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Rhesycae War Memorial

Rhesycae

The Rhesycae War Memorial commemorates those men of the area who died in the First and Second World Wars.

Rhesycae is a village in the community of Halkyn, Flintshire. Between 1974 and 1996, it was in the county of Clwyd.

 

1914-1918 War

 

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private Joshua EVANS 61203
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(13th Bn.)
Died:22 Apr 1918
Age:
Details:
Son of Hugh & Sarah Evans of Rhesycae.
Cemetery or Memorial:Bouzincourt Ridge Cemetery, Albert, Somme, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private Peter HUGHES 3453
Service:Welsh Guards (1st Bn.)
Died:1 Dec 1917
Age:20
Details:Son of Peter & Mary Hughes, of Top y Rhes, Rhesycae.
Cemetery or Memorial:Cambrai Memorial, Louverval, Nord, France.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private Joseph Edward JONES 20862
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers(5th Bn.)
Died:4 May 1917
Age:31
Details:Born Rhesycae. Died at sea. Husband of Elizabeth A Jones, River View, Bagillt, Flintshire (1911 Census)
Cemetery or Memorial:Savona Memorial, Italy.

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private William JONES 25181
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers (10th Bn.)
Died:20 Jul 1916
Age:.
Details:Lived in Llanfairfechan, Carnarfonshire.
Cemetery or Memorial:Thiepval Memorial

Rank,Name & Service Number:Private Owen Thomas OWENS 356034
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers (25th Bn.)
Died:31 Oct 1917
Age:23
Details:Son of J Owen, Bodhyfryd, Rhesycae, Holywell: Brother of Jane Lewis.
Cemetery or Memorial:Beersheba War Cemetery, Israel.

Rank,Name & Service Number:John THOMAS
Service:
Died:
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Rank,Name & Service Number:Driver William Edward WYNNE 220361
Service:Royal Field Artillery"A" Bty. 330th Bde.
Died:15 Nov 1918
Age:28
Details:Son of Llewelyn & Amelia Wynne, of Chenney, Rhesycae.
Cemetery or Memorial:St. Sever Cemetery Extension, Rouen, Seine-Maritime, France.

 

1939-1945 War

 

Rank,Name & Service Number:Fusilier Joseph Ronald FEARNHEAD 14717079
Service:Royal Welsh Fusiliers (7th Bn.)
Died:18 Sep 1944
Age:18
Details:Lived in Caernarfonshire.
Cemetery or Memorial:Leopoldsburg War Cemetery, Limburg, Belgium.

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

Rank,Name & Service Number:Thomas M STUBBS
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Rank,Name & Service Number:Driver Gwyn WILLIAMS 2351649
Service:Royal Corps of Signals(68 H.A.A. Regt., R.A., Sig. Sec.)
Died:14 Nov 1942
Age:23
Details:
Cemetery or Memorial:
Alemain Memorial, Egypt.

 

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