World War 1 - Non-CWGC

surname forename age date of death rank/honours regiment unit / ship / squadron service number plot number additional information
AHERNE D J 23 27/05/1918 R3325 Who fell in action in France
BANBURY Arthur Sidney 34 31/07/1917 Lieut W441 Killed in action in Flanders.
BATT Samuel Hyde 20 21/03/1918 V1331 Killed in action in France.
BENJAMIN William Edward Wiltshire 26 08/11/1917 Private 13th Service Batt Welsh Regt (formerly 7th Welsh Cyclists) "C" Coy. 57210 L1644 Died of wounds in France. Son of William and Elizabeth Benjamin, of Burton House, 7, The Square, Walsall. Born at Cardiff. INTO THY HANDS O LORD Buried : ESTAIRES COMMUNAL CEMETERY AND EXTENSION
BEST Arthur Douglas 40 07/03/1917 Private Army Service Corps 621st M.T. Coy. DM2/166045 EH 1124 Son of George Christopher Henry Best, Widower of Alice Cecilia Best (Nee Harris of the US) who sadly died in 1915.
BINGHAM Herbert Barney 22 18/03/1917 Private Welsh Regiment "C" Coy. 11th Bn. (Cardiff Pals) 14915 Y 685 Fell in action at Salonika. Eldest son of Herbert and Catherine Bingham, of 12, Chester St., Norwich.
BLACK William 30 30/12/1915 Engineer Lieutenant Royal Navy HMS Natal S745 on CHATHAM NAVAL MEMORIAL
BLADON Henry James 28 01/09/1918 Second Lieutenant Welsh Regiment 4th Bn. VL 83 Son of James and Mary Jane Bladon, of 8, Glenroy St., Roath Park, Cardiff. Killed in action in France. Buried MORVAL BRITISH CEMETERY
CAMPBELL George Spencer 31 21/04/1917 Lance Corporal Machine Gun Corps (Infantry) 6th Coy. 64977 O1024A Killed in action at Arras. ARRAS MEMORIAL Bay 10. Husband of Eveline A. Campbell, of Trenache Farm, Bryncoch, Neath, Glam; son of the late Mr. and Mrs. George Campbell, of 152, Kimberley Rd., Penylan, Cardiff.
COLEMAN Charles P 49 10/01/1918 Lieut Engr Royal Naval Reserve J1103 Died by enemy action.
CURTIS John Harold 27 23/11/1915 Captain Oxford & Bucks Light Infantry 1st Battalion J1051 Killed in action in Mesopotamia.
DAVEY Albert 25 19/11/1917 Private Machine Gun Corps (Infantry) 53460 Y806 After sustaining gas poisoning on active service in France. Son of Lewis Davey, of 40, Moorland Rd., Cardiff.
DAVIES Philip I T 18 18/08/1916 Private King's Shropshire Light Infantry 7th Bn. 14354 L3729 Killed in Action. Son of William and Annie Davies of 53, Glynne St., Canton, Cardiff. Thiepval Memorial
DONOVAN William Christopher 38 17/9/1918 Captain L1666 Drowned at sea through Enemy Action
EVANS Lewis Arthur 34 21/06/1918 Private Leicester Regt. W1241/W1253 Fell in action in France. Interred at Fouquieres – Les Bethune Churchyard.
EVANS Russell Kenvyn 18 10/10/1917 1st East Surrey Regt V581/V610 Fell in action in Flanders.
FERGUSSON Ronald Stuart 23 13/06/1916 Private Canadian Pioneers 430718 L1153 Killed Ypres Panel 32. YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL
FINN JOHN 51 11/11/1925 New Zealand Auckland Regt EM1023
FLETCHER Lewis 26 10/05/1918 19th Pioneers Welsh Regt Section R Fell in Action
FORD John 35 1/06/1918 S3682 fell in action in France
FRASER Malalin 28 08/04/1915 V304 Lost his life in action at Gallipoli.
GEORGE Walter John 39 09/10/1917 Lieutenant Royal Naval Reserve L556 Died at sea by enemy action - TOWER HILL MEMORIAL
GERRISH Evan Edelston 67 18/09/1933 Engineer Merchant Seaman EH 1365 SS "Adenwen", sunk by enemy submarine's torpedo on 25 Mar 1917. SS "Bronwen", sunk by enemy submarine on 18 Sep 1917.
GIBBS John Angel 37 30/09/1917 Major DSO 9th Welsh Regiment M 461/M 482 Who died for his country at Menin Ridge 30 September 1917
GILLARD John Lett 27 18/09/1918 Lance Corporal 11th Batt Welch Regt G 406 Killed in action Salonika Front
GRIFFITHS T 22 23/01/1917 Ldg Tele Royal Navy HMS Simoom M 1779 Killed in action North Sea
GUNN Kenneth 31 04/04/1916 Lieutenant Black Watch (Royal Highlanders) M1085 Killed in action in France. I. K. 30. NOEUX-LES-MINES COMMUNAL CEMETERY
GUNN Marcus S 34 06/09/1916 Lieutenant Black Watch (Royal Highlanders) M1085 Died of wounds received at the Battle of the Somme. III. E. 22. HEILLY STATION CEMETERY, MERICOURT-L'ABBE
GWYTHER John 19 00/10/1914 King's Shropshire Light Infantry S3553 Killed in Action.
HALL John Reginald 19 10/07/1916 2nd Lieutenant Welsh Regiment M544 Killed in action on gallantly leading his men at Mametz Wood
HOPKIN William 23 02/07/1915 Y1573 Fell in action in France.
HUTCHINSON H 21 26/09/1915 Private 6th Somerset Light infantry 11345 W1261 killed in action at Ypres, Flanders
JAMES Evan Walter 18 31/05/1916 HMS Queen Mary V1286 Lost his life at the Battle of Jutland.
JAMES Sydney Butler 29 18/08/1917 SS Rosario X253 Lost his life by enemy action on 18 August 1917 aged 29. On a voyage from Huelva to Troon with a cargo of ore, was sunk by the German submarine UC-55 (Horst Rühle von Lilienstern), torpedoed southwest of Ireland. Chief Boatswain, Mercantile Marine, Son of David and Frances James; husband of Gladys James (nee Gibbs), of 10, Hafod St., Cardiff. Born at Cardiff, Memorial: Tower Hill Memorial
JAMES Thomas George 21 26/11/1917 Corporal DCM South Wales Borderers 12th Bn 41242 S883c Died of wounds received in action at Bourlon Wood, Cambrai. Buried at Rocquigny-Equancourt Road British Cemetery, Manancourt. Son of Thomas and Margaret Anne James, of 55, Amesbury Rd., Penylan, Cardiff.
JONES Alfred Poole 25 21/05/1915 Private 1/24th Corp. London Regt. 2214 W497 Killed at Givenghy, France. On LE TOURET MEMORIAL. Son of Mrs. E. A. Paterson (formerly Jones), of 37, Uffington Rd., West Norwood, London, and the late Arthur Daniel Jones.
JONES David Raymond 33 17/04/1918 Lieutenant Royal Engineers Tenth Army Signal Coy V1284 Killed in action in France. Buried at KleinVierstraat British Cemetery, Belgium. Battle for Kemmel in the Battle of the Lys (7–29 April 1918), also known as the Lys Offensive, the Fourth Battle of Ypres.
JUKES Frederick 26 20/07/1917 Second Lieutenant Welsh Regiment VL7 killed at Hollebeke 20 September 1917 whilst serving King & Country. Panel 93 to 94.Tyne Cot Memorial
LEWIS Robert Frederick 35 20/09/1917 Second Lieutenant 17th Batt Kings Royal Rifles L1406 Fell in France (Menin Road Ridge). Panel 115 to 119 and 162A and 163A. Tyne Cot Memorial
LEWIS Samuel 35 07/04/1918 Master Mercantile Marine S.S. "Boscastle" Section S TOWER HILL MEMORIAL Son of William and Susan Lewis, of Brixham, Devon; husband of Matilda Lewis, of 220, Corporation Rd., Cardiff.
LOUGHER Arthur Douglas 71 17/06/1948 Eng Lieutenant Comod RN HMS Vindictive EL256 Participant in Zeebrugge Raid 1918. Mentioned in despatches by Vice-Admiral Sir Roger J. B. Keyes, K.C.B., C.M.G., C.V.O., D.S.O., Commanding the Dover Patrol, for distinguished services on the night of the 22nd-23rd April, 1918
MOORE Percy 23 25/02/1917 Private Royal Welsh Fusiliers 14th Bn. 56893 S3246 Fell in action at Ypres. Son of Edwin Moore, of 15, Arran St., Roath, Cardiff. MENDINGHEM MILITARY CEMETERY II. B. 1.
MORGAN Clement Brett 20 02/10/1918 Private 36th Gen. Hosp. Royal Army Medical Corps 22753 J208a Youngest son of Morgan and the late Jessie Morgan, of 106, Colum Rd., Cardiff. One of three brothers who gave their lives in the Great War. Born in London. Makra Salonica
MORGAN Leslie 23 22/08/1917 Corporal 2nd / 4th Battalion Oxford & Bucks Light Infantry Formally 1st / 7th Cyclist Battalion, Welsh Regiment 202844 J208a Son of late Morgan & Jessie Morgan of Cardiff, Tyne Cot Cemetery
MORGAN Oswald 20 17/04/1917 Private 2nd / 4th Battalion Oxford & Bucks Light Infantry Formally 1st / 7th Cyclist Battalion, Welsh Regiment 202847 J208a Son of late Morgan & Jessie Morgan of Cardiff, Tertry, France.
MORGAN Philip 30 07/11/1914 Grenadier Guards Y409 Killed in Action at Ypres.
MORGAN William George 27 10/10/1917 Royal Field Artillery W1098 Killed in France
MORRIS Alfred John (Fred) 19 06/09/1917 Private Machine Gun Corps (Infantry) 89978 V237/V258 Killed at Ypres. Panel 154 to 159 and 163A. Tyne Cot Memorial
NEWMAN Harold Percy 35 21/04/1917 Chief Engineer Y418 Drowned at Sea through enemy action
PALFREY James George 33 27/08/1917 W1223 Fell in action at Lancemark
PROSSER Dillwyn 25 13/06/1916 V44 Killed in action in France.
REES Frederick Harold MB, B S(Lond) 25 21/06/1915 Surgeon RN Drake Division V550 Died of wounds at Gallipoli. Buried in A. 34. Lancashre Landing Cemetery, Cape Helles
REES Arthur 22 26/10/1918 Driver Royal Field Artillery "B" Bty. 2nd Bde. 156910 Y1564 Killed in the Great War. Interred at Bertry, France. BERTRY COMMUNAL CEMETERY C. 5.Son of Thomas and Gwenllian Rees, of II, Eyre St., Splott, Cardiff.
RICHARDS Bruce Carlton 26 11/07/1917 Lieut Royal Field Artillery 113th Bty. 25th Bde. VL 75 Killed in Belgium. Son of David L. and Elizabeth Richards, of "Courtfield," Newport Rd., Cardiff. Buried RAMSCAPPELLE ROAD MILITARY CEMETERY.
RICHARDS Charlie 27 05/05/1917 Private Australian Imperial Force 3rd Bn. 5731 S3229 Killed in action in France. VILLERS-BRETONNEUX MEMORIAL. Son of William and Julia Richards, of 154, Mackintosh Place, Cardiff, Wales.
RICHARDS Stanley Earl 27 29/08/1916 Second Lieutenant 1st Monmouthshire Regt 1st Bn VL 75 Killed in France. Son of D. Lloyd Richards and Elizabeth Richards, of 156, Newport Rd Cardiff. Buried WARLINCOURT HALTE BRITISH CEMETERY, SAULTY
ROBERTS Thomas Henry 38 31/05/1916 Warrant Engineer H.M.S. Defence S3287 who was killed in the battle of Jutland
ROBINSON Robert Wray 42 15/01/1917 Master Mariner V1105 Died through exposure while on His Majesty’s Service during the Great War.
ROWE Arthur Leslie 28 1/05/1917 Chief Engineer S.S. "Bagdale" (Whitby) Mercantile Marine W1028 Son of Mary Brayley Rowe, of 195, Newport Rd., Cardiff, and the late Edwin Rowe. MEMORIAL: TOWER HILL MEMORIAL. The SS Bagdale was mined and sunk off north west France on 1 May 1917. It was a merchant steamship sailing from the Clyde in Scotland to Nantes, France with a cargo of coal.
ROWE Edwin Vivian 37 1/09/1918 Second Lieutenant Welsh Regiment 13th Bn. W1028 MEMORIAL: VIS-EN-ARTOIS MEMORIAL Panel 7. The battle period is known by the Allies as the “Advance to Victory”. This was a series of battles fought in Picardy and Artois during the last months of the war, when the Allied Forces successfully pushed the German Army eastwards as far as Mons over the Belgian border.
SESSIONS John Herford Vivian 25 26/09/1918 Lt. 13th Welch Regt. W1121/W1136 died of wounds received in action and is buried at Beardencourt, France
SIMMONS Evan Walter James 18 31/05/1916 HMS Queen Mary V1286 Lost his life at the Battle of Jutland.
STONE William Edward 25 08/08/1915 Private 11th Welsh Regt Cardiff Pals 14575 W382 Died Home Son of E and Emma Jane Stone of 16 George Street, Docks, Cardiff. Died at Cambridge. Buried at Cathays Cemetery.
STRACHAN William Harry 29 27/08/1916 Private Royal Welsh Fusiliers 1st Bn. 56643 V380/V406 Fell in action in France. THIEPVAL MEMORIAL Pier and Face 4 A.
THOMAS Arthur 27 18/08/1918 Gunner Royal Field Artillery 50th Div. Ammunition Col. 198641 W1095 A prisoner of war in Prolan, France. Son of Thomas and Mary Thomas, of 45, Kimberley Rd., Cardiff. GLAGEON COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION I. O. 8.
THOMAS Noel Lavender 22 18/09/1918 Second Lieutenant Royal Welsh Fusiliers 1st Bn. attd. 11th Bn. W1209 Killed in action at Salonika. Buried in DOIRAN MILITARY CEMETERY. Son of Octavius Powles Thomas and Phoebe Louisa Thomas, of 49, Ninian Rd., Cardiff.
THOMAS Cyril Raymond 20 18/08/1918 Second Lieutenant South Wales Borderers 11th Bn. attd. 2nd Bn. W1209 Buried in BORRE BRITISH CEMETERY. Son of Octavius Powles Thomas and Phoebe Louisa Thomas, of Cardiff.
WATSON David Thomas 34 15/02/1917 Private Queen's Own (Royal West Kent Regiment) 7th Bn. 24846 W1130 Killed in action in France. Buried in GRANDCOURT ROAD CEMETERY, GRANDCOURT. Son of David and Ann Watson, of 160 Marlborough Rd., Cardiff.
WELDING Joseph V922 Fell in the Great War.
WILKES Edward Percy 38 04/10/1918 Private Lancashire Fusiliers 242601 L623 Died in France. Buried Berlaimont Cemtery D7.
WYATT Phillip Charles 22 31/10/1917 Private Royal Engineers 262nd Railway Construction Coy. 239281 L 4051 Son of Luther and Sarah Wyatt, of 3, Blanche St., Roath, Cardiff. Buried at XXI. DD. 20. LIJSSENTHOEK MILITARY CEMETERY BELGIUM
WYNDAM Henry Nicholas 27 18/05/1917 Second Engineer Mercantile Marine S.S. "Mordenwood" (Middlesbrough) S3630 Died through enemy action in the Mediterranean Sea. TOWER HILL MEMORIAL. Son of John and Mary Ann Wyndham, of 44, Pembroke Rd., Canton, Cardiff. Born at Cardiff.
YOUNG Walter 34 04/10/1916 Sergeant Gloucestershire Regiment 21417 L1317 Killed in action at Salonica. Buried IV. D. 12. Struma Military Cemetery.