Flint.
Cemetery or Memorial:St. Valery-en-Caux Franco-British Cemetery, Seine-Maritime, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Lance Sergeant WILLIAMS Douglas Haig 4191714
Service: Royal Artillery(71 Anti-Tank Regt.)
Died:5 Jul 1944   
Age:26
Details:Son of Thomas & Jennie Williams, of Mold.
Cemetery or Memorial:Brouay War Cemetery, Calvados, France.

 

Sources:

Disclaimer

All information is provided in good faith but, on occasions, errors may occur. The Clwyd Family History Society does not accept responsibility for the consequences of using any of the information provided on this page.



War Memorials