War Memorials

Bangor on Dee War Memorial

Bangor On Dee (Bangor Is Y Coed) War Memorial is located on the banks of the River Dee in front of St. Dunawd’s Parish Church. The memorial commemorates those who lost their lives locally. The [more]

War Memorials

Southsea War Memorial

Southsea War Memorial commemorates those local people who died in World War I. The memorial stands at the front of All Saint’s Parish Church on Smithy Road, Southsea. Those commemorated on Southsea War Memorial: HUMPHREYS, [more]

Rossett War Memorial
War Memorials

Rossett War Memorial

Rossett War Memorial commemorates those local people who were killed in World War I and World War II. The memorial is located in the grounds of Christ’s Church, Chester Road, Rossett. Constructed after World War [more]

David Rowatt
In Memorium

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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THOMAS, Charles – Gresford War Memorial

Charles Thomas was born circa 1889, the son of William & Ann Thomas (formerly Bennion, nee Crump),  and on the 1901 census they were living at Smithy Yard, Llay, Denbighshire.    Head of the household was [more]

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ROBERTS, Alfred – Gresford War Memorial

Alfred Roberts was born circa 1897 and baptised on the 21st March 1897 at All Saint’s Church, Gresford, the son of William & Ellen Roberts, Blacksmith. Alfred is seen on the 1901 census living with [more]

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RIDGE, Robert – Gresford War Memorial

Robert Ridge was the son of John & Jane Ridge and was born circa 1889.    He first appears on the 1891 census living with his family at 2, Chirk Mill, Chirk, Denbighshire.    Head of the [more]

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PARKER, Joseph Edward – Gresford War Memorial

I believe that Joseph Edward Parker was born in the December Quarter of 1878 in the Chorlton Registration District of Lancashire. (Lancashire Volume:               8c, Page: 659), the son of Charles Thomas and Margaret Parker (nee [more]