Philip Charles Owen was born in Ellesmere, Shropshire on 1 May 1897, the second son of Rev Loftus Meade Owen and Mrs Amy Frances Owen of The Rectory, Stockton, Shifnal, Shropshire. Philip’s father was vicar of St Chad’s Church, Hanmer, Flintshire.
Regiment : 9th/5th Battalions King’s Shropshire Light Infantry
Rank : Second Lieutenant
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Killed in Action; France 25 September 1915 Aged 18
More information about Philip Charles Owen is available from Flintshire War Memorials.
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