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WILLIAM HENRY VERNON 1856 – 1911

William Henry Vernon was born on 23 October 1856, his parents were John Vernon and Sarah Ann Knowles, John was a Sergeant in the Militia and they were living at the Militia barracks in Preston [more]

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MORRIS, Arthur Cuhelyn – Wrexham Cemetery

Full name: MORRIS, Arthur Cuhelyn Rank: Lieutenant Regiment: 18th Sqdn. Royal Flying Corps formerly 19th Bn. Royal Welsh Fusiliers Parent name: Rev. Richard Edward and Emily Morris of Wrexham Birth: abt 1895 Birthplace: Death: 17/02/1918 Burial: [more]

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John Brown Savage – Wrexham Cemetery

Second Lieutenant (& Adjutant) SAVAGE, JOHN BROWN Died 16/05/1915 Aged 34 1st Bn Royal Welsh Fusiliers M C, Mentioned in Dispatches. Son of John and Margaret Savage, of 27 Ruabon Road, Wrexham. In loving memory [more]

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Soames at All Saints Church Gresford

During the course of my research for my forthcoming book, I came upon an article that was published in the Wrexham Leader from 2011, in which a campaign was started to raise funds to restore [more]

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James Morgan Williams – Wrexham Cemetery

Full name: James Morgan Williams (Jim) Service Number: Rank: 2nd Lieutenant Regiment: 19th Bn. attd. 17th Bn. Royal Welsh Fusiliers Parents name: Robert Morgan Williams and Elizabeth Williams. Birth: 1892 Birthplace: Wrexham Death: 09/05/1918 Date of [more]

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CUEL, Alfred – Wrexham Cemetery

CUEL first_name: Alfred full_name: CUEL, Alfred rank: Serjeant number: 31320 regiment: Royal Welsh Fusiliers birth: abt 1874 birthplace: Aldershot, Hampshire. death: 13/12/1915 burial: 16/12/1915 age: 41 relationship: Husband of Minnie Cuel (nee Hedges) Marriage Date: [more]

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CLIEVE, James Francis

Full name: James Francis CLIEVE Service Number: Rank: Major Regiment: Royal Welch Fusiliers Parents name: Birth: 10/08/1857 Birthplace: Death: 06/02/1919 Date of burial: 12/02/1919 Buried at: Wrexham Cemetery, Ruabon Road Plot_ref: D-03918 Age: 61 Relationship: Husband [more]

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Drummer E. Downey – Royal Welsh Fusiliers

DOWNEY first_name: EDWARD full_name: DOWNEY, Edward rank: Drummer regiment: 23 Foot Royal Welsh Fusiliers birth: 1843 death: 14/08/1882 burial: 15/08/1882 age: 39 plot_ref: 00261 address: Nelson Street, Wrexham Wrexham Cemetery, Ruabon Road wrexham_memorial: Wrexham Cemetery [more]

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EDDIES, John – Gresford War Memorial

John Eddies was born circa 1894 in Tilstock, Salop, the son of John & Elizabeth Eddies and on the 1901 census he was seen for the first time living with his family at Hollinwood, Whixall, [more]