Polish War Hero Honoured in 2005

Memorial unveiled to ex-Mayor of Krakow. A delegation from Poland met in May of 2005 to unveil a memorial to a Polish war hero who is buried at the Wrexham Cemetery. Jaceck Majchrouski, the then Mayor of [more]

World War Two

RAF bomber crash, Bwlchgwyn. 1943

During the Second World War, an RAF bomber crashed onto the hillside between Bwlchgwyn and Rhydtalog, killing all eight men on board. See below for their details. If you are at Bwlchgwyn war memorial, the [more]

In Memorium

Harold DAVIES – Brymbo War Memorial

Full name: Harold DAVIES Service Number: 1062332 Rank: Sergeant Wireless Operator / Air Gunner Regiment: Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve (408 R.C.A.F. Sqdn.) Parents name: Herbert and Eve Davies of Runcorn, Cheshire Birth: abt 1921 Birthplace: [more]

In Memorium

FAULKS, Herbert Henry – Wrexham Cemetery

Full name: Herbert Henry FAULKS Service Number: 1231719 Rank: LDG. Aircraftman Regiment: Royal Air Force Parents name: Sidney Marshall and Bertha Faulks Birth: 1921 Birthplace: Death: 29/01/1945 Date of burial: 03/02/1945 Buried at: Wrexham Cemetery Plot_ref: [more]

War Memorials

Rossett War Memorial

Rossett War Memorial commemorates those local people who were killed in World War I and World War II. The memorial is located in the grounds of Christ’s Church, Chester Road, Rossett. Constructed after World War [more]

War Memorials

St. John’s Church War Memorial, Rhos

St. John’s Church War Memorial is located in the grounds of the church and commemorates those churchmen who fell in both World Wars. Also commemorated on Rhos War Memorial. Sources: St. John’s Church War Memorial; [more]

War Memorials

Overton War Memorial

Overton War Memorial commemorates those who died in World War I and World War II. It stands in the High Street and was dedicated on 17 November 1921. First World War (1914-1918) Allen, F Bristow, [more]