In Memorium

Belgian War Grave at Wrexham Cemetery

Belgian War Grave at Wrexham Cemetery Headstone K-03018 inscriptions commemorate: VERBEKE, Joseph 1st Regt. of Chasseurs of Courtrai, Belgium Wounded at Dixmude Died at Croesnewydd Miltary Hospital Wrexham 2nd November 1914, aged 28 VAN BEVEREN, [more]

War Memorials

Bangor on Dee War Memorial

Bangor On Dee (Bangor Is Y Coed) War Memorial is located on the banks of the River Dee in front of St. Dunawd’s Parish Church. The memorial commemorates those who lost their lives locally. The [more]

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HODGKINS, John – Wrexham Cemetery

HODGKINS first_name: John full_name: HODGKINS, John rank: Private number: 8112 (200862) regiment: 3rd/4th Bn. Royal Welsh Fusiliers parent_name: John Hodgkins birth: abt 1882 birthplace: Utoxetter, Staffordshire, England death: 15/12/1916 at Infirmary, Wrexham. burial: 19/12/1916 age: [more]

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JONES, Charles Edward – Wrexham Cemetery

full_name: JONES, Charles Edward rank: Private number: 21108 regiment: 11th Winnipeg G. Guards. Canadian Infantry, Canadian Expeditionary Force parent_name: Edward Jones of Wrexham, Wales. birth: 26/12/1888 birthplace: Leeds, West Yorkshire, England death: 08/01/1915 burial: 12/01/1915 [more]

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MARTIN, Henry Claude – Wrexham Cemetery

First  name: Henry Middle name: Claude Full name: MARTIN, Henry Claude Rank: Captain Regiment: 1st Vol. Batt. B.Co. Royal Welsh Fusiliers Birth: 23/09/1859 Death: 20/02/1896 Burial: 24/02/1896 Age: 36 Plot_ref: J-02548 Address: 17, King Street, [more]

Church & Chapels

Afonwen – Ddol Chapel

Ddol Afonwen Methodist Chapel was first built in 1830. This was rebuilt in 1884, to the design of Mr Hughes of Denby, in the Romanesque and Vernacular style of the gable entry type. This small [more]