Swansea Family History
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Surname

Christian Names

Service Number

Rank

Cause of Death

Theatre of War

Date

Year

Age

Regiment

Battalion

Of Death

Cadle

Edward Terence

1492325

Gunner

Killed In Action

Asia and Far East Theatre

Between

24

Royal Artillery

8 Coast Regiment

1st October

1942

And

2nd October

1942

Cemetery/Memorial

Sai Wan Memorial, China

Cemetery/Memorial Reference

Column 3

 

 

Surname

Christian Names

Service Number

Rank

Cause of Death

Theatre of War

Date

Year

Age

Regiment

Battalion

Of Death

Caie

William George

3974061

Trooper

Killed In Action

Egyptian Theatre

27th May

1942

32

Royal Tank Regiment R.A.C.

3rd

Cemetery/Memorial

Alamein Memorial, Egypt

Cemetery/Memorial Reference

Column 22

 

 

Surname

Christian Names

Service Number

Rank

Cause of Death

Theatre of War

Date

Year

Age

Regiment

Battalion

Of Death

Cameron

Alistair Ewen Patrick

94375

Second Lieutenant

Killed In Action

At Sea

27th June

1940

 

Welch Regiment

2/5th Battalion

Cemetery/Memorial

Brookwood 1939-1945 Memorial, Surrey

Cemetery/Memorial Reference

Panel 12. Column 2

 

 

Surname

Christian Names

Service Number

Rank

Cause of Death

Theatre of War

Date

Year

Age

Regiment

Battalion

Of Death

Carpenter  

Ronald

315019

Lieutenant

Killed In Action

Indian Theatre

29th October

1944

25

South Staffordshire Regiment

 

Attached

Attached

South Wales Borderers

 

Cemetery/Memorial

Gauhati War Cemetery, India

Cemetery/Memorial Reference

3.F.1

 

 

Surname

Christian Names

Service Number

Rank

Cause of Death

Theatre of War

Date

Year

Age

Regiment

Battalion

Of Death

Carr

James Cyril

3969249

Staff Serjeant

Killed In Action

Western European Theatre

(Italy)

10th July

1943

27

The Gilder Pilot Regiment A.A.C.

1st

Cemetery/Memorial

Syracuse War Cemetery, Sicily, Italy

Cemetery/Memorial Reference

II.F.7

 

 

Surname

Christian Names

Service Number

Rank

Cause of Death

Theatre of War

Date

Year

Age

Regiment

Battalion

Of Death

Carran

Harry John

1432951

Corporal

Killed In Action

North Africa Theatre

30th April

1943

21

King’s Royal Rifle Corps

1st Battalion

Cemetery/Memorial

Medjez-el-Bab War Cemetery, Tunisia

Cemetery/Memorial Reference

11.H.11

 

 

Surname

Christian Names

Service Number

Rank

Cause of Death

Theatre of War

Date

Year

Age

Regiment

Battalion

Of Death

Carty

James Joseph

6146089

Lance Corporal

Killed In Action

Western European Theatre

(Italy)

21st June

1944

24

The Buffs (Royal East Kent Regiment)

5th Battalion

Cemetery/Memorial

Cassino Memorial, Italy

Cemetery/Memorial Reference

Panel 4

 

 

Surname

Christian Names

Service Number

Rank

Cause of Death

Theatre of War

Date

Year

Age

Regiment

Battalion

Of Death

Cavey

John

3962078

Private

Killed In Action

Western European Theatre (France)

6th June

1944

23

The Parachute Regiment, A.A.C.

7th Battalion

Cemetery/Memorial

La Delivrande War Cemetery, Douvres, Calvados, France

Cemetery/Memorial Reference

Special Memorial IV.K.6

 

 

Surname

Christian Names

Service Number

Rank

Cause of Death

Theatre of War

Date

Year

Age

Regiment

Battalion

Of Death

Challis

Albert David George

14531174

Driver

Died

Home (UK)

3rd April

1945

36

Royal Engineers

 

Cemetery/Memorial

Coedgwilym Cemetery, Swansea, Glamorgan

Cemetery/Memorial Reference

Grave 1002

 

 

Surname

Christian Names

Service Number

Rank

Cause of Death

Theatre of War

Date

Year

Age

Regiment

Battalion

Of Death

Chambers

Thomas

7013649

Lance Corporal

Killed In Action

Western European Theatre (France)

13th June

1944

25

Royal Ulster Rifles

1st (Airborne) Battalion

Cemetery/Memorial

Ranville War Cemetery, Calvados, France

Cemetery/Memorial Reference

IIIA.L.4

 

 

Surname

Christian Names

Service Number

Rank

Cause of Death

Theatre of War

Date

Year

Age

Regiment

Battalion

Of Death

Chelley

Charles Henry

T/127692

Driver

Killed In Action

Western European Theatre (France)

20th May

1940

30

Royal Army Service Corps

2 Line of Communications   Railhead Company

Cemetery/Memorial

Boulogne Eastern Cemetery, Pas de Calais, France

Cemetery/Memorial Reference

Plot 13. Row B. Grave 18

 

 

Surname

Christian Names

Service Number

Rank

Cause of Death

Theatre of War

Date

Year

Age

Regiment

Battalion

Of Death

Chivers

William Douglas

6105361

Private

Died

Home (UK)

31st October

1947

24

Royal Army Ordnance Corps

 

Cemetery/Memorial

Pontypridd Crematorium, Pontypridd, Glamorgan

Cemetery/Memorial Reference

Panel L.H.

 

 

Surname

Christian Names

Service Number

Rank

Cause of Death

Theatre of War

Date

Year

Age

Regiment

Battalion

Of Death

Chugg

Sidney Phillip

1517883

Lance Bombardier

Killed In Action

North Africa Theatre

30th December

1941

23

Royal Artillery

291 Battery

94 Heavy A.A. Regiment

Cemetery/Memorial

Benghazi War Cemetery, Libya

Cemetery/Memorial Reference

8.E.16

 

 

Surname

Christian Names

Service Number

Rank

Cause of Death

Theatre of War

Date

Year

Age

Regiment

Battalion

Of Death

Church

Ernest George

7941358

Trooper

Killed In Action

Egyptian Theatre

14th November

1942

29

Royal Armoured Corps

H.Q. Squadron 32nd Army Tank Brigade

Cemetery/Memorial

Alamein Memorial, Egypt

Cemetery/Memorial Reference

Column 13

 

 

Surname

Christian Names

Service Number

Rank

Cause of Death

Theatre of War

Date

Year

Age

Regiment

Battalion

Of Death

Cilia

James

D/22179

Private

Died

Home (UK)

9th January

1941

 

Welch Regiment

17th (H.D.) Battalion

Cemetery/Memorial

St. Peter Churchyard, Cockett, Swansea, Glamorgan

Cemetery/Memorial Reference

S.E.B. Grave 86

 

 

Surname

Christian Names

Service Number

Rank

Cause of Death

Theatre of War

Date

Year

Age

Regiment

Battalion

Of Death

Clarke  

Clifford

3910249

Private

Killed In Action

Western European Theatre

(Italy)

10th June

1944

25

Wiltshire Regiment

2nd Battalion

Cemetery/Memorial

Cassino Memorial, Italy

Cemetery/Memorial Reference

Panel 10

 

 

Surname

Christian Names

Service Number

Rank

Cause of Death

Theatre of War

Date

Year

Age

Regiment

Battalion

Of Death

Clatworthy  

Raymond

2740617

Guardsman

Died

Western European Theatre (Germany)

10th June

1946

21

Welsh Guards

2nd Battalion

Cemetery/Memorial

Hamburg Cemetery, Hamburg, Germany

Cemetery/Memorial Reference

2A.A.3

 

 

Surname

Christian Names

Service Number

Rank

Cause of Death

Theatre of War

Date

Year

Age

Regiment

Battalion

Of Death

Clement  

Hywel John

3966607

Lance Corporal

Died

Home (UK)

14th August

1944

24

Welch Regiment

1/5th Battalion

Cemetery/Memorial

Bethlehem Congregational Chapelyard, Fforestfach, Swansea, Glamorgan

Cemetery/Memorial Reference

Plot C. Row 4. Grave 4

 

 

Surname

Christian Names

Service Number

Rank

Cause of Death

Theatre of War

Date

Year

Age

Regiment

Battalion

Of Death

Clement  

Joseph Henry

1547296

Gunner

Died

Home (UK)

3rd July

1940

24

Royal Artillery

462 Battery

71 Searchlight Regiment

Cemetery/Memorial

Duke Street Cemetery, Southport, Lancashire

Cemetery/Memorial Reference

Plot C. Collective Grave 3

 

 

Surname

Christian Names

Service Number

Rank

Cause of Death

Theatre of War

Date

Year

Age

Regiment

Battalion

Of Death

Clemson  

Hedworth

5883486

Signalman

Killed In Action

Asia and Far East Theatre

13th February

1942

24

Royal Corps of Signals

18th Divisional Signals

Cemetery/Memorial

Kranji War Cemetery, Singapore

Cemetery/Memorial Reference

Collective Grave 24.A.1-14

 

 

Surname

Christian Names

Service Number

Rank

Cause of Death

Theatre of War

Date

Year

Age

Regiment

Battalion

Of Death

Coates  

Arthur

3910292

Private

Died

Home (UK)

 15th July

1940

 

South Wales Borderers

2nd Battalion

Cemetery/Memorial

Dublin Road Cemetery, Omagh, County Tyrone, Ireland

Cemetery/Memorial Reference

Section A. Inner. Grave 134

 

 

Surname

Christian Names

Service Number

Rank

Cause of Death

Theatre of War

Date

Year

Age

Regiment

Battalion

Of Death

Coates  

Richard

4192705

Private

Killed In Action

Asia and Far East Theatre

17th February

1943

21

The King’s Regiment (Liverpool)

13th Battalion

Cemetery/Memorial

Rangoon Memorial, Myanmar

Cemetery/Memorial Reference

Face 5

 

 

Surname

Christian Names

Service Number

Rank

Cause of Death

Theatre of War

Date

Year

Age

Regiment

Battalion

Of Death

Coates  

Ronald

14414937

Fusilier

Killed In Action

Western European Theatre (France)

17th July

1944

19

Royal Welch Fusiliers

4th Battalion

Cemetery/Memorial

Bayeux Memorial, Calvados, France

Cemetery/Memorial Reference

Panel 14. Column 1

 

 

Surname

Christian Names

Service Number

Rank

Cause of Death

Theatre of War

Date

Year

Age

Regiment

Battalion

Of Death

Colclough  

William Leonard

921191

Gunner

Died

Western European Theatre (Germany)

1st July

1945

26

Royal Artillery

121 Medium Regiment

Cemetery/Memorial

Celle War Cemetery, Niedersachen, Germany

Cemetery/Memorial Reference

2.B.1

 

 

Surname

Christian Names

Service Number

Rank

Cause of Death

Theatre of War

Date

Year

Age

Regiment

Battalion

Of Death

Cole  

Frederick

3972555

Private

Killed In Action

Western European Theatre

(Italy)

27th May

1944

29

North Staffordshire Regiment

2nd Battalion

Cemetery/Memorial

Beach Head War Cemetery, Anzio, Italy

Cemetery/Memorial Reference

XVI.B.3

 

 

Surname

Christian Names

Service Number

Rank

Cause of Death

Theatre of War

Date

Year

Age

Regiment

Battalion

Of Death

Cole  

Thomas William

7952821

Trooper

Killed In Action

Western European Theatre (France)

26th June

1944

20

Royal Armoured Corps

4th/7th Royal Dragoon Guards

Cemetery/Memorial

St. Manvieu War Cemetery, Cheux, Calvados, France

Cemetery/Memorial Reference

I.G.11

 

 

Surname

Christian Names

Service Number

Rank

Cause of Death

Theatre of War

Date

Year

Age

Regiment

Battalion

Of Death

Colebrook  

Edgar William

2090219

Sapper

Died

Home (UK)

15th May

1942

23

Royal Engineers

 

Cemetery/Memorial

Cwmgelly Cemetery, Swansea, Glamorgan

Cemetery/Memorial Reference

Section G, Grave 4795

 

 

Surname

Christian Names

Service Number

Rank

Cause of Death

Theatre of War

Date

Year

Age

Regiment

Battalion

Of Death

Coleman  

Ronald Charles

14531181

Private

Killed In Action

Western European Theatre

(Italy)

1st March

1945

34

Welch Regiment

1st Battalion

Cemetery/Memorial

Bari War Cemetery, Italy

Cemetery/Memorial Reference

XII.C.9

 

 

Surname

Christian Names

Service Number

Rank

Cause of Death

Theatre of War

Date

Year

Age

Regiment

Battalion

Of Death

Collier  

William George

4208799

Lance Corporal

Killed In Action

Western European Theatre (France)

17th July

1944

40

Royal Welch Fusiliers

7th Battalion

Cemetery/Memorial

Banneville-la-Campagne War Cemetery, Calvados, France

Cemetery/Memorial Reference

II.C.11

 

 

Surname

Christian Names

Service Number

Rank

Cause of Death

Theatre of War

Date

Year

Age

Regiment

Battalion

Of Death

Collin

Alfred Walter

1695319

Gunner

Killed In Action

South Africa Theatre

24th July

1942

29

Royal Artillery

71 Battery

1 Light A.A. Regiment

Cemetery/Memorial

King Tom Cemetery, Freetown, Sierra Leone

Cemetery/Memorial Reference

7.G.1

 

 

Surname

Christian Names

Service Number

Rank

Cause of Death

Theatre of War

Date

Year

Age

Regiment

Battalion

Of Death

Collins  

Cyril Brinley John

14388828

Signalman

Killed In Action

Western European Theatre (France)

3rd August

1944

21

Royal Corps of Signals

59th Divisional Signals

Cemetery/Memorial

Fontenay-le-Pesnel War Cemetery, Trssel, Calvados, France

Cemetery/Memorial Reference

II.A.17

 

 

Surname

Christian Names

Service Number

Rank

Cause of Death

Theatre of War

Date

Year

Age

Regiment

Battalion

Of Death

Collins  

David Charles

2735592

Guardsman

Killed In Action

Western European Theatre (France)

24th May

1940

21

Welsh Guards

2nd Battalion

Cemetery/Memorial

Boulogne Eastern Cemetery, Pas de Calais, France

Cemetery/Memorial Reference

Plot 13. Row A. Grave 4

 

 

Surname

Christian Names

Service Number

Rank

Cause of Death

Theatre of War

Date

Year

Age

Regiment

Battalion

Of Death

Collins  

John

869889

Gunner

Died

Home (UK)

25th July

1940

 

Royal Artillery

132 Field Regiment

Cemetery/Memorial

Danygraig Cemetery, Swansea, Glamorgan

Cemetery/Memorial Reference

Section I. Grave 738

 

 

Surname

Christian Names

Service Number

Rank

Cause of Death

Theatre of War

Date

Year

Age

Regiment

Battalion

Of Death

Collins  

Ronald

869293

Sapper

Killed In Action

Western European Theatre (France)

Between

19

Royal Engineers

245 Field Company

1st June

1940

And

4th June

1940

Cemetery/Memorial

Dunkirk Town Cemetery, Nord, France

Cemetery/Memorial Reference

Plot 2. Row 7. Grave 19

 

 

Surname

Christian Names

Service Number

Rank

Cause of Death

Theatre of War

Date

Year

Age

Regiment

Battalion

Of Death

Comley  

William P.

2738439

Guardsman

Died

Western European Theatre (Germany)

10th August

1945

22

Welsh Guards

2nd Armoured Reconnaissance Battalion

Cemetery/Memorial

Cologne Southern Cemetery, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany

Cemetery/Memorial Reference

Plot 7. Row F. Grave 15

 

 

Surname

Christian Names

Service Number

Rank

Cause of Death

Theatre of War

Date

Year

Age

Regiment

Battalion

Of Death

Cook  

Leslie

7620890

Staff Serjeant

Died

Home (UK)

9th May

1941

 

Royal Army Ordnance Corps

 

Cemetery/Memorial

Morriston Cemetery, Swansea, Glamorgan

Cemetery/Memorial Reference

Section C. Grave 445

 

 

Surname

Christian Names

Service Number

Rank

Cause of Death

Theatre of War

Date

Year

Age

Regiment

Battalion

Of Death

Cooze

Alfred James

T/11260323

Driver

Died

Western European Theatre (Germany)

15th April

1946

24

Royal Army Service Corps

 

Cemetery/Memorial

Hamburg Cemetery, Hamburg, Germany

Cemetery/Memorial Reference

3A.L.3

 

 

Surname

Christian Names

Service Number

Rank

Cause of Death

Theatre of War

Date

Year

Age

Regiment

Battalion

Of Death

Copp  

Witham James

1721499

Gunner

Killed In Action

At Sea

21st January

1942

 

Royal Artillery

413 Battery

85 Heavy A.A. Regiment

Cemetery/Memorial

Brookwood 1939-1945 Memorial, Surrey

Cemetery/Memorial Reference

Panel 3. Column 1

 

 

Surname

Christian Names

Service Number

Rank

Cause of Death

Theatre of War

Date

Year

Age

Regiment

Battalion

Of Death

Cornelius  

Arthur William

2733663

Gunner

Killed In Action

Western European Theatre (Netherlands)

13th May

1940

25

Welsh Guards

2nd Battalion

Cemetery/Memorial

Hook Of Holland General Cemetery, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands

Cemetery/Memorial Reference

Row F. Collective Grave 58-60

 

 

Surname

Christian Names

Service Number

Rank

Cause of Death

Theatre of War

Date

Year

Age

Regiment

Battalion

Of Death

Cottle  

Alfred George

13016132

Serjeant

Killed In Action

Western European Theatre (Belgium)

1st November

1944

44

Pioneer Corps

144 Company

Cemetery/Memorial

Schoonselhof Cemetery, Antwerpen, Belgium

Cemetery/Memorial Reference

III.F.18

 

 

Surname

Christian Names

Service Number

Rank

Cause of Death

Theatre of War

Date

Year

Age

Regiment

Battalion

Of Death

Cousins  

Ralph

14339478

Sapper

Died

Home (UK)

18th November

1945

32

Royal Engineers

966 (I.W.T.) Company

Cemetery/Memorial

St. Teilo Churchyard, Bishopston, Swansea, Glamorgan

Cemetery/Memorial Reference

New Ground. Row 4. Grave 11

 

 

Surname

Christian Names

Service Number

Rank

Cause of Death

Theatre of War

Date

Year

Age

Regiment

Battalion

Of Death

Cousins  

Trevor

5388598

Private

Killed In Action

Western European Theatre (France)

4th August

1944

25

Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry

1st Battalion

Cemetery/Memorial

Brouay War Cemetery, Calvados, France

Cemetery/Memorial Reference

I.E.11

 

 

Surname

Christian Names

Service Number

Rank

Cause of Death

Theatre of War

Date

Year

Age

Regiment

Battalion

Of Death

Cowen  

Norman

781458

Gunner

Died

Home (UK)

14th March

1944

 

Royal Artillery

481 Battery

98 Light A.A. Regiment

Cemetery/Memorial

Prudhoe New Cemetery, Northumberland

Cemetery/Memorial Reference

Grave 2365

 

 

Surname

Christian Names

Service Number

Rank

Cause of Death

Theatre of War

Date

Year

Age

Regiment

Battalion

Of Death

Cowley  

Daniel Louis

847344

Corporal

Killed In Action

Western European Theatre  (France)

25th August

1944

29

Royal Tank Regiment, R.A.C.

1st

Cemetery/Memorial

Conde-sur-Risle Churchyard, Eure, France

Cemetery/Memorial Reference

Joint Grave

 

 

Surname

Christian Names

Service Number

Rank

Cause of Death

Theatre of War

Date

Year

Age

Regiment

Battalion

Of Death

Cox

David Hemersham

174732

Lieutenant

Killed In Action

Western European Theatre

(Italy)

16th August

1943

23

Cheshire Regiment

2nd Battalion

Cemetery/Memorial

Catania War Cemetery, Sicily, Italy

Cemetery/Memorial Reference

II.A.49

 

 

Surname

Christian Names

Service Number

Rank

Cause of Death

Theatre of War

Date

Year

Age

Regiment

Battalion

Of Death

Coxon  

James Edward

11426530

Rifleman

Killed In Action

Western European Theatre (Germany)

2nd March

1945

30

Royal Ulster Rifles

2nd Battalion

Cemetery/Memorial

Reichswald Forest War Cemetery, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany

Cemetery/Memorial Reference

48.C.19

 

 

Surname

Christian Names

Service Number

Rank

Cause of Death

Theatre of War

Date

Year

Age

Regiment

Battalion

Of Death

Crabb  

Harry

14691049

Rifleman

Killed In Action

Western European Theatre (Netherlands)

8th November

1944

19

Cameronians (Scottish Rifles)

9th Battalion

Cemetery/Memorial

Nederweert War Cemetery, Limburg, Netherlands

Cemetery/Memorial Reference

II.A.13

 

 

Surname

Christian Names

Service Number

Rank

Cause of Death

Theatre of War

Date

Year

Age

Regiment

Battalion

Of Death

Crocker  

Alfred Percy

4203027

Private

Killed In Action

Western European Theatre (France)

28th June

1944

29

Monmouthshire Regiment

3rd Battalion

Cemetery/Memorial

Hottot-les-Bagues War Cemetery, Calvados, France

Cemetery/Memorial Reference

VI.B.2

 

 

Surname

Christian Names

Service Number

Rank

Cause of Death

Theatre of War

Date

Year

Age

Regiment

Battalion

Of Death

Crocker  

Richard Edward

1796056

Fusilier

Killed In Action

Western European Theatre

(Italy)

22nd November

1944

 

Lancashire Fusiliers

2nd Battalion

Cemetery/Memorial

Santerno Valley War Cemetery, Italy

Cemetery/Memorial Reference

I.C.2

 

 

Surname

Christian Names

Service Number

Rank

Cause of Death

Theatre of War

Date

Year

Age

Regiment

Battalion

Of Death

Cross  

William Charles

T/69347

Driver

Killed In Action

Western European Theatre (France)

27th May

1940

24

Royal Army Service Corps

 

Cemetery/Memorial

Dunkirk Memorial, Nord, France

Cemetery/Memorial Reference

Column 135

 

 

Surname

Christian Names

Service Number

Rank

Cause of Death

Theatre of War

Date

Year

Age

Regiment

Battalion

Of Death

Cuff  

William Alfred

2738540

Guardsman

Killed In Action

Western European Theatre (France)

11th August

1944

31

Welsh Guards

1st Battalion

Cemetery/Memorial

St. Charles De Percy War Cemetery, Calvados, France

Cemetery/Memorial Reference

VII.D.7

 

 

Surname

Christian Names

Service Number

Rank

Cause of Death

Theatre of War

Date

Year

Age

Regiment

Battalion

Of Death

Cullen  

James P.

4188573

Fusilier

Died

Home (UK)

13th May

1944

35

Royal Welch Fusiliers

31st Battalion

Cemetery/Memorial

Morriston Cemetery, Swansea, Glamorgan

Cemetery/Memorial Reference

Section H. Grave 392

 

 

Surname

Christian Names

Service Number

Rank

Cause of Death

Theatre of War

Date

Year

Age

Regiment

Battalion

Of Death

Curds  

John Albert

5889860

Private

Killed In Action

Western European Theatre

(Italy)

19th March

1944

24

Northamptonshire Regiment

2nd Battalion

Cemetery/Memorial

Beach Head War Cemetery, Anzio, Italy

Cemetery/Memorial Reference

II.F.4

 

 

Surname

Christian Names

Service Number

Rank

Cause of Death

Theatre of War

Date

Year

Age

Regiment

Battalion

Of Death

Curtis  

Henry James

D/17960

Private

Died

Home (UK)

21st September

1940

60

Welch Regiment

17th (H.D.) Battalion

Cemetery/Memorial

Cwmgelly Cemetery, Swansea, Glamorgan

Cemetery/Memorial Reference

Section F. Grave 3420

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