Edward John Griffiths was born in Tilstock, Shropshire on 26 April 1895, the second son of Edwin and Harriet Griffiths of Rhostre, Halghton, Hanmer, Flintshire, Wales.
The 1911 Census shows him working on his father’s farm.
Regiment : 9th Battalion Royal Welsh Fusiliers
Rank : Private
Service Number : 12802
Killed in action; Belgium 23 August 1916 Aged 21
More information about Edward John Griffiths is available from Flintshire War Memorials.
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