World War One

Lest We Forget 1918-2018

We remember the men who gave their lives in the Great War and whose final resting place is Wrexham Cemetery. LEST WE FORGET John JONES James HARKER Charles Edward JONES Martin SWEENEY John Francis JONES [more]

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Belgian War Grave at Wrexham Cemetery

Belgian War Grave at Wrexham Cemetery Headstone K-03018 inscriptions commemorate: VERBEKE, Joseph 1st Regt. of Chasseurs of Courtrai, Belgium Wounded at Dixmude Died at Croesnewydd Miltary Hospital Wrexham 2nd November 1914, aged 28 VAN BEVEREN, [more]

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HODGKINS, John – Wrexham Cemetery

HODGKINS first_name: John full_name: HODGKINS, John rank: Private number: 8112 (200862) regiment: 3rd/4th Bn. Royal Welsh Fusiliers parent_name: John Hodgkins birth: abt 1882 birthplace: Utoxetter, Staffordshire, England death: 15/12/1916 at Infirmary, Wrexham. burial: 19/12/1916 age: [more]

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JONES, Charles Edward – Wrexham Cemetery

full_name: JONES, Charles Edward rank: Private number: 21108 regiment: 11th Winnipeg G. Guards. Canadian Infantry, Canadian Expeditionary Force parent_name: Edward Jones of Wrexham, Wales. birth: 26/12/1888 birthplace: Leeds, West Yorkshire, England death: 08/01/1915 burial: 12/01/1915 [more]

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ROTCHELL, Frederick James – Wrexham Cemetery

Full name: Frederick James ROTCHELL Service Number:  J/63769 Rank: Ordinary Seaman Regiment: Royal Navy “HMS Opal” (further info below) Parents name: James Henry and Sarah Jane Rotchell Birth: 08/02/1898 Birthplace: Vicarage Stables,Wrexham Death: 12/01/1918 Drowned in [more]

David Rowatt
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ROWATT, David – Gresford War Memorial

Second Lieutenant ROWATT, DAVID Died 01/07/1916 Aged 26 “A” Bty. 10th Bde. Royal Field Artillery. Son of Mr. and Mrs. David Crawford Rowatt, of The Coppice, Abbey Rd., Rhos-on-Sea, husband of Sadie Williams (formerly Rowatt, [more]

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EDDIES, Alfred

EDDIES, ALFRED (Not on the Gresford Roll of Honour.) his cousin John EDDIES, see his notes. Rank: Private Service No:G/86302 Date of Death:25/05/1918 Age:26 Regiment/Service:Middlesex Regiment 13th Bn. Cemetery:PERNES BRITISH CEMETERY Son of Samuel Eddies; [more]