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Gwernymynydd War Memorial


The Gwenymynydd War Memorial commemorates those men of the area who died during World War I and World War II. The memorial now stands in the grounds of the Village Centre, formerly the old village school.

Gwernymynydd is a village and community in Flintshire. Between 1974 and 1996 the area was in the county of Clwyd


1914-1918 War


Rank,Name & Service Number:Driver EVANS Thomas T4/070561
Service:Royal Army Service Corps(No.1 Reserve Horse Transport Depot - Park Royal)
Died:14 Apr 1916   
Born in Llanarmon. Husband of Maud Evans.
Cemetery or Memorial:St. Garmon's Churchyard, Llanarmon.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Driver GRIFFITHS J Ll
Service:Royal Army Service Corps
Cemetery or Memorial:

Rank,Name & Service Number:Second Lieutenant JONES Percy Griffith
Service:Royal Air Force(20th Sqdn)
Died:2 Jul 1918
Details:Son of Griffith & Annie Jones, of The Chalet, Gwernymynydd.
Cemetery or Memorial:Longuenesse (St. Omer) Souvenir Cemetery, Pas de Calais, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Storekeeper MANSBRIDGE William Charles
Service:Merchant Marine
Died:19 Sep 1916
Details:Born Halkyn. Husband of Alice Mary Mansbridge, Swan Inn, Gwernymynydd.
Cemetery or Memorial:

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private ROBERTS Frederick Reynold 1337
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(1/5th Bn.)
Died:5 Dec 1915
Details:Son of John & Mary Roberts, of Tyddyn Dows, Gwernymynydd.
Cemetery or Memorial:Chatby Military and War Memorial Cemetery, Alexandria Egypt.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Second Lieutenant WALN Edward Ashton
Service:Kings Livepool Regiment(2/6th Bn.)
Died:21 Oct 1918
Details:Son of Adah H Waln, of Fron Hall, Mold & the late Edward Hunter Waln.
Cemetery or Memorial:Tournai Communal Cemetery Allied Extension, Hainaut, Belgium.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private WILLIAMS William Arthur 25504
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(17th Bn.)
Died:31 Jul 1917
Details:Son of Edward & Eliza Williams, of Brook Villa, Mold.
Cemetery or Memorial:Menin Gate Memorial, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private WYNNE Edward Lloyd 25430
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(17th Bn.)
Died:12 Jul 1916
Details:Son of Stephen & Sarah Wynne, 1, The Office Gwernymynydd.
Cemetery or Memorial:Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France.


1939-1945 War


Rank,Name & Service Number:Leading Seaman ROBINSON Geoffrey Daniel D/JX 208696
Service:Royal Navy(HMS President III)
Died:15 Dec 1942
Details:Son of William & Catherine Robinson; husband of Annie Robinson, of Mold.
Cemetery or Memorial:Plymouth Naval Memorial, Devon, England.




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