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ROATH WAR MEMORIAL

World War 1& 2 plus Red Cross - Detailed information
Compiled and Copyright © St Edwards' Church, Roath (Bill Berry) 2005

The first St Edward's Church in Roath was destroyed by fire in 1919. It was rebuilt as a memorial to those who lay down their lives in the First World War. There are three memorials, First World War, Red Croos and Second World War.

Photograph Copyright © St Edwards' Church, Roath 2005

First World War: 1914 To 1918

ALFORD

William

No further information currently available

BEAZLEY

Taliesin

[Spelt Taliesyn on SDGW] Private 22061, 8th Battalion, Welsh Regiment. Died in Mesopotamia 29th June 1916. Born Roath, enlisted Cardiff.

BEER

William

possibly John William BEER, Private 39530, 2nd Battalion, South Wales Borders. Killed in action 21st November 1917. Born and enlisted Cardiff. Formerly 4646, Monmouthshire Regiment.

BILLOT

Frederick George

No further information currently available

BOWES

Alfred

No further information currently available

BROOKS

Lewis

No further information currently available

BROWN

Alfred Ernest

No further information currently available

BROWN

Harold Jackson

No further information currently available

BRUCE

Edward

No further information currently available

BUDD

Albert Cecil

Acting Bombardier 137139, Royal Artillery. Died of wounds 12th May 1917. Born and enlisted Cardiff.

BUDD

Ernest Charles

No further information currently available

CARTER

Percy

Private 77319, 14th Battalion, Royal Welsh Fusiliers. Died of wounds 4th November 1918. Born and enlisted Cardiff. Formerly 4/37981, Royal Lancashire Regiment.

CHARLES

Hubert James

Lance Corporal 24117, 16th Battalion, Welsh Regiment. Killed in action 7th July 1916. Born and enlisted Cardiff.

COTTERELL

Frederick Owen

Private 54530, 10th Battalion, Welsh Regiment. Died of wounds 21st February 1917. Born and enlisted Cardiff. Formerly 2899, Glamorgan Yeomanry.

CROSS

Harry

No further information currently available

DAVIES

Percy Hier

No further information currently available

DUPE

George Thomas

Pioneer, No. 1 Special Company, Royal Engineers. Killed in action 24th September 1917. Born and enlisted Cardiff.

EDWARDS

Thomas Ceuydd Martin

Rifleman 5248, 16th (County of Lodnond) Battalion (Queen's Westminster Rifles). Killed in action 5th October 1916. Enlisted Westminster, resident Cardiff.

ELLEMENT

William A

No further information currently available

EVANS

Percy Charles D

No further information currently available

FERRIS, MM

William Reginald

Sergeant 82567, Genral base Depot, Royal Engineers. Died in United Kingdom 4th November 1918. Born and enlisted Cardiff.

GALE

Henry John E

No further information currently available

GRIFFIN

George Henry

Private 11932, 1st Battalion, Devonshire Regiment. Killed in action 2nd April 1915. Born and enlisted Cardiff.

HAM

Frederick Wm P

No further information currently available

HAMER

William [Charles]

Private 55437, 16th Battalion, Royal Welsh Fusiliers. Killed in action 18th September 1918. Born and resident Cardiff, enlisted Carmarthen. Formerley 5412, Pembrokeshire Yeomanry.

HATHERDALE

Joseph William

Sapper 133381, 71st Field Company, Royal Engineers. Died in Mesopotamia 17th July 1917. Born and enlisted Cardiff.

HAWKEN

John Henry

lance Corporal 56566, 2nd Battalion, Welsh Regiment. Killed in action 21st March 1918. Born and enlisted 21st March 1918.

HOOPER

Edwin Stephen

No further information currently available

HOOPER

Walter Thomas

No further information currently available

HOWITT

Albert

No further information currently available

HOWITT

Herbert

Private 56564, 16th Battalion, Welsh Regiment. Killed in action 27th August 1917. Born and resident Roath, enlisted Cardfiff.

JAMES

Lionel Randolph

No further information currently available

JENKINS

John Llew

Corproal 13565, 1st Battalion, Princess Victoria's (Royal Irish Fusiliers). Killed in action 12th October 1916. Born and enlisted Cardiff, resident Roath.

JOHNSON

Frank

Private 99869, Machine Gun Corps (Infantry). Killed in action 22nd March 1918. Born and enlisted Cardiff. Formerly 228250, Monmouthshire Regiment.

JONES

James

No further information currently available

JONES

Leslie [Price]

Private 3082, Honourable Artillery Company (Infantry). Died 29th September 1915. Enlisted Armoury House, resident CArdiff.

KEEVIL

Frank Lake

No further information currently available

LAVERICK

Emmanuel C

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LAVERICK

William L

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LEWIS

James Morris

No further information currently available

McCLEA

Ernest

[Spelt MCLEA on SDGW] Acting Lance Corporal 237729, 10th Battalion, Royal Welsh Fusiliers. Killed in action 13th April 1918. Born Roath, enlisted Cardiff. Formerly 742, Welsh Regiment.

MILWARD

Charles A

Private 290164, 17th Battalion, Welsh Regiment. Killed in action 28th May 1918. Born Roath, enlisted Cardiff.

MONKS

Charles Henry F

possibly Charles MONKS, Trooper 2479, Household Battalion, Royal Cavalry. Killed in action 23rd June 1917. Born Bristol, enlisted Port Talbot, resident Cardiff.

MORGAN

William Valentine

Private 29351, 5th Battalion, South Wales Borderers. Killed in action 2nd October 1917 at Ypres. Aged 37. Born in Whitchurch, Herefordshire in May 1880. Enlisted Cardiff. Son of William Valentine Morgan and Mary Jane Morgan (Nee Heaven) who lived in Cardiff. Husband of Elizabeth Florence Morgan, of 135, Treharris St., Roath, Cardiff. Two brothers, Levenston and Henry James, and one sister, Lilian who also lived in Cardiff. Buried in BUS HOUSE CEMETERY, Ieper, West-Vlaanderen, Belgium. Plot/Row/Section A. Grave 7.

MORRISSEY

Herbert John

Sergeant 11470, 9th (Service) Battalion, Devonshire Regiment. Killed in action 6th September 1916. Born and enlisted Cardiff.

MUSGRAVE

Arthur

Private P.W. 2537, 19th Battalion, Duke of Cambridge's Own (Middlesex Regiment). Died of wounds 14th April 1918. Born and enlisted Cardiff.

NEWBURY

Thomas

Sapper 385809, 490th Field Company, Royal Engineers. Died of wounds 4th June 1918. Born and enlisted Cardiff.

OVENDEN

Frederick W

No further information currently available

OWEN, MM

Alexander

Private 23686, 13th Hussars. Died of wounds in Mesopotamia 10th May 1918. Born, enlisted and resident Cardiff.

OWEN

William John

No further information currently available

PRICE

Frederick

No further information currently available

PRICE

James Edward

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PRICE

Thomas Henry

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PRING

Robert Bruce

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PUGH

John Henry

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RAYNOR

Thomas

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REES

John Glynne

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RICHARDS

Bruce C

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RICHARDS

Stanley E

No further information currently available

ROCKEY

James

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SMART

Montague [William George]

Private T4/172760, Royal Army Service Corps. Died of wounds 30th April 1918. Born Cheltenham, enlisted and resident Cardiff.

STEPHENS

Cuthbert

No further information currently available

TARR

Herbert Edgar

No further information currently available

TAYLOR

James

No further information currently available

THOMAS

Bernard Yorke

Private 15524, 11th Battalion, Welsh Regiment. Died in Salonika 20th September 1917. Born and enlisted Cardiff.

THOMAS

Edgar [Thomas] George

Private 62748, Royal Army Medical Corps. Died of wounds 12th July 1917. Born and enlisted Cardiff.

THOMAS

Kenneth Gwyn

Private 41670, 5th Battalion, South Wal;es Borderers. Died of owunds 25th April 1918. Born and enlisted Cardiff.

THOMAS

Ralph F

No further information currently available

THOMAS

Robert

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THORNE

William Henry

No further information currently available

TOTTERDELL

William Charles

Acting Corporal 266381, 2nd Battalion, Monmouthshire Regiment (Territorial Force). Killed in action 12th April 1918. Born and enlisted Cardiff.

VAUGHAN

Thomas George

Acting Corporal 19924, 1st Battalion, Duke of Cornwall's Light Infantry. Killed in action 23rd July 1916. Boirn and enlisted Cardiff, resident Roath. Formerly 8283, Dorsetshire Regiment.

WALKER

George

No further information currently available

WILLIAMS

Frederick C

No further information currently available

WILLIAMS

Price Watkin

{Listed as Risev Watkin WILLIAMS on SDGW] Private PS/1075, 23rd Battalion, Royal Fusiliers (City of London Regiment. Killed in action 13th November 1916. Born Treonky, enlisted and resident Cardiff.

WYATT

Phillip

Sapper 239281, 262nd Railway Construction Company, Royal Engineers. Died of wounds 31st October 1917. ENlisted Brandhoek, Belgium, resident Roath.

Red Cross Memorial

BEESTON

Edith

Sister - No further information currently available

CHAMBERS

Richard

No further information currently available

DAVIES

Thomas

No further information currently available

EDWARDS

Alfred

No further information currently available

GRIFFITHS

William

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HOWELLS

Thomas

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NASH

Frank

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REES

Richard H

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TAYLOR

James

No further information currently available

WILLIAMS

George F

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Second World War: 1939-1945

BROADBURN

Claude

No further information currently available

CLOUTER

Geoffrey

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DRONGESSON

Robert

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HARRIS

John M

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HOGAN

Richard Henry

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HOGAN

Russell

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JAGO

Harry

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LAWRENCE

Cyril John

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MARTIN

Derek Lane

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MILLS

Gordon

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MITCHELL

Arthur

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MORGAN

Geoffrey Hallen

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REES

Gilbert

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RICH

Thomas A

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SAMUEL

William Bevan

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SHEPHERD

Richard

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TAYLOR

Cyril

No further information currently available

WATKINS

Richard Vivian

No further information currently available

WILLIAMS

Barbara Sarah

No further information currently available

Last updated 22 February, 2007

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