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Nantglyn

The Nantglyn War Memorial commemorates those men of the area who were killed during World War I. The memorial is in the form of a granite obelisk surmounting a concrete base containing inscribed slate plaques. It was funded by Captain and Colonel Wynne-Edwards of Plas Nantglyn.

Nantglyn is a village and community in rural Denbighshire. Between 1974 and 1996 it was in the county of Clwyd.

 

"Mewn Anghof Ni Chant Fod, Wyr y Cledd, Hir Eu Clod" (Ceiriog)

 

1914-1918 War

 

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private Elon ELLIS16909
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(13th Bn.)
Died:10 Jul 1916
Age:22
Details:Son of John and Catherine Ellis, Glyn Terrace, Nantglyn: Brother of 20710 Pte. Moses and Mrs. Harriet Ellis.
Cemetery or Memorial:Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private Robert HUGHES
Service:
Died:
Age:
Details:
Of Bryn Golau, Nantglyn.
Cemetery or Memorial:

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private Robert T JONES
Service:
Died:
Age:
Details:
Cader, Nantglyn.
Cemetery or Memorial:

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private Evan ROBERTS 40781
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(22nd Bn.)
Died:16 Apr 1916
Age:
Details:
Of Tanfforddwen, Peniel, Nantglyn.
Cemetery or Memorial:St. James' Churchyard, Nantglyn.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Captain Walter Falconer SCOTT
Service:59th Scinde Rifles(Frontier Force)
Died:25 Oct 1914
Age:34
Details:Born Liverpool, England. Son of Walter Scott, of Tan y Gyrt, Nantglyn; and the late Isabella Scott. Resident of Jullunder, Punjab, India.
Cemetery or Memorial:Rue-de-Bois  Military Cemetery, Fleurbaix, Pas de Calais, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private Harold WILLIAMS 81868
Service:67th Gen. Hosp. Royal Army Medical Corps
Died:6 Jan 1919
Age:26
Details:Son of Evan and Annie Williams, (Glandwr) Police Station, Nantglyn, Denbigh later of Groesfordd Farm, Voryd, Abergele, Denbigh
Cemetery or Memorial:Mikra British Cemetery, Kalamaria, Greece.

Those marked (§) died while "in military service".
The memorial lists all those who fought in World War I. They are not included here.

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