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War Memorials

Isycoed
Isycoed

The Isycoed War Memorial commemorates those men of the area who died during World War I.

Iscoyd/Whitewell War Memorial

The memorial, situated in the grounds of St. Paul's Parish Church, is in the form of a cross of marble on a stone base and the height of it is 8 feet 6 inches. It was dedicated on 24th October 1919 .

It lies around 5 miles to the east of Wrexham on the border with England. Until 1974 the area was part of historic Denbighshire, and between 1974 and 1996 of the county of Clwyd.

1914-1918 War

Rank, Name &
Service Number
Service Died Age Details Cemetery or
Memorial
Private
CUNNAH
Robert Ellis

49739
Cheshire Regiment (1st Bn.) 15 Jan 1917 22 Son of Alfred and Amelia Cunnah, of 21, Kirby Grove, Shotton, Chester. Gorre British and Indian Cemetery, Pas de Calais, France.
Private
HOLMES
Ernest Albert

54505
Royal Welsh Fusiliers (16th Bn.) 2 Aug 1917 20 Son of Albert Holmes, Hanvood's Lane, Rossett, Wrexham, Denbighshire. Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.
Stoker 1st Class
JONES
Philip

K/25397
Royal Navy, HMS Moth 19 Jun 1917 23 Son of Philip and Margaret Jones, of Isycoed, Bowling Bank, Wrexham. Basra War Cemetery, Iraq.
Private
PARKER
Percy

698
Welsh Horse Yeomanry (2nd/1st. Bn.) 23 Jan 1916 20 Son of William and Annie E. Parker, of Rodens Hall, Wrexham. Isycoed (St. Paul) Churchyard, Denbighshire.
Serjeant
PARRY
Joseph

56997
Royal Welsh Fusiliers (10th Bn.) (formerly 1228 Denbighshire Yeomanry) 1 May 1917 22 Arras Memorial, Pas de Calais, France.
Private
POWELL
Stanley

345233
Royal Welsh Fusiliers (24th Bn.) (formerly 893 Trooper Denbighshire Hussars Yeomanry) 31 Oct 1917 23 Son of Sarah Elizabeth Powell, The Cottage, Bryn Estyn Rd., Rhosnessney, Wrexham, and the late Charles Powell. Native of Bowling Bank, Wrexham. Beersheba War Cemetery, Israel and Palestine (including Gaza)

 

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