Colwyn Bay Memorial FWW Surnames K-R

The following people from the Colwyn Bay area died in active service. They were Privates except where another rank is shown. Where shown, click this icon for more details. Extra page icon

  • Fred Keeling, Private 16712. Died 30/10/1916, age 34. Royal Welsh Fusiliers. Commemorated on Thiepval Memorial. His brothers owned a fish market on Abergele Road while he worked at Red Garages. He left a wife and five children.
  • Henry Schofield Kershaw, 202022, died 02/04/1917.Manchester Regiment 2nd/5th Bn. Buried atCambrin Military Cemetery,France. Son of Mr G Kershaw, of The Central Hotel, Colwyn Bay.
  • Frank S Kilbourne, Corporal 10266. Died 25/02/1917. North Staffordshire Regiment. Basra Memorial. Of York Road, Colwyn Bay.
  • Frederic Levin, Lance Corporal M2/148737, died 28/01/1916, age 18. Army Service Corps No. 1 M.T. Reserve Depot. Buried at Chester (Overleigh) Cemetery. Son of Mandle and Annie Levin, of Leirum Francis Avenue, Colwyn Bay. While on duty near Winchester, he died after his motorcycle collided with a lorry.
  • Francis Rubenstein Linekar, Rifleman 1914, died 05/05/1915. The King's (Liverpool Regiment) 1st/6th Bn. Memorial Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial,Belgium. Son of Lucy M Linekar, ofWaverley House, Hoylake, Birkenhead, and the Thomas J Linekar, of Bryn Deryn, Colwyn Bay.
  • Carl H Lloyd, Private 63561. Died 17/06/1915. Canadian Infantry. Vimy Memorial. Son of Reverend Thomas and Mrs Lloyd. Emigrated to Canada, where worked as engineer on Canadian Pacific Railway.
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  • Arthur Lord, Captain, died 12/02/1917, age 19. Welsh Regiment 3rd Bn. Buried atMendinghem Military Cemetery. Son of Robert E and Elizabeth M Lord, of Penlan, Wynnstay Road, Colwyn Bay.
  • EW Lovell, 60886, died 09/03/1918. Royal Welsh Fusiliers, transf. to (193077) Labour Corps. Buried at Llandrillo-yn-Rhos (St. Trillo) Churchyard.
  • Horace Mann, Lieutenant. Died 25/12/1918 aged 38. Dorsetshire Regiment. Buried Zomba Town Cemetery. Son of William Slingley Mann and Maria Louisa Mann of Edenderry, Abbey Road, Rhos-on-Sea.
  • Robert Albert Marshall, 300096, died 11/11/1917, age 28. Duke of Wellington's (West Riding Regiment) 9th Bn. Buried at Dozinghem Military Cemetery. Son of Mrs SE Houghton, of Westlands, Francis   Avenue,ColwynBay. Not named on Colwyn Bay war memorial.
  • Hetherington H Meadowcroft, Private 583. Died 10/07/1915. Denbighshire Yeomanry. Buried Upton (Holy Ascension) Churchyard.
  • George Herbert Mellor, M2/1118717, died 10/02/1919, age 25. Royal Army Service Corps, First Army Troops M.T. Coy. Buried at Valenciennes (St. Roch) Communal Cemetery,France. Son of Joshua Mellor and Louisa Dicken (formerly Mellor), of Crown Lodge,Llannerch Road,ColwynBay. Born at Stoke-on-Trent.
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  • F Miles, Regimental Quartermaster Serjeant, 315097, died 06/07/1919, age 38. Royal Welsh Fusiliers 3rd Bn. Buried at ColwynBay (Bronynant) Cemetery. Son of Frederick and Elizabeth Miles, of Patricroft, Manchester; husband of Minnie Miles, of 9,Chapel St., Mochdre, Colwyn Bay.
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  • George Edward Morris, 54573, died 31/12/1917, age 21. Royal Welsh Fusiliers 19th Bn. Buried at Llandrillo-Yn-Rhos (St. Trillo) Churchyard. Son of George and Annie Morris, of Westward Ho,Llannerch Road, Llandrillo-yn-Rhos. Not named on Colwyn Bay war memorial.
  • Joseph Walter Musker, Lieutenant, died 30/07/1916, age 22. The King's (Liverpool Regiment) 20th Bn. Memorial Thiepval Memorial. Son of Walter and Margaret Hannah Musker, of Rest Cott age,UpperColwynBay. Not named on Colwyn Bay war memorial.
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  • Sydney Harold Olorenshaw, Lance Serjeant, 88, died 18/07/1916, age 27. London Regiment (London Rifle Brigade) 5th Bn. Buried at Le Cateau Military Cemetery. Husband of Muriel Olorenshaw, of Northcote,Woodlands Avenue, Rhos-on-Sea,ColwynBay. Not named onColwynBay war memorial.
  • Edward Foulkes Owen, Lance Corporal 201174. Died 16/02/1918. Royal Welsh Fusiliers. Awarded Military Medal. Buried Rocquigny-Equancourt Road British Cemetery.
  • Evan Samuel Owen, 5649, died 28/06/1915, age 19. Royal Welsh Fusiliers "C" Coy. 1st Bn. Memorial Le Touret Memorial. Son of John Henry and Mary Owen, of Bryn Sion,Upper Colwyn Bay.
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  • Lewis Roberts Owen, 73182, 02/09/1918, age 19. Royal Welsh Fusiliers 14th Bn. Buried atDelvilleWoodCemetery, Longueval. Son of Robert and Anne Owen, of Waen View, Rhos Road, Rhos-on-Sea.
  • Arthur Parry, 203173, died 21/03/1918, age 25. Royal Welsh Fusiliers 2nd Bn. Buried at Erquinghem-Lys Churchyard Extension. Son of Owen and Elizabeth Parry of 68 Park Road, Colwyn Bay. Was a LNWR carter at Colwyn Bay railway station.
  • Charles B Penlington, 37978, died 02/11/1916. Royal Welsh Fusiliers 9th Bn. Memorial Thiepval Memorial
  • Donald Robert Phillips, Second Lieutenant, died 04/10/1918, age 19. Royal Air Force 11th Sqdn. Buried at Grevillers British Cemetery. Son of Rowland Robert and Elizabeth Amy Phillips of Arnold House, 30 Erskine Road, Colwyn Bay.
  • William Phillips, M2/135689, died 15/06/1916. Army Service Corps. Buried at Colwyn Bay (Bronynant) Cemetery
  • Graham Hawksworth Porter, Lieutenant, died 02/10/1916, age 22. Royal Welsh Fusiliers 20th Bn. Buried at Essex Farm Cemetery, Belgium. Son of John M and Catherine Porter, of Braeside, Colwyn Bay. Member of Caius College, Cambridge, and Lincoln's Inn.
  • J Powell, Corporal TS/7605, died 28/02/1919, age 29. Royal Army Service Corps 41st Div. Train. Buried atCologne Southern Cemetery. Son of Jesse and Helen Powell, of Dudleston, Ellesmere, Salop; husband of Jennie A Hughes (formerly Powell), of Abbey House, Willoughby Road, Colwyn Bay. Not named on Colwyn Bay war memorial.
  • Arthur Meurig Pryce, Captain, died 21/02/1919, age 42. Royal Army Medical Corps, attd. 129th Field Amb. afterwards Medical Officer to the 14th Bn. Royal Welch Fusiliers, afterwards Bacteriologist 35th General Hospital. Buried at Les Baraques Military Cemetery, Sangatte, France. Son of the late Shadrach Pryce, Dean of St Asaph, and Margaret Ellen (Davies), his wife; brother of the Rev Lewis Pryce, of The Vicarage, Colwyn Bay.
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  • M Rement, 24367, died 28/10/1918, age 27. Welsh Regiment 15th Bn. Buried at Premont British Cemetery. Husband of Mrs M Rement, of 4 Alvastone Terrace, Grange Road, Colwyn Bay. Native of America.
  • Harold Rennie, Lance Corporal R/13220, died 26/08/1916, age 22. King's Royal Rifle Corps 7th Bn. Buried at St. Sever Cemetery, Rouen. Son of James and Emma Rennie, of Sea Breeze, Meadway, Rhos-on-Sea. Not named on Colwyn Bay war memorial.
  • William Rivers, 1232 , died 07/05/1915, age 24. Lancashire Fusiliers 1st/7th Bn. Memorial Helles Memorial,Turkey. Son of James Rivers, of Osborne House, Bay View Road, Colwyn Bay. Not named on Colwyn Bay war memorial.
  • David Roberts, Private. Died 1917 aged 28. Royal Welsh Fusliers. Son of John Roberts, Chapel Street, Mochdre.
  • David William Roberts, Private 41687. Died 03/03/1917. Yorkshire Regiment. Buried Sailly-Saillisel British Cemetery.
  • John Llewelyn Roberts, Private 29387. Died 12/04/1918 aged 21. Royal Welsh Fusiliers. Buried Wimereux Communal Cemetery. Son of John and Ellen Jane Roberts of 6 Broad Street, Llandudno Junction, and formerly of Elwy Road, Rhos-on-Sea. Formerly worked at the Cayley Arms.
  • Robert Roberts, 13033, died 03/07/1916, age 23. Royal Welsh Fusiliers 9th Bn. Memorial Thiepval Memorial. Son of Robert and Grace Roberts, late of Anchorage, Erskine Road, Colwyn Bay.
  • Robert Llewellyn Roberts, Private 2562. Died 12/10/1917. Welsh Guards. Tyne Cot Memorial.
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  • W Roberts, 94191, died 07/11/1919, age 22. The King's (Liverpool Regiment) 17th Bn. Buried at Llysfaen (St. Cynfran) Churchyard Son of Joseph and Mary Roberts, of Bryn Golau, Llysfaen, Colwyn Bay.
  • Thomas Robinson, Lance Corporal, 41843, died 31/07/1917, age 31. The King's (Liverpool Regiment) 17th Bn. Memorial Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial,Belgium. Husband of Annie Cottrell Robinson, of 44 Sea View Road,Colwyn Bay.
  • John Cassells Ross, 2852, died 16/06/1915, age 18. The King's (Liverpool Regiment) 1st/10th Bn. Memorial Ypres (Menin Gate) Memorial,Belgium. Son of Alexander and Marion Ross of West Point,ColwynBay. Not named on Colwyn Bay war memorial.
  • David Cadwaladr Rowlands, 34301, died 09/04/1917, age 28. The King's (Liverpool Regiment) 20th Bn. Buried atHenin Crucifix Cemetery, France. Son of Richard and Elizabeth Rowlands of Bod Ivor,Grove Road, Colwyn Bay.