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Polish War Hero Honoured in 2005

Memorial unveiled to ex-Mayor of Krakow. A delegation from Poland met in May of 2005 to unveil a memorial to a Polish war hero who is buried at the Wrexham Cemetery. Jaceck Majchrouski, the then Mayor of [more]

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Private James SMITH – Wrexham Cemetery

full_name: SMITH, James rank: Private number: 201189 regiment: Depot. Royal Welch Fusiliers parent_name: James Smith birth: 1877 death: 24/10/1918 burial: 29/10/1918 age: 41 relationship: husband of Sarah Smith section: B plot_ref: 00615 address: 25 TUTTLE [more]

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George FINDLAY – Wrexham Cemetery

first_name: George full_name: FINDLAY, George rank: Corporal number: 781578 regiment: Canadian Army Medical Corps birth: 1882 death: 14/10/1918 place_of_death: WAR HOSPITAL READING burial: 18/10/1918 age: 36 section: C plot_ref: 01021 Wrexham Cemetery, Ruabon Road War: [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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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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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]

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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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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]