Published By Ben Hillidge
HADLEY, Wellington, Shropshire
32 Trench Road – Corporal 17414, Poole, Walter W., 4 Bn King’s Shropshire Light Infantry, Born in Hadley in Oswestry lived at Denmark Place, Albert Road and Gatacre Place, Brynhafod Road.
12 Great Hawthorn Street and 11 Bedford Street Lance Corporal 24919 T Mansell Mason, 9 Bn Royal Welsh Fusiliers. Also lived on Silverton Street, Coventry.
Private 15907 Clement Priestly (Priestley), 2 Bn East Yorkshire Regiment, Birthplace. Mother remarries and lives in Ceiroiog Villas Oswestry.
Private 44255 John Thomas, 2 Bn South Wales Borderers. Lived with his parents and wife and children at 81 Beatrice Street, Oswestry.
HENGOED (Whittington/Hengoed), Shropshire
Chapel Lane Private 22989 William Elcock, 20 Bn The King’s (Liverpool Regiment). Living here in 1901, also at Gate Street, Oswestry.
‘ Private 33082 Frank Jones, 6 Bn King’s Shropshire Light Infantry. Also at 74 Upper Brook Street, and Weston Lane
‘Trewern’ Captain Herbert MB Lawford, 9 Bn Royal Fusiliers (City of London Rgt). In Oswestry lived on Upper Brook Street.
Private 31138 Robert Williams, 8 Bn South Lancashire Regiment. Birthplace. The family moved to Bangor then Oswestry on York Street. After his marriage lived in Pant.
7 Mountain View Second Lieutenant Ferdinand L Hughes, 25 Bn Machine Gun Corps. Also at Weymouth and 12 Victoria Road, Claremont, Oswestry.
Temperance House, Station Road Private 22300 Robert Burns Williams, 7 Bn King’s Shropshire Light Infantry. Born in Holywell. Also lived at Beatrice Street and Coney Green. His parents lived on King Street, Oswestry.
209 Radnor Street Private 29458 CW MacRoberts, 13 Bn Royal Scots (Lothian Regiment). Boarding with his married sister.
Corporal 15740 Ernest V Hayward, 7 Bn King’s Shropshire Light Infantry. Lived at 20 Welsh Walls, Oswestry