First World War Commemoration
Notice is hereby given, that Hawarden Community Council will be adding the following names to the Hawarden War Memorial:
Name Regiment Date of Death
Burgess, Arthur 9th Bn. Sherwood Forest
(Notts and Derby Regiment) 06.11.1918
Crossley, Emrys 1st Bn. Royal Welsh Fusiliers 26.02.1916
Davies, Arthur Henry Royal Engineers 87th Field
Davies, Frank 8th Bn. Royal Welsh Fusiliers 14.03.1917
Easthope, Reginald John King's Shropshire Light
Henry Infantry 'C' Coy. 1st/4th Bn 30.12.1917
Hore, Percy Standish 52nd Sikhs (Frontier Force) 12.03.1915
Hughes, Lewis Reginald North Staffordshire Regiment 19.05.1915
Hurlbut, Percival The Royal Welsh (Welsh)
White, Patrick Francis Royal Navy S.S. Ruahine 05.09.1918
Councillor Cheryl Carver unveiling the First World War Centenary Commemorative Bench in front of St Deiniol's Library, Hawarden.
Also pictured (left to right) are Reverend Bill Pritchard, Mrs Joan Aird,
Reverend David Lewis and George Clark.
A Commemoration Service organised by Hawarden and Broughton & Bretton Community Councils led by Rev'd David Lewis the Rector of St Deiniol's Church, Hawarden was held on Sunday 3 August 2014.
The Service was attended by 400 people including representatives of the Royal British Legion, Mark Tami MP, Glenys Diskin Chair of Flintshire County Council, Civic Dignitaries and representatives of Community Organisations and Schools together with
Members of the public
The Service took place at St Deiniol's Church and concluded with a procession to the War Memorial where commemorative wreaths were laid by the Royal British Legion and young people representing the youth of the Community.
|Poppies have been planted in five beds in the grass verge in front of Gladstone Playing Fields, each bed commemorating one of the years from 1914 to 1918
||Commemorative wreaths laid by the Royal British Legion and young people on behalf of the youth of the Community|