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War Memorials

Clocaenog

The Clocaenog War Memorial commemorates those men of the area who were killed during World War I and World War II. The memorial takes the form of standing cross in the grounds of St. Foddhyd's Parish Church in Maes Caenog.

Clocaenog is a village and community in the Vale of Clwyd, Denbighshire. Between 1974 and 1996 it was in the county of Clwyd.

Clocaenog War Memorial

1914-1918 War

Rank, Name &
Service Number
Service Died Age Details Cemetery or
Memorial
Private
ADDIS
John William

21064
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(14th Bn.)
7 Jul 1916 32 Son of William & Alice Sarah Addis, Cymro Inn, Clawddnewydd. Corbie Communal Cemetery Extension, Somme, France
Private
ASKEY
James

8780
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(4th Bn.)
24 Nov 1916 31 Born Llanfwrog. Also named on the Ruthin War Memorial. Lijssenthoek Military Cemetery, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.
Private
BARGUSS
Albert Henry

12210
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(9th Bn.)
25 Sep 1915 21 Born in Yelford, Oxfordshire, England, son of Andrew & Martha Barguss. Enlisted at Wrexham. Loos Memorial, Pas de Calais, France.
Lance Corporal
DAVIES
G Stanley

15425
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(1st Bn.)
3 Sep 1916 28 Son of John & Margaret Davies, of Penybryn, Clocaenog. Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France.
Private
DAVIES
Hugh Edward

266955, 8500
Welsh Regiment (13th Bn.) formerly Royal Welsh Fusiliers 21 Aug 1917 22 Son of Robert Ellis Mary Davies, Brynffynnon, Clocaenog. Also named on the Denbigh and Gwyddelwern War Memorials. Tyne Cot Memorial, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.
Gunner
EDWARDS
Evan

60461
Royal Garrison Artillery
(108th Siege Bty.)
8 Apr 1918 23 Son of David & Eleanor Edwards, of Lodge Ucha, Cynfal, Corwen. Etaples Military Cemetery, Pas de Calais, France.
Private
HETHERINGTON
William George

54846 & 1447
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(10th Bn.)
formerly
Denbighshire Yeomanry
28 Nov 1916 29 Born Bootle, Lancashire, England. Son of William & Elizabeth Hetherington, of Mold, Flintshire. Also commemorated on the Mold War Memorial. Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France.
Private
JONES
Edward William

59271 & 016852
Northumberland Fusiliers
(25th Tyneside Irish Bn.)
formerly
Army Ordnance Corps
11 Apr 1918 28 Born Llanelidan. Son of Mr. and Mrs. Thomas O. and Anne C Jones of Pen-y-Park, Bryn, Corwen. Brother of William Hugh Jones (below). Also named on the Corwen and Llanelidan War Memorials. Ploegstreert Memorial, Hainaut, Belgium.
Private
JONES
William

54792
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(15th Bn.)
27 Jul 1917 22 Son of Mrs Elizabeth Ann Jones, of Gweithdy, Bontuchel, Ruthin. Menin Gate Memorial, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.
Second Lieutenant
JONES
William Hugh
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(16th Bn.)
21 Jun 1917 28 Son of Thomas O & Anne C Jones, of Penyparc, Bryn, Corwen. Brother of Edward William Jones (above). Also named on the Llanelidan War Memorial. Bard Cottage Cemetery, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.
Private
LOVESAY
John Henry

134551
Royal Army Medical Corps (67th Gen. Hospital) 11 Dec 1918 26 Son of John and Harriet Lovesay, of Great Barrow, Chester. Mikra British Cemetery, Kalamaria, Greece.
Private
MORRIS
Eben

200614
M.M.
Royal Welsh Fusiliers (1st/4th Bn.) 6 Apr 1918 22 Son of John and Jane Ann Morris. Also named on the Ruthin War Memorial. Martinsart British Cemetery, Somme, France.
Private
ROBERTS
Robert Thomas

2784
Welsh Guards
(1st Bn.)
11 Oct 1918 40 Son of the late John & Martha Roberts; husband of Ellen Gould (formerly Roberts), of Bryn Awel, Clawddnewydd. St. Vaast Communal Cemetery Extension, Nord, France.
Corporal
SAVAGAR
James Stephen

30513
M.M.
Worcestershire Regiment
(4th Bn.)
29 Sep 1918 21 Son of Mrs Amy S Savagar, of Prinknash Park Gardens, Painswick, Stroud, Gloucestershire, England. Hooge Crater Cemetery, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.
Private
WILLIAMS
W
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(4th Bn.)

 

1939-1945 War

Rank, Name &
Service Number
Service Died Age Details Cemetery or
Memorial
Fusilier
EDWARDS
Elwyn
4192899
Royal Welch Fusiliers
and
No. 1 Commando
28 Sep 1941 20 Nephew of Jane Hughes, of Clawddnewydd; brother of Elizabeth McDonnell (nee Edwards), of Belfast, Northern Ireland. Luc-Sur-Mer Churchyard, Calvados, France.

 

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