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formerly Newport, Monmouthshire, UK

 

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Surname E
Lawrence Ealey Ealey, Lawrence Charles Gordon, 19, 13th February 1945, Royal Navy, H.M.S. Denbigh Castle, D/JX 541388, Ordinary Seaman, Son of Frederick and Rose Ellen Ealey, of Newport, Mon., PLYMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL, Panel 94, Column 2.

Plymouth's Royal Naval memorial               Obituary               Obituary               Eulogy               HMS Denbigh Castle

 

Harold East

East, Harold Henry, 32, 6th November 1917, 1st/1st Bn. Herefordshire Regiment, 239021, Private, Son of Edwin and Laura East, of Newport, Mon.; husband of Edith Emily East, of "Dyfnant," Queen's Terrace, Aberystwyth, BEERSHEBA WAR CEMETERY, E. 23.

Memorial                                        Memorial

 

 

Arthur Eaton Eaton, Arthur Onesimus, 25, 18th August 1917, 2nd (Garrison) Bn. The King's (Liverpool Regiment), 54030, Private, Died of fever, Son of James and Sarah Eaton, of Old Street, St. Julians, Caerleon Rd., Newport, Mon., SALONIKA (LEMBET ROAD) MILITARY CEMETERY, 1141.

Memorial

 

Roll of Honour Eaves, George, 37, 24th July 1943, 85 A.A. Regt. Royal Artillery, 1120813, Gunner, Son of George and Elizabeth Eaves; husband of Phyllis Irene Eaves, of Newport, Monmouthshire, KANCHANABURI WAR CEMETERY, 8. M. 23

 

 

 

Ebbright, John, 21, 15th August 1915, 8th Coy. Royal Garrison Artillery, 31523, Bombadier, Son of Mrs. E. Moxham (formerly Ebbright), of 79, Duckpool Rd., Maindee, Newport, Mon., and the late James Henry Ebbright. Born at Chatham, GIBRALTAR (NORTH FRONT) CEMETERY, D. 3053.

 

William Ebswort Ebsworth, William Morgan, 23, 9th October 1917, 2nd/8th Bn. Manchester Regiment, 302281, Private, husband of Mrs. M. E. Ebsworth, of 79, Dolphin St., Newport, Mon., TYNE COT MEMORIAL, Panel 120 to 124 and 162 to 162A and 163A.

William Ebsworth                               Obituary                              Memorial

 

Roy Eddolls Eddolls, Roy Allen, 24, 3rd December 1942, 132 (The Glamorgan Yeomanry) Field Regt.,Royal Artillery, 947803, Gunner, Son of Charles Beresford Eddolls, and of Elsie Emily Eddolls, of Port Talbot, Glamorgan, MASSICAULT WAR CEMETERY, III. D. 11.

Obituary                              Eulogy                    Roll of Honour                    Eddolls and Jones, Roll of Honour

 

Sidney Edge Edge, Sidney Fiest, 25, 29th/30th May 1940, 6 A.A. Regt. Royal Artillery, 822168, Lance Bombardier, Son of William and Elsie Edge, of Newport, Mon., OOSTDUINKERKE COMMUNAL CEMETERY, Row F. Grave 126.

Local memorial - Lysaght's (Orb) Steelworks

Lysaght's (Orb) Steelworks memorial                    Obituary                    Eulogy                    Roll of Honour

 

Memorial Edmondson, John William, 39, 20th February 1916, 8th Bn. Royal Fusiliers, 450, Company Serjeant Major, husband of L. E. Edmondson, of 25, Liscombe St., Cromwell Rd., Newport, Mon., QUARRY CEMETERY, VERMELLES, F. 13.

 

 

A Edmunds Edmunds, A E, 1914/1915, South Wales Borderers, Private





 

  Edmunds, Herbert Arthur, 21, 8th May 1915, 1st Bn. Monmouthshire Regiment, 2116, Lance Corporal, Son of John and Eliza Ann Edmunds, of 2, Gloster Place, Newport, Mon., YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL, Panel 50.

 

Vaughan Edmunds Edmunds, Vaughan, 19, 5th April 1942, Royal Navy, H.M.S. Dorsetshire, D/JX 157938, Ordinary Seaman, Son of John H. C. and Emily Maud Edmunds, of Newport, Mon., PLYMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL, Panel 67, Column 2.

Plymouth's Royal Naval memorial          Roll of Honour          Roll og Honour          Roll of Honour          HMS Dorsetshire

 

  Edmundson, Charles Robert Ewbank, 24, 1st July 1916, 8th Bn. York and Lancaster Regiment,  Captain, M C., Son of Charles Francis Peter and Mary Eleanor Edmundson, of Masham, Yorks; husband of Grace Maude Edmundson, of 14, Cathcart Hill, Tufnell Park, London, ADANAC MILITARY CEMETERY, MIRAUMONT, VIII. K. 15.

 

Lysaghts war memorial Edmundson, J W. Lysaghts Steelworks Memorial.  (WW1)


Local memorial - Lysaght's (Orb) Steelworks




  Edwards, Anthony, Royal Air Force, FO.     WW2

 

Arthur Edwards Edwards, Arthur, 4th October 1918, 1st/1st Bn. Monmouthshire Regiment,  226312, Corporal, RAMICOURT BRITISH CEMETERY, B. 29.

Local memorial - Lysaght's (Orb) Steelworks

Lysaght's (Orb) Steelworks memorial                              Obituary                              Memorial

 

Arthur Edwards Edwards, Arthur Kitchener, 29,l 28th February 1945, 3rd Bn. Monmouthshire Regiment, 4081386, Private, Son of John and Emily Edwards, of Newport, Monmouthshire; husband of Winifred M. Edwards, of Newport, Monmouthshire, REICHSWALD FOREST WAR CEMETERY, 46. C. 6.


Obituary                              Eulogy                              Roll of Honour

via Monty Dart Edwards, Caroline Maud, 30th December 1915, Queen Alexandra's Royal Naval Nursing Service, H.M.H.S. "Drina.", Queen Alexandra's Royal Naval Nursing Service, CHATHAM NAVAL MEMORIAL, 15.
Obituary

  Edwards, Charles, Royal Marines,     WW2

 

Christchurch War Memorial Edwards, Charles Leslie, 37, 10 September 1940, Civilian War Dead, Civilian, Party Leader, L.C.C. Heavy Rescue Service. Son of Ann Edwards, of 257 Christchurch Road, Newport, Monmouthshire; husband of Brenda Edwards, of 22 Spencer Walk, Putney. Died at St. Dionis Road, FULHAM, METROPOLITAN BOROUGH,

Local memorial - Christchurch War Memorial

 

Newport High School memorial in St Marks church Edwards, Edward Eric, 27, 11th July 1944, Royal Scots Greys (2nd Dragoons), Royal Armoured Corps., 7953044, Trooper, Son of Taliesin and Myfanwy Edwards; husband of Mair Edwards, of Liverpool, BAYEUX MEMORIAL, Panel 2, Column 2.

Local memorial - St Marks church

 

Edwards, Edward John, 38, 28th January 1940, Merchant Navy, S.S. Eston, Fireman, TOWER HILL MEMORIAL, Panel 48.

 

Obituary Edwards, George, 10th November 1917, 1st Bn. South Wales Borderers, 35329, Private, TYNE COT MEMORIAL, Panel 65 to 66.

Memorial                                        Memorial

 

  Edwards, Glanfryd, Merchant Navy,     WW2

 

 

Harold T Edwards Edwards, Harold Thorne, 32, 8th May 1915, 1st Bn. Monmouthshire Regiment, Captain, Son of T. S. Edwards (solicitor), of 24, Stow Hill, Newport, Mon., and of Alice Elizabeth Edwards. Native of Newbridge, Mon., NEW IRISH FARM CEMETERY, XIII. B. 8.

Harold's headstone

"He is depicted at the centre of the "May The Eighth" painting (reception of the Civic Centre, Newport)  and is infamous for shouting "surrender be damned" when invited to surrender by the Germans who had overwhelming superior numbers"

 

Hubert Edwards Edwards, Hubert Ernest, 24, 3rd February 1917, Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve, Hawke Bn. R.N. Div., Wales Z/697, Able Seaman, Son of Thomas and Esther Edwards, of 11, Crescent Rd., Maindee, Newport, Mon., QUEENS CEMETERY, BUCQUOY, I. M. 18.

Played for Welsh Schoolboys 1908
Member of the invincible Newport Schools Rugby Team 1904/05 (218pts to Nil)

 

Hubert Edwards          Hubert in navel cap         Hubert's grave          Hubert, far left          Newport Schools Rugby team 1905/5. Hubert top left.

Cause Of Death:         Killed in action

Service History:           Enlisted 8/4/15 ; Draft for MEF 9/9/15, joined Nelson Bn. 21/9/15-11/3/16 to Malta on leave, Invalided to UK from Malta 25/4/16 Defective Teeth ; Draft for BEF 21/11/16, joined Hawke Bn. 14/12/16-3/2/17 DD.

Notes: A Flour Mill Worker ; b.15/6/1892 ; Next-of-Kin & home address: Father, Thomas, 11 Crescent Rd., Maindee, Newport.

 

Ivor Edwards
Edwards, Ivor Thomas Charles, 25, 2nd June 1941, Royal Air Force, 22 Sqdn., 639611, Flight Sergeant (W.Op./Air Gnr.), D F M, Son of William Ivor and Louisa Edwards, of High Cross, Newport, Mon., BERGEN-OP-ZOOM WAR CEMETERY, 34. A. 3.

22 Squadron RAF

 

John Edwards Edwards, John, 23, 23rd May 1915,  1st Bn. Monmouthshire Regiment, 2750, Rifleman, Son of Benjamin and Mary Ann Edwards, of 566, Corporation Rd., Newport, Mon., TYNE COT CEMETERY, LXIII. C. 2.

Local memorial - Lysaght's (Orb) Steelworks

Lysaght's (Orb) Steelworks memorial               John's headstone               Memorial               Memorial               Memorial

 

  Edwards, John, Royal Navy,     WW2

 

John Edwards Edwards, John Joseph,19, 1st May 1941, Merchant Navy, S.S. Empire Endurance, Ordinary Seaman, Son of John George and Laura Maud Edwards, of Newport, Mon., TOWER HILL MEMORIAL, Panel 40.

Obituary                              Obituary                              Roll of Honour

 

 

Roll of Honour Edwards, Joseph Thomas, 27, 25th September 1944, 2nd Bn. South Wales Borderers, 4076820, Private, GEEL WAR CEMETERY, II.C.18




Reg Edwards Edwards, Reginald George, 22, 11th April 1943, Royal Air Force (VR), 166 Sqdn., 1379731, Sergeant (W.Op./Air Gnr.), Son of Godfrey Reginald and Gwendoline Maud Edwards, of Newport, Mon., DURNBACH WAR CEMETERY, Joint grave 7. H. 4-5.

Local memorial - St Julian's High School

St. Julian's High School memorial                    Missing                    Eulogy                    166 Squadron RAF

 
Thomas Edwards Edwards, Thomas Edward, 24, 11th September 1918, 6th Field Amb.  Royal Army Medical Corps 46307, Private, Son of Mrs. Emma Jane O'Brien, of 45, Lyne Rd., Newport, Mon., VAULX HILL CEMETERY, I. J. 17.

Local memorial - All Saint's Church, Brynglas

All Saint's churh memorial                              Thomas Edwards                              Memorial

 

Obituary Edwards, Tudor Gwyn, 27, 28th August 1941, Royal Air Force, 88 Sqdn., 44819, Pilot Officer (Pilot), Son of Taliesin Edwards, and of Myfanwy Edwards, of Rhydymwyn, Flintshire. B.Eng. (Liverpool), HOOK OF HOLLAND GENERAL CEMETERY, Row F. Grave 36.

Local memorial - St Marks church

 Newport High School memorial in St Marks church                                         88 Squadron RAF

 

Roll of Honour Edwards, Tudor Lewis, 22, 11th April 1943, Royal Air Force (VR), 166 Sqdn., 966317, Sergeant, Son of Thomas Brandon Edwards and Catharine Ann Edwards, of Newport, Mon., RUNNYMEDE MEMORIAL, Panel 148.

Local memorial - St Marks church

Newport High School memorial in St Marks church                                         166 Squadron RAF

 

Death announcement Edwards, Vincent Edward Samuel, 20, 18th April 1918, 2nd Field Amb Royal Army Medical Corps, 68244,Private, Son of Evan and Jeanette Edwards, of "Ty Gwyn", Victoria Park Rd. East, Cardiff., LOOS MEMORIAL, Panel 136.

Local memorial - St Marks church

Newport High School memorial in St Marks church                                                    Directory entry

                                                           Entry from Newport Intermediate School for Boys Directory

 

Walter Edwards Edwards, Walter, 27th August 1915, 13th Bn. Australian Infantry, A.I.F. formerly 4th Bn South Wales Borderers, 1186, Private, LONE PINE MEMORIAL, 37.


 

Lysaght's (Orb) Steelworks memorial Edwards, William, 17th October 1917, 4th Bn. South Wales Borderers, Z/13370, Private, BAGHDAD (NORTH GATE) WAR CEMETERY, XX. A. 7.

Local memorial - Lysaght's (Orb) Steelworks

 

 

World War One memorial Edwards, William Henry, 23, 4th February 1917, "D" Coy. 4th Bn. South Wales Borderers, 11775, Private, Son of Alfred John and Mary Edwards, of 6, Dumfries Place, Newport, Mon., AMARA WAR CEMETERY, XII. A. 5.

Local memorial - St Mary's RC church

Obituary

 

  Edwards, William John, 1st July 1916, 2nd Bn. South Wales Borderers, 10077, Serjeant, THIEPVAL MEMORIAL, Pier and Face 4 A

 

 

Obituary Edwards, William John, 22, 23rd April 1945, Royal Navy, H.M.S. President III, D/JX 33986, Able Seaman, PLYMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL, Panel 94, Column 1.
Plymouth Naval Memorial                                        Roll of Honour


SS Canford Chine

Edwards, William Merton, 28, 8th February 1941, Merchant Navy, S.S. Canford Chine, Second Officer, TOWER HILL MEMORIAL, Panel 23.

Roll of Honour                              Roll of Honour                              Roll of Honour

 

 

  Edwards, William Reginald, 25, 8th May 1915, 1st Bn. Monmouthshire Regiment, 2480, Rifleman, Son of Morgan and Elizabeth Edwards of Pentre Porth, Bassaleg, Newport, Mon., YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL, Panel 50.

 

SS Castlemoor in the middle Eichmanis, Adolf, 30, 25th February 1940, Merchant Navy, S.S. Castlemoor, Able Seaman, TOWER HILL MEMORIAL, Panel 24.

obituary

 

 

  Ekers, William Stanley, 19, 9th March 1918, 13th Bn  The King's (Liverpool Regiment), 91198, Private, Son of Frank and Edith Ekers, of 5, Cardiff Rd., Newport, Mon., DERNANCOURT COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION, III. J. 27.

 

Albert Eley Eley, Albert Edward, 26, 21st August 1940, Merchant Navy, S.S. Anglo Saxon, Fireman and Trimmer, Son of Charles Eley, and of Amy Eley, of Newport, Mon., TOWER HILL MEMORIAL, Panel 8.

Obituary                   Missing                    Roll of Honour                    SS Anglo Saxon

 

 

William Ellaway's headstone Ellaway, William Henry, 20, 8th May 1915, 1st Bn. Monmouthshire Regiment, 1671, Rifleman, Son of William and Harriet Ellaway, of 33, Corporation Rd., Newport, Mon., NEWPORT (ST. WOOLOS) CEMETERY, 79 "U". 79.

Obituary                                        Memorial

 

 

General Post Office memorial Elliott, Charles Colwill, 24, 12th March 1919, Lines of Communication Signal Coy., Royal Engineers, 75127, Corporal, Son of the late William and Sarah Ann Elliott, ARQUATA SCRIVIA COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION, I. C. 1.

Local memorial - General Post Office, Newport

Obituary                                         Memorial

 

 

Elliott, Frederick Arthur, 22, 4th January 1917, 16th Bn. York and Lancaster Regiment, 26248, Private, Son of Robert and Mary Ann Elliott, of 9, Price St., Newport, Mon., AYR CEMETERY. AYRSHIRE. F. 2054A.

 

SS Temple Mead Elliott, Frederick James, 66, 21st January 1941, Merchant Navy, S.S. Temple Mead, Chief Engineer Officer, husband of Rosina Theresa Elliott, of Hartley Wintney, Hampshire, TOWER HILL MEMORIAL, Panel 106.


 

 

Elliott, J M, 35, 13th October 1914, 3rd Bn. Rifle Brigade, 9178, Rifleman, Son of the late Mr. and Mrs. James Elliottt, of Marylebone, London, husband of Edith May Grindlay (formery Elliott, nee Flemimg), of 3, Caerau Rd., Newport, Mon., METEREN MILITARY CEMETERY, IV. K. 860.

 

SS Anglo Saxon Elliott, Stanley George, 22, 21st August 1940, Merchant Navy, S.S. Anglo Saxon, Son of Mrs. A. Elliott, of Blaina, Mon., TOWER HILL MEMORIAL, Panel 8.

 

 

 

William Elliott Elliott, William Henry, 8th August 1915, 14th Bn.  Australian Infantry, A.I.F., 2257, Private, 5 Bath Street, Newport, Mon., Formerly served seven years with the Royal Navy. LONE PINE MEMORIAL, 41.


 

 

Edward Ellis Ellis, Edward Gordon, 19, 5th August 1918, 9th Bn. Royal Scots 302387, Private, Son of Mrs. S. I. Ellis, of Christchurch Rd. Post Office, Newport, Mon., and the late Morgan Leslie Ellis, ST. SEVER CEMETERY EXTENSION, ROUEN, Q. IV. J. 11.

Local memorial - Christchurch War Memorial and Summerhill Baptist Church

Christchurch War Memorial                                        WW1 Memorial

 

  Ellis, Frederick, 37, 31st December 1917, "A" Coy. 19th Bn. Royal Welsh Fusiliers, 45565, Private, Son of John and Clara Ellis, of Birmingham, ETAPLES MILITARY CEMETERY, XXXI. E. 9.

 

Fred Ellis Ellis, Frederick E G, 19, 8th October 1915, 1st Bn. Gloucestershire Regiment, 9695, Private, Son of Mary H. A. Simmonds (formerly Ellis), of 1, Raglan Terrace, 222, Southgate St., Gloucester, and the late William Ellis, LOOS MEMORIAL, Panel 60 to 64.



 

Newport High School memorial in St Marks church Ellis, John James, 31st August 1916, 7th Bn. Welsh Regiment, 1892, Private, ESSEX FARM CEMETERY, III. E. 21.

Local memorial - St Marks church

 

 

Maxwell Ellis Ellis, Maxwell Moncrieff, 21, 31st October 1944, 8th Bn. Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders, Corporal, CASSINO MEMORIAL, Panel 7.

South Wales Argus                              Roll of Honour                              Roll of Honour

 

WW2 memorial Ellwood, Graham Malcom, 19, 21st January 1943,  Royal Air Force (VR), 1337782, Sergeant (Pilot U/T), Son of William Henry and Elsie Gladys Ellwood, of Newport, Mon., BULAWAYO (ATHLONE) CEMETERY, Grave 63.

Local Memorial - St. Thomas's Church

Obituary                    Roll of Honour                     Roll of Honour                    Roll of Honour

 

Obituary Elms, Bertie George, 5th October 1917, 41st Bn. Australian Infantry, A.I.F., 418, Private, YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL, Panel 7 - 17 - 23 - 25 - 27 - 29 - 31.

Memorial                                        Obituary

 

Medal Award Elsmere, Edward Victor, 32, 24th July 1944, 7th (lst Bn. The London Rifle Brigade) Bn. Rifle Brigade, Corporal, MM., Son of Edward Benjamin and Alice Elsmere; husband of Myra Evelyn Elsmere, of Reading, Berkshire, NAPLES WAR CEMETERY, I. C. 3.



 

Roll of Honour Elworthy, Leonard Stanley, 25, 12th August 1944, 2nd Bn. South Wales Borderers, 3910823, Lance Corporal, Son of Ernest and Lily Elworthy, of Newport, Mon., BAYEUX WAR CEMETERY, XXII. A. 8.

Roll of Honour

 

All Saint's churh memorial Emmett, Charles, 30, 24th March 1916,  13th Bn. South Wales Borderers, 20046, Private, Husband of Clara Greenhalgh (formerly Emmett), of 37, Anchor Place, Hunslet, Leeds, HURSLEY (ALL SAINTS) CHURCH CEMETERY

Local memorial - All Saint's Church, Brynglas

 

 

Basil England England, Basil Henry, 18, 26th April 1918, 222nd Field Coy. Royal Engineers, 3877844, Sapper, Son of Thomas Edwin and Alice England, of Newport, Mon., CAESTRE MILITARY CEMETERY, I. B.

Local memorial - St. Stephen's church, Pill.

St. Stephen's church memorial.                              Memorial                              Memorial

 

England, Thomas Leonard, 26, 16th November 1939, Merchant Navy, S.S. Arlington Court, Sailor, TOWER HILL MEMORIAL, Panel 10.

                                                     South Wales Argus story - Arlington Court

Part 1                    Part 2                    Part 3                    Roll of Honour

 

Martin Erzeneek Erzeneek, Martin, 38, 2nd January 1918, Mercantile Marine, S.S. "Kingsley.", DonkeymanHusband of Florence Elizabeth Caroline Erzeneek, of 42, Caerleon Rd., Newport, Mon. Born in Russia. PENZANCE CEMETERY

 

SS Kingsley                              Obituary                              42 Caerleon Road

 

 

Espeland, Gunder Martinius (Martin), 30, 24th March 1916, Mercantile Marine, S.S. “Trwyn” (St. Ives), First Mate, Son of Gunborg Espeland (nee Olsen), of 136, Clive St., Cardiff, and the late Ole Larsen Espeland. Born at Newport, Mon., TOWER HILL MEMORIAL.

 

James Essery Essery, James Mervyn, 24, 20th April 1941, Royal Air Force (VR), 977284, Aircraftman 1st Class, husband of Margaret Essery, of Newport, Mon., KHARTOUM WAR CEMETERY, 11. A. 2.

Local memorial - Christchurch War Memorial

Christchurch War Memorial                              Obituary                              Eulogy

 

 

Evans, Albert, 31, 26th October 1918, 121st Bde. HQ. Royal Field Artillery, W/1553, Driver, Son of John and Harriet Evans, husband of Violet Evans, of 7, Clive St., Caerphilly, Glam., Native of Newport, Mon., ETAPLES MILITARY CEMETERY, LXVI. I. 8.

 

Obituary Evans, Albert William, 28th March 1918, 19th Bn. Australian Infantry, A.I.F., 6548, Australian, VILLERS-BRETONNEUX MEMORIAL

Memorial

 

 

Evans, Aneurin Powell, 46, 2nd May 1947, Royal Army Pay Corps., 239367, Lieutenant, Son of Thomas Evan Evans, and of Catherine Jane Evans, of Newport, Monmouthshire, CAERPHILLY (PENYRHEOL) CEMETERY, Plot D. Cons. Row U. Grave 704.

 

 

Arthur Evans Evans, Arthur Alexander, 19, 24th April 1915,  1st Bn. Monmouthshire Regiment, 1829, Rifleman, Son of Mrs. H. L. and the late Mr. A. A. Evans, of 56, North St., Newport, Mon., YPRES (MENIN GATE) MEMORIAL, Panel 50.

Obituary                    Memorial                    Memorial                    Memorial

 

 

Arthur Evans Evans, Arthur Charles, 29, 19th August 1943, 180 Bty., 60 Lt. A.A. Regt. Royal Artillery, 1565052, Bombardier, D C M, husband of Rebecca Bertha Evans, of Newport, Mon., KIRKEE WAR CEMETERY, 3. AA. 10

Obituary                                        Roll of Honour

 

Memorial Evans, A H, 17th September 1918, 1st Bn. Welsh Guards, 1229, Serjeant, Son of Mrs. M. Evans, of "Bay View," Marshfield, Cardiff., SUNKEN ROAD CEMETERY, BOISLEUX-ST. MARC, II. C. 12.


Benjamin Evans Evans, Benjamin Charles, 21st August 1915, 2nd Bn. South Wales Borderers, 24994, Private, HELLES MEMORIAL, Panel 80 to 84 or 219 and 220.

Obituary                                        Memorial

 

Newport Athletic Club Gates Evans, Charles, Drake Bn. END, AB, Son of Mr and Mrs Evans of 13 Wheeler Street, Newport, Mon.

Local memorial - Newport Athletic Club Gates

 

 

Charles Evans Evans, Charles Benjamin, 25, 26th March 1944, 6th Bn. South Wales Borderers, 4079820, Private, Son of Charles Alfred and Jane Evans, of Pewsey, Wiltshire, TAUKKYAN WAR CEMETERY, 5. J. 23.
Obituary                              Eulogy                              Roll of Honour


Clifford Ecans Evans, Clifford Travel, 19, 27th March 1917, 3rd Bn. Special Bde. Royal Engineers., 20671, Sapper, Son of David Evans, of 18, Somerset Rd., Newport, Mon., FAUBOURG D'AMIENS CEMETERY, ARRAS, III. K. 21

Local Memorial - Summerhill Baptist Church

WW1 Memorial

 

  Evans, David, South Wales Borderers, 390233, Private,     WW1

 

 

David Evans Evans, David Apt, 38, 9th November 1917, 2nd Bn. Welsh Regiment, 48949, Private, Son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Thomas Evans, of Wood Farm, Burlton, Shrewsbury; husband of Jessie M. Evans, of 13, Jeffrey St., Maindee, Newport, Mon., TYNE COT MEMORIAL, Panel 93 to 94.

 

 

Obituary Evans, David John, 25, 26th July 1917, Mercantile Marine,  S.S. "Ludgate", Fourth Engineer Officer, Son of John and Mary Evans (nee Rogers). of 1, Blania Wharf, Newport, Mon., TOWER HILL MEMORIAL

Memorial                                         Memorial

 

 

Evans, David Rennie, 20, 15th March 1942, 436 Bty. 62 (4th Bn. The Loyal Regt. (North Lancashire) Searchlight Regt., Royal Artillery, 2083213, Gunner, Son of David and Louisa Mary Evans, of Newport, Monmouthshire, SALFORD (AGECROFT) CEMETERY, Sec. 30. Grave 295.

 

 

Edward Evans
Evans, Edward, 33, 11th November 1918, 5th Bn. South Wales Borderers transf. to (390233) 613th Coy. Labour Corps., 14401, Private, NEWPORT (ST. WOOLOS) CEMETERY, 9 "C." 207.

Memorial

 

Ernest Evans Evans, Ernest Charles, 25, 31st March 1918, 11th Bn. Welsh Regiment, 15229, Lance Corporal, Son of William and Anna Diment Evans, of 1, West End Terrace, Caldicot, Newport, Mon., KARASOULI MILITARY CEMETERY, E. 964.

Local memorial - St Marks church

Newport High School memorial in St Marks church

 

 

Evans, Ernest Stanley Ivor, 28, 3rd January 1944, Royal Air Force Volunteer Reserve, 196 Squdn., 1381391, Warrant Officer, D.F.M., Son of Thomas John and Emily Evans, of Newport, Monmouthshire, husband of Francis Rosaina Evans, of Newport, CELLE WAR CEMETERY, 2. D. 6.

 

 

Obituary Evans, Edith, 69, 1st July 1941, Civilian War Dead, Civilian, of 14 Eveswell Street, Newport, Mon. Widow of Sidney Evans. Died at 14 Eveswell Street, NEWPORT, COUNTY BOROUGH

 

Memorial Evans, Evan, 10th November 1917, 1st Bn. South Wales Borderers, 26110, Private, POELCAPELLE BRITISH CEMETERY, XI. C. 18.

 

Frank Evans headstone Evans, Frank, 41, 20th March 1920, South Wales Borderers, 7808, Lance Corporal, husband of Sarah C. Evans, of 11, Dudley St., Corporation Rd., Newport, Mon., NEWPORT (CHRISTCHURCH) CEMETERY, 65.





Fred Evans Evans, Frederick, 9th August 1918, 19th (Queen Alexandra's Own Royal) Hussars, 46513, Lance Serjeant, Son of John and Lydia Evans, of 5, John St., Rogerstone, Newport; husband of Kathleen May Evans, of Ebenezer Terrace, Bassaleg, Newport, Mon., LONGUEAU BRITISH CEMETERY, III. B. 5.

Memorial                                        Memorial

 

Memorial Evans, Herbert Charles, 8th May 1917, 12th Bn. Gloucestershire Regiment., 37284, Private, Stepson of Mrs. S. Evans, of 21, Mountjoy Place, Newport, Mon., ARRAS MEMORIAL, Bay 6.

Memorial

 

Horace Evans Evans, Horace Hughes, 28, 22nd May 1918, "D" Bty. 123rd Bde Royal Field Artillery, 740751, Serjeant, M M, Son of James Thomas and Sarah Ann Evans, of 2, Carey Rd., Maindee, Newport, Mon., DOULLENS COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION No.2, II. C. 5.
Brother of James Harold Evans below.

Obituary                                        Memorial

 

John (Ioan) Evans Evans, John, 21, 19th December 1941, Royal Navy, H.M.S. Neptune, D/JX 151224, Leading Signalman, Son of William and Martha Ann Evans, of Newport, Monmouthshire, PLYMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL, Panel 50, Column 1.

Obituary                                        Plymouth Naval memorial

 

 

Jack Evan's headstone Evans, Jack Charles, 30, 5th September 1943, Royal Air Force (VR), 1252475, Leading Aircraftman, husband of Betty Evans, of Newport, Mon., NEWPORT (CHRISTCHURCH) CEMETERY, Block 2 Extn. Cons. Grave 73.

Local memorial - General Post Office, Newport

General Post Office memorial

 

Obituary Evans, James Harold, 24, 28th May 1917, "D" Bty 124th Bde. Royal Field Artillery, 740707, Serjeant, Son of Thomas and Sarah Ann Evans; of Newport, Mon., HENIN COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION, II. A. 6.
Brother of Horace Hughes Evans above.

Memorial                                        Memorial

 

Jesse Evans Evans, Jesse Telynog, 25, 15th September 1941, Merchant Navy, S.S. Empire Eland, Third Officer, Son of Benjamin and Edith Louisa Evans, TOWER HILL MEMORIAL, Panel 40.

Roll of Honour                                        Roll of Honour

John Evans in Welsh Rugby team shirt Evans, John Raymond, 29, 8th March 1943, 3rd Bn. Parachute Regiment, A.A.C., 176117, Son of William John and Alice Evans, of Newport, Monmouthshire. Captain of Welsh Rugby Football Team, 1934, TABARKA RAS RAJEL WAR CEMETERY, 4. E. 8.

Local memorial - Newport Rugby Club and St Marks church

John Evans               Newport RugbyClub memorial               Newport High School memorial in St Marks church                Return from Africa

 
John Evans Evans, John George, 27, 23rd December 1943, Royal Artillery, 840652, B.S.M., Son of Benjamin and Henrietta Evans; husband of Doris Vivien Evans, of Audenshaw, Lancashire, ATHENS MEMORIAL, Face 2.

Roll of Honour                                        Roll of Honour

 

 

Leonard Evans headstone Evans, Leonard, 31, 17th October 1944, 3rd Bn. Monmouthshire Regiment, 3913971, Private, husband of Ellen Evans, of Newport, Mon., NEWPORT (ST. WOOLOS) CEMETERY, Block 31. Grave 118.

Roll of Honour                                        Roll of Honour

Perciy's headstone Evans, Percival Cecil Windsor, 20, 6th April 1918, "C" Bty. 168th Bde. Royal Firld Aryillery, 131686, Lance Bombadier, Son of Thomas Edward and Sarah Evans of Cwmbran, Newport, Monmouthshire. WARLINCOURT HALTE BRITISH CEMETERY, SAULTY, XII. B.2.

Local memorial - St Marks church
Newport High School memorial in St Marks church

 

Evans, Phillip Thomas, 36, 20th January 1917, Mercantile Marine, “Newquen”, Master, Son of William and Mary Evans, of Hills Farm, Llanmadoc, Reynoldston, husband of Mary Ann Evans, 28, Coldra Rd., Newport, Mon., TOWER HILL MEMORIAL.

 

Samuel Evans Evans, Samuel, 25th April 1917, 129th Bty. 42nd Bde. Royal Field Artillery, 14489, Bombadier, 74, Duckpool Road, Newport, Mon., HIBERS TRENCH CEMETERY, WANCOURT, D. 4.

Obituary

 

SS Castlemoor in the middle Evans, Thomas Morgan, 35, 25th February 1940, Merchant Navy, S.S. Castlemoor, Able Seaman, Son of Morgan and Mary Evans, TOWER HILL MEMORIAL, Panel 24.

Thomas Evans headstone Evans, Thomas Rowland Phillip, 31, 12th October 1946, 4th Bn. King's Shropshire Light Infantry, 4037555, Private, Son of David and Mary Ann Evans, of Newport, Mon., NEWPORT (ST. WOOLOS) CEMETERY, Block 28. Grave 70.





Thomas William Evans Evans, Thomas William, 18, 12th October 1916, 1st Bn. Monmouthshire Regiment, 3594, Rifleman, Son of Mr. and Mrs. William John Evans, of 9, Mellon St., Newport, Mon., FONCQUEVILLERS MILITARY CEMETERY, I. K. 15.

Local memorial - St Mary's RC church

World War One memorial                    Thomas's headstone                    FONCQUEVILLERS MILITARY CEMETERY                    FONCQUEVILLERS MILITARY CEMETERY

 

Tudor Evans Evans, Tudor Parry, 49, 19th July 1942, Merchant Navy, S.S. Empire Hawksbill (London), Chief Officer, Son of Rowland and Dorothy Evans; husband of Irene Gwendoline Evans, of Newport, Mon., TOWER HILL MEMORIAL, Panel 41.

SS Empire Hawkesbill

 

South Wales Argus Evans, Walter, 29, 11th October 1918, 1st/4th Bn. Oxford and Bucks Light Infantry, 200719, Lance Corporal, Son of Mrs. E. and the late E. W. Evans, of 62, Risca Road, Newport, Mon., GRANEZZA BRITISH CEMETERY, Plot 1. Row E. Grave 8.

Local memorial - St. John the Baptist church

WW1 memorial

 

Killed Evans, Wilfred John, 27, 15th November 1942, Royal Navy, H.M.S. Algerine, P/LX 21618, Leading Steward, Son of John Francis George and Mary Evans, of Newport, Mon., PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL, Panel 70, Column 1.
Missing                    Roll of Honour                    Roll of Honour                    HMS Algerine


William Evans Evans, William, 26, 28th January 1941, Merchant Navy, S.S. Grelrosa (London), Third Officer, Son of William Evans, and of E.R. Evans, of Newport, Monmouthshire, TOWER HILL MEMORIAL, Panel 53.

Obituary

 

 

Roll of Honour Evans, William Bernard, 23, 21st July 1944, 4th Bn. Welch Regiment, 3959370, Private, ST. MANVIEU WAR CEMETERY, CHEUX, X. B. 3.



William Evans Evans, William Charles, 22, 24th October 1917,  Drake Bn. R.N. Div.B. Royal Naval Volunteer Reserve, WZ/895 Able Seaman, Son of Charles and Minnie Evans, of 13, Wheeler St., Newport, Mon., BARD COTTAGE CEMETERY

Local memorial - All Saint's Church, Brynglas

All Saint's churh memorial                              Obituary                             Memorial

Cause Of Death:         Killed in action

Service History:           Enlisted 3/5/15 ; Draft for MEF 25/10/15, joined Drake Bn. 2/12/15-13/11/16 GSW Chest, Invalided to UK 22/11/16 ; Draft for BEF 25/3/17, joined Drake Bn. 2/5/17-24/10/17 DD.

Notes: Drake Bn. War Diary states 24/10/17:- "550 men for railway work with 7th C.R.T. Casualties, 2 Other Ranks killed, 2 Other Ranks DOW, 3 Other Ranks wounded." ; Drake Bn. 'C' Company 20/5/16 ; A Baker ; b.15/11/1894 ; Next-of-Kin & home address: Parents, Charles & Minnie, 13 Wheeler St., Newport, Monmouth.

 

Roll of Honour Evans, William Felix Welford, 42, 5th March 1943, Merchant Navy, S.S. Empire Tower, Second Officer, Husband of G. M. Evans of Newport, Mon., TOWER HILL MEMORIAL, Panel 46.

Roll of Honour                                        Roll of Honour

Local memorial - Maindee Conservative Club

Maindee Conservative Club

 

Memorial Evans, William Henry, 22, 9th August 1917, Royal Navy, H.M.S. "Recruit.", J/16141, Leading Seaman, Son of Moses and Mary Evans, of 77, Uplands, Rogerstone, Newport, Mon., PLYMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL, 20.

Obituary

 

HMS Barham Everson, Cyril, 25, 25th November 1941, Royal Navy, H.M.S. Barham, P/MX 52604, Leading Sick Berth Attendant, Son of Hiram and Florence Everson, of Abington, Cambridgeshire, PORTSMOUTH NAVAL MEMORIAL, Panel 57, Column 2.

 

 

Ewings, John, 22, 18th June 1943, 239 Bty., 77 H.A.A. Regt. Royal Artillery, 1455594, Serjeant, KANCHANABURI WAR CEMETERY, 8. E. 27.

Local memorial - Newport Rugby Club and St Marks church

Newport High School memorial in St Marks church                                         Obituary

 

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