Eglwys Cross Memorial

  The memorial is inside a bus shelter on the Whitchurch Road at Eglwys Cross, Flintshire. This Memorial was originally made to be sited in the Sunday School, but was moved to the bus shelter at some point in the …

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Campaign medals 3

The 1914 Star (also known as ‘Pip’) was authorised under Special Army Order no. 350 in November 1917 and by an Admiralty Fleet Order in 1918, for award to officers and men of the British and Indian Expeditionary Forces who …

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Albert Cartwright

The Great War History Hub Whitchurch, shropshire - War dead missing image

Personal Details Born in Iscoyd, Flintshire, Wales in 1898, the fourth son of Edward and Elizabeth Cartwright of The Farm, Drury Lane, Tybroughton, Flintshire, Wales. Military Details Regiment : 24th (Pembroke and Glamorgan Yeomanry) Battalion Welsh Regiment Rank : Private …

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Nantwich Guardian 31 August 1917

Report in the Nantwich Guardian 31st August 1917  regarding the death of William Cartwright “Mrs. Cartwright, 31, Station-view, Nantwich, has been informed that her son, Gunner William Cartwright, R.F.A., has died from the effects of gas poisoning. The chaplain wrote …

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Glamorgan Gazette 29 October 1915

Report in the Glamorgan Gazette 29 October 1915 regarding the death of Albert Jeffrey Cartwright “Private Albert Cartwright (1567), 2nd Battalion, Welsh Regiment, B.E.F., France, was one of the British heroes who died on the battlefield, fighting for his King …

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