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War Memorials

Picton

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

Picton is a small village, in the community and ecclesiastical parish of Llanasa in the north of Flintshire. Between 1974 and 1996 the area was part of the county of Clwyd.

Er Cof am y Bechgyn Blwyf Llanasa a syrthiasant yn y Rhyfel Fawr
Mewn Anghof Ni Chant Fod

Picton War Memorial

1914-1918 War

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

241110
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(1st/5th Bn.)
10 Apr 1917 20 Son of William Barnett, Talacre Lodge, Prestatyn. Also on the Llanasa War Memorial. Gaza War Cemetery, Israel and Palestine.
Lance Serjeant
BARTON
Thomas

14914
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(10th Bn.)
16 Aug 1916 20 Son of William and Alice Barton, of Gadlas Farm, Llanasa.
Also on the Llanasa War Memorial.
Thiepval Memorial, Somme,
France
Corporal
BLACKWELL
Peter Henry

20532
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(14th Bn.)
10 Jul 1916 23 Son of Peter & Sarah Catherine Blackwell,
Fiji House,
Ffynnongroyw.
Thiepval Memorial, Somme,
France.
Private First Class
CARTWRIGHT
Roger Norman
United States Army
(23rd Infantry Regt.,
2nd Infantry Division)
18 Jul 1918 30 Son of Charles Cartwright, Glan Aber, Llanasa. Resident of Blaine, Montana, USA
Also on the Dyserth & Llanasa War Memorials.
Aisne-Marne American Cemetery, Belleau,
France.
Corporal
DAVIES
Robert Edward

16798
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(13th Bn.)
21 Jun 1918 31 Son of Ellis and Mary E Davies, Tanyfron, Llanasa. Also on the Gronant and Llanasa War Memorial Varennes Military Cemetery,
Somme,
France
Private
EDWARDS
David

2400 & 36012
Welsh Guards
(1st Bn.)
formerly
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
16 Nov 1916 18 Son of Thomas and Charlot Edwards, 2 Dee View Terrace, Pen y Ffordd, Ffynnongroyw, Mostyn. Also commemorated on the Ffynnongroyw War Memorial. Thiepval Memorial, Somme,
France.
Private
EDWARDS
Peter Thomas
53904
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(1st Bn.)
21 Jul 1917 19 Son of Thomas Owen & Maria Edwards (nee Thomas) of Tan y Bryn Farm, Tremeirchion. Nephew of Annie Hughes, Post Office, Gronant. Also commemorated on the Gronant, Llanasa and Tremeirchion War Memorials. Mory Abbey Military Cemetery, Mory,
Pas de Calais,
France.
Private
EDWARDS
William

39993
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(2nd Bn.)
13 Oct 1917 26 Born in Ffynnongroyw. Son of Joseph & Elizabeth Edwards, of 21, Wirral View, Mostyn. Messines Ridge British Cemetery, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.
Private
EVANS
Ellis Thomas
6176
18th Queen Mary's Own Hussars 20 Oct 1914 16 Son of Thomas & Emily Evans, Mont Pleasant, Berthengam. Ploegstreert Memorial,
Hainaut,
Belgium.
Private
EVANS
James

35031
Cheshire Regiment
(10th Bn.)
12 Jul 1916 21 Son of Mr. J. H. and Mary Evans, of Brodawel, Berthengam,
Holywell.
Bombardier
EVANS
Robert Parry

42989
Royal Field Artillery
(B Bty., 50th Bde.)
17 Oct 1918 21 Son of John and Ann Evans, Ivy House,
Axton,
Holywell
Passchendaele New British Cemetery, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium
FORBES
James
Private
GRIFFITHS
Joseph

49322 and 30424
Northumberland Fusiliers (2nd Garrison Bn.) formerly 30424 Royal Welch Fusiliers 30 Jun 1918 Brother of Ellen Williams, Dee View, Penyffordd, Ffynnongroyw. Amara War Cemetery, Iraq.
Private
GRIFFITHS
Thomas

30384
Royal Welsh Fusiliers (8th Bn.) 8 Jan 1918 27 Grandson of John and Sarah Jones, 2 Meirion Terrace, Ffynnongroyw. Baghdad (North Gate) War Cemetery, Iraq
Private
GRIFFITHS
Thomas John
15115
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(10th Bn.)
3 Mar 1916 34 Brother of Mrs. Ellen Williams, of 4, Dee View Terrace, Penyffordd, Ffynnongroyw. Menin Gate Memorial, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.
Gunner
HUGHES
Ceiriog

160268
Royal Field Artillery
("C" Bty., 63rd Bde.)
20 Sep 1918 20 Son of Thomas and Mary Ann Hughes, of Canol y Dre, Gronant. Also commemorated on the Gronant and Llanasa War Memorial. Vis-en-Artois Memorial,
Pas de Calais, France.
HUGHES
Edward


Brook's Terrace, Berthengam or
Moranedd, Llanasa.
JONES
A R
Private
JONES
Albert Trevor

55036
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(2nd Bn.)
19 Dec 1916 19 Son of Thomas Jones of Gwendraeth, Ffynnongroyw. Combles Communal Cemetery Extension, Somme,
France.
Private
JONES
Daniel

55013
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(2nd Bn.)
23 Apr 1917 29 Son of Eliza Jones, of Brookes Terrace, Berthengam,
Holywell.
Wancourt British Cemetery,
Pas de Calais,
France
JONES
Edward


Corporal
JONES
Elias

20589
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(14th Bn.)
23 Apr 1918 25 Son of John & Jane Jones, of Ffynnongroyw. Warloy-Baillon Communal Cemetery Extension, Somme, France.
Private
JONES
Frank

1220
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(5th Bn.)
19 Aug 1915 Helles Memorial, Turkey.
Private
JONES
Hugh

53748
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(1st Bn.)
24 Jun 1917 23 Son of Robert & Mary Harriet Jones, of 3, Dee View, Penyffordd, Ffynnongroyw. Bard Cottage Cemetery, West-Vlaanderen,
Belgium.
Private
JONES
John
24116
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(16th Bn.)
10 Jul 1916 22 Son of Peter & Sarah Elizabeth Jones, of 7, Jones' Terrace, Penyffordd, Ffynnongroyw. Thiepval Memorial, Somme,
France.
Private
JONES
John Gregson

1784
Welsh Guards
(1st Bn.)
28 Apr 1916 26 Son of William & Esther Jones, of Tan Rhiw, Ffynnongroyw. Potijze Burial Ground Cemetery,
West-Vlaanderen,
Belgium.
Private
JONES
Llewellyn

3458
Welsh Guards (1st Bn.) 11 Oct 1917 19 Son of Matthew Henry Jones, of 3, Poplar Row, Burton, Rossett, Wrexham, and the late Maria Jones. Tyne Cot Memorial, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.
Serjeant
JONES
Thomas William

6781
Royal Engineers
(54th Field Coy.)
6 Nov 1918 38 Son of Thomas and Sarah Jones, of Penllan, Llanasa; husband of Mary Noel Jones, of Picton, Ffynnongroew. Staglieno Cemetery, Genoa,
Italy
MORRIS
Frederick
Second Lieutenant
MORRIS
Wilfred Cyril
96th Cerar Infantry of Ahmednagar India (2nd Bn.) 15 Dec 1918 Husband of Margaret Mary Morris, Groesffordd, Gronant, Prestatyn. Ahmednagar Government Cemetery, India.
MACLEAN
James A


Private
OSBORNE
James

14913
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(10th Bn.)
27 Apr 1917 28 Son of John and Ellen Osborne, Town Street, Eakring, Newark. Also commemorated on the Llanasa War Memorial. Arras Memorial, Pas de Calais,
France.
Driver
OWEN
William
266885 & 17662
Royal Horse Artillery and Royal Field Artillery
("B" Bty. 76th Army Bde.)
formerly
Cavalry Regt.
19 Oct 1918 Carnieres Communal Cemetery Extension, Nord,
France.
Private
PARRY
Alfred

54747
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(15th Bn.)
7 Aug 1917 23 Son of Catherine J Parry, of Glan Llyn, Axton.
Also on the Llanasa War Memorial.
Wimereux Communal Cemetery,
Pas de Calais,
France.
Private
ROBERTS
Jesse Horatio

24379
King’s Liverpool Regiment
(19th Bn.)
30 Jul 1916 31 Son of Robert and Mary Ann Roberts, of White Horse Farm, Trelogan. Resident of 62, Cranborne Road, Sefton Park, Liverpool. Also on the Llanasa ... Thiepval Memorial, Somme,
France.
Private
ROBERTS
Robert John

TR4/67849
South Wales Borderers
(53rd Graduated Bn.)
18 Nov 1918 18 Son of Mrs Mary Roberts, of 11, Mostyn Road, Gronant. Also commemorated on the Gronant and Llanasa War Memorial. St. Asaph and Cynderyn’s Churchyard,
Llanasa.
Private
Owen
TAYLOR

32608
16th Bn. Manchester Regiment 20 Jun 1917 29 Son of Robert and Hannah Maria Jones, Pen y Waen, Llanasa. (1901 Census). Later of 42, Princess St., Moston, Manchester. Also commemorated on the Llanasa War Memorial. Perth Cemetery (China Wall), West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.
Private
WILLIAMS
Arthur

51421
Lancashire Fusiliers
(2nd/7th Bn.)
21 Mar 1918 20 Son of Peter & Mary E Williams, of Picton Farm, Ffynnongroyw. Pozieres Memorial, Somme, France.
Private
WILLIAMS
William Maldwyn

241093
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(17th Bn.)
28 Apr 1918 19 Son of Isaac and Catherine Ann Williams, of Bethesda Street, Gronant. Also commemorated on the Gronant and Llanasa War Memorials Bagneux British Cemetery, Gezaincourt,
Somme,
France.
WILSON §
Wilfred
Son of John & Harriet Wilson of Gronant???
Private
WYNNE
Herbert Price

TR/6/6268 and 201092
Labour Corps (formerly 184658, R.A.S.C.) 17 Sep 1917 28 Son of John Wynne, Halendy, Mostyn. Also commemorated on the Ffynnongroyw War Memorial. Brandhoek Military Cemetery, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.

Also commemorated on the Ffynnongroyw War Memorial.
§ Also commemorated on the Gronant War Memorial.

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