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War Memorials

Saltney

The Saltney War Memorial commemorates those men of the area who died during World War I and World War II.
A standing cross is sited in the grounds of St Mark's Church in High Street, Saltney with memorial plaques commemorating those who died in World War I inside the church.

Saltney is a small town on Deeside in Flintshire and sits directly on the border with England. Between 1974 and 1996 it was in the county of Clwyd.

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1914-1918 War

Rank, Name &
Service Number
Service Died Age Details Cemetery or
Memorial
Private
CARROLL
Richard
17885
Cheshire Regiment
(10th Bn.)
26 Apr 1916 Born Keel Machel, Cork, Ireland. Ecoivres Military Cemetery, Mont-St Eloi, Pas de Calais, France.
Lieutenant
COCKRILL
Charles Whalley
Royal Field Artillery
("C" Bty. 160th Bde.)
2 Feb 1918 29 Son of Charles P & Alizon Cockrill, of Briercliffe, Hough Green, Chester, Cheshire, England. Villers-Faucon Communal Cemetery Extension, Somme, France.
Lieutenant
DARLINGTON
Cecil Dutton
Royal Air Force
(204th Sqdn.)
15 Aug 1918 26 Son of Mrs. Darlington Banks, of Ottawa, Canada. St. Julien Dessing Station Cemetery, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.
Private
DAVIES
Edward

6387
King's Shropshire Light Infantry
(2nd Bn.)
25 May 1915 32 Son of the late William & Mary Ann Davies. Menin Gate Memorial, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.
Private
DOUBLEDAY
Clement

4279
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(14th Bn.)
18 Feb 1917 20 Son of F Doubleday, of Saltney; husband of Ethel Maria Chambers (formerly Doubleday), of 16, Phillip Street, Hoole, Chester, Cheshire, England. Bard Cottage Cemetery, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.
Private
DOUBLEDAY
James Lloyd

20631
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(2nd Bn.)
4 Nov 1918 36 Son of Frederick & Martha Doubleday, of Green Lane, Saltney; husband of Mary Ann Doubleday, of 44, Briscoe Street, Ardwick, Manchester, England. Montay-Neuvilly Road Cemetery, Montay, Nord, France.
Private
EVANS
Harold

2579
Welsh Guards
(1st Bn.)
6 Mar 1917 23 Son of Mrs Ellen Evans, of 1, Jubilee Terrace, Saltney, & the late Hugh Evans. Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France.
Private
FISHER
Joseph

240970
Cheshire Regiment
(1st/5th Bn.)
16 Jun 1917 18 Son of Thomas & Mercia Fisher, of 2, Williams Row, Bridge Street, Stone Bridge, Saltney. Tilloy British Cemetery, Tilloy-Les-Mofflaines, Pas de Calais, France.
Private
GHEEL
Frank

26857
Loyal North Lancashire Regiment
(2nd/5th Bn.)
24 Aug 1917 19 Son of Alfred & Clara Gheel, of 20 Curzon Street, Saltney. Cite Bonjean Military Cemetery, Armentieres, Nord, France.
Sergeant
GRIFFITHS
Joseph
Private
HADDOCK
Terence

15286
Cheshire Regiment
(12th Bn.)
18 Sep 1918 25 Son of Jane Haddock, of 1, Vernon's Buildings, Saltney, & the late George Haddock. Doiran Memorial, Greece.
Major
HULEATT
Francis Hugh
M.C.
Royal Field Artillery
("C" Bty. 83rd Bde.)
28 Feb 1917 30 Born Cairo, Egypt. Son of Col. Hugh & Ellen Kathleen Huleatt; husband of Daisy Catherine Huleatt. Dernancourt Communal Cemetery Extension, Somme, France.
Private
JOHNSON
Albert

10109
Cheshire Regiment
(1st Bn.)
6 Sep 1916 27 Son of William H & Sarah Ann Johnson, of Chester, Cheshire, England. Abbeville Communal Cemetery, Somme, France.
Private
LLOYD
James

7553 & 7641
Cheshire Regiment (1st Bn.) formerly 7641 Royal Welsh Fusiliers 22 Oct 1914 29 Son of Thomas and Elizabeth Lloyd, 44 Curzon Street, Saltney, Chester. (1911 Census) Le Touret Memorial, Pas de Calais, France.
Private
LLOYD
Samuel

17884
Cheshire Regiment (1/7th Bn.) 26 Oct 1918 18 Son of Thomas & Jane E Lloyd, 22 Ewart Street, Saltney. Tyne Cot Memorial, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.
LLOYD
Thomas
Private
LOCKLEY
Joseph

109155
Notts & Derby Regiment - Sherwood Foresters
(1st Bn.)
27 May 1918 19 Son of George & Ellen Lockley, of 14, Banks Row, Saltney. Soissons Memorial, Aisne, France.
MATHER
Tom
Private
McHUGH
William

12530
Cheshire Regiment
(9th Bn.)
7 Jun 1917 22 Son of James & Jane McHugh, of 1, Cambrian Row, Boundary Lane, Saltney. Menin Gate Memorial, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.
Private
MORRIS
William

125852 & 69647
Machine Gun Corps Infantry
(25th Bn.formerly
Royal Welsh Fusileers
13 Oct 1918 20 Born in Mold, Flintshire. Son of Morris William Morris, of 8, Victoria Road, Saltney. Highland Cemetery, Le Cateau, Nord, France.
Private
MOULTON
Robert Arthur

241517
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(5th/6th Bn.)
1 Feb 1918 44 Husband of Jane Moulton, 2 Park View, Saltney. Jerusalem Memorial, Israel.
Private
PAGETT
William Henry

1393
Cheshire Regiment
(1/5th Bn.)
16 Jun 1915 19 Son of Thomas & Florence Pagett, 16 Curzon Street, Saltney. Bailleul Communal Cemetery Extension, Nord, France.
Private
PRICE
Christopher Llewellyn

268302
Cheshire Regiment
(1st/7th Bn.)
14 Oct 1918 26 Son of James and Ruth Price, of 5, Bridge Terrace, Stone Bridge, Saltney; husband of the late Emily Mary Price. Perth Cemetery (China Wall), West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.
Lance Corporal
PROBERT
William

45472
King's Liverpool Regiment
(2nd/6th Bn)
12 Mar 1918 27 Son of Arthur & Annie Probert, of Marlston-cum-Lache, Chester, Cheshire, England; husband of Annie Probert, of Leonard House, 16, Leonard Street, Chester, Cheshire, England. Merville Communal Cemetery Extension, Nord, France.
Private
RATHBONE
Richard

4521
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(1st Bn. )
26 Jan 1915 20 Son of James and Harriet Rathbone, Saltney. Ploegstreert Memorial, Hainaut, Belgium.
Second Lieutenant
ROBERTS
Alan Sheriff
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(14th Bn.)
10 Jul 1916 20 Son of John Sheriff & Lydia Roberts, of The Gables, Curzon Park, Chester, Cheshire, England. Brother of Frederick and Henry Roberts (below). Dantzig Alley British Cemetery, Mametz, Somme, France.
Second Lieutenant
ROBERTS
Frederick Sheriff
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(1st Bn. attd. 9th Bn.)
29 Aug 1918 19 Son of John Sheriff & Lydia Roberts, of The Gables, Curzon Park, Chester, Cheshire, England. Brother of Alan Roberts (above) and Henry Roberts (below). Chocques Military Cemetery, Pas de Calais, France.
Captain
ROBERTS
Henry Sheriff
Royal Welsh Fusiliers
(17th Bn. formerly 5th Bn.)
27 Aug 1917 30 Son of John Sheriff & Lydia Roberts, of The Gables, Curzon Park, Chester, Cheshire, England. Brother of Alan and Frederick Roberts (above). Tyne Cot Memorial, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium
Private
ROBERTS
Joseph Alfred

38549
Gloucestershire Regiment
(8th Bn.)
19 Sep 1917 21 Son of Alfred Roberts, of Chester Street, Saltney. Elzenwalle Brasserie Cemetery, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.
Private
ROBERTS
Thomas

11262
Royal Welsh Fusiliers (1st Bn.) 19 Mar 1915 24 Son of Charles & Emily Roberts, of 37, Leaville Street, Boughton, Chester, Cheshire, England. Boulogne Eastern Cemetery, Pas de Calais, France.
Private
SHAW
David

201785
Cheshire Regiment
(13th Bn.)
23 Nov 1917 38 Son of George & Sarah Shaw, of Saltney. Cambrin Military Cemetery, Pas de Calais, France.
Corporal
SILVER
Fred Thomas

16212
King's Liverpool Regiment
(18th Bn.)
1 Jul 1916 25 Husband of Mary E Silver, St Mark's Road, Saltney. Dantzig Alley British Cemetery, Mametz, Somme, France.
Private
SIMPSON
Frank

260113
Border Regiment
(8th Bn.)
3 Aug 1917 29 Son of Henry Rudolph & Lucy Ann Simpson, of 9, Dollar Street, Cirencester, Gloucestershire, England; husband of Annie Simpson (nee Partin), of The Willows Cottages, Great ... Menin Gate Memorial, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.
Lance Corporal
SMITH
George William

81594
Royal Fusiliers
(10th Bn.)
1 Jul 1918 19 Son of Mr J W Smith, of 33, St. Mark's Road, Saltney. St. Amand British Cemetery, Pas de Calais, France.
Private
THOMAS
Joseph

24677
13th Bn. Cheshire Regiment 26 Aug 1916 32 Son of George and Bella Thomas, 1 Victoria Road, Saltney, Chester Thiepval Memorial, Somme, France,
Second Lieutenant
WARD
Cyril Richard
East Lancashire Regiment
(3rd/1st)
attd.
Royal Engineers(Cheshire Field Coy.)
14 Jul 1916 32 Son of Richard Potts Ward & Rose Anna Ward, of 4, Hough Green, Chester, Cheshire, England. Quarry Cemetery, Montauban, Somme, France.
WARD
William
Lance Corporal
WHITTY
John Henry

37878
Royal Berkshire Regiment
(2nd Bn.)
16 Aug 1917 35 Son of Thomas Whitty, of Hanley, Stoke on Trent, Staffordshire, England; husband of Ada Fraser (formerly Whitty), of 110, Bedford Road, Rock Ferry, Cheshire, England. Menin Road South Military Cemetery, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium.

 

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