Published By Ben Hillidge
34 Emery Street Private 21927 Reginald Archer, 118 Machine Gun Company. Reginald born in Knottingley, and moved with his parents to Wakefield and Cambridgeshire. Reginald stayed in Cambridge when his parents moved to Oswestry (36 York Street).
Chilliwack near to Vancouver, British Columbia Private 17094 Warren A Ash, 7 Bn Canadian Infantry (British Columbia Regiment). Born Heaton Moor, Stockport.
Nahun, British Columbia Private 107595 Frank H Vaughan, 2 Bn Canadian Mounted Rifles. Born Llandrinio and brought up in Gwern y Brenin, near Oswestry.
13 York Terrace Private 6496 Harry Halford, 1 Bn Scots Guards. Birth place. Lived mostly in Llanidloes. His sister lived on Welsh Walls, Oswestry.
3 Richmond Cottages Lance Corporal 7828 John Williams, 1 Bn Gloucestershire Regiment. Also Orchard Street, Oswestry & Cambridge Barrack Portsmouth.
51 Chirk Green Private 17038 JJ Morris, 1 Bn King’s Shropshire Light Infantry. Born Weston Rhyn Also lived at Stone House, Llanymynech. Parents at Duke Street Oswestry post war.
Chirk Mill Private 9719 Bert White, 1 Bn Kings Shropshire Light Infantry. Living with his grandparents.
Pentre Cottage, Pentre, Chirk Lance Corporal 23734 Trevor K Jenkins, 11 Bn Suffolk Regiment. Also at Spring Bank, Mount Road; Westminster House, Gobowen; Bury St Edmunds.
Lance Corporal 48543 John Jones, 94 Field Coy Royal Engineers. Birthplace went to live at Pant Glas , near Oswestry.
1 Sunnyside, Chirk
5 Linenhall Street Private 9719 Bert White, 1 Bn Kings Shropshire Light Infantry. Address of his mother he gave on enlisting.
60 Liverpool Road Lieutenant William H Moore, 5 Bn King’s Liverpool Regiment. Also at Northwich
Cottage farm Private 18110 W Maddox, 5 Bn King’s Shropshire Light Infantry. Lived 4 Park Terrace, Oswestry
CHURCH STRETTON, Shropshire
High Street Lance Corporal L/399 William Nock Price, B Squadron, 12th (Prince of Wales Royal) Lancers. Born Shrewsbury and also lived on York Street, Oswestry
‘Upper House Farm’ Private G/23165 Jack Francis, 10 Bn Royal Fusiliers. Bank clerk worked in branches at Nottingham and Oswestry.
9 North Station Road Private 266507 Joseph W Darlington, 1/1 Bn Kent Cyclist. Lived on Arthur Street in Oswestry.
1 Silverton Road Lance Corporal 24919 T Mansell Mason, 9 Bn Royal Welsh Fusiliers. Lived here after his marriage. Also at Halifax and York Street, Oswestry. His father lived on York Street, Oswestry.
88 Gresty Road Private 63787 Harry Batty, 3/4 Reserve Bn Welsh Regiment (48 Training Bn). Harry born in Crewe lived on Roft Street and Stewart Road, Oswestry.
212 Hungerford Road and 45 Underwood Lane Private 17061 Charles Clifford Judge, 5 Bn King’s Shropshire Light Infantry. Birthplace. His father lived on York Street, Oswestry.
‘Malthouse’ Private 16335 Percy J Owen, 1 Bn King’s Shropshire Light Infantry. No known address in Oswestry
1 Canal View Private 2621 JA (James Alfred) Dutton, 1/6 Bn Royal Scots (Lothian Regiment). Also lived at Failsworth