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War Memorial, Porthcawl

The War Memorial stands outside All Saints' Church in the Parish of Newton Nottage, Porthcawl.

Contributed by Brian Comley, 2001

There are 119 names in all: 77 from WW1 and 42 from WW2.

The memorial reads:

"Erected by public subscription to the glorious memory of those men from this parish who gave their lives for their country in the Great War 1914 - 1918 and 1939 - 1945".

1914 - 1918  

  • Lt. J.M. ALDANA
  • Cpl. P.H. BROOK
  • Cpl. R.W. BURNELL
  • Pte. C.N. CHAMBERS
  • Pte. W.T. CHURCHILL
  • P.O. H.M. CLEMENTS
  • Sub/Lt. R.V. CLEVES
  • A.B. J.T. CLOKE
  • Pte. A. COOK
  • Capt. R.P. DANIEL
  • Pte. D.H. DAVIES
  • Pte. E. DAVIES
  • Gnr. W.J. DAVIES
  • Gnr. W.J. DEEBLE
  • Cpl. E. DUNSTER
  • Lt. J.T. EDWARDS
  • L/Cpl. W.J. EDWARDS
  • Gnr. A. EVANS
  • Pte. A.E. FARROW
  • Cpl. R.W. GAINEEL
  • Lt.Col. F.H. GASKELL
  • Tpr. F.E. GIDDY
  • Pte. P.T. GOULD
  • P.O. A. GRANT
  • P.O. W. HODGSON
  • L/Cpl. J. HUGHES
  • Lt. S.R. JENKINS
  • Pte. B. JOHN
  • Cpl. R.T. JOHN
  • Lt. T.B. JONES
  • Pte. R.A. KINGDON
  • Maj. J.L. LAMBERT
  • Sgt. C.M. LEWIS
  • Spr. Ll.J. LEWIS
  • Eng. W.R. LEWIS
  • Sgt. E.J. LEYSHON
  • Cpl. J. MACLAUGHLIN
  • Pte. L. MACLAUGHLIN
  • Cpl. H.J. MAXWELL
  • Lt. W.S. MERTZ
  • Pte. C.T. MORGAN
  • Capt. C.A.S. MORRIS
  • S/Lt. R.M. NICHOLLS
  • Stkr. D.R. OCKWELL
  • Pte. T.G. OWEN
  • L/Cpl. J.I. PASSMORE
  • Stkr. J. PEARCE
  • Pte. T.F. PERCY
  • Pte. G.S. PERRY
  • Sgnlr. R.G. POPKIN
  • C.P.O. R. POWER
  • Pte. E.C. RICHARDS
  • Sgt. J.W. RIDALL
  • C.S.M. A.T. ROBERTS
  • Sgt. E.T. ROGERS
  • Pte. E.J. ROWE
  • Cpl. J.O. ROWE
  • Pte. V.D. ROWE
  • S/Lt. F.T. ROWLAND-ROWLANDS
  • Capt. G.D. SCALE
  • Pte. E.J. SMALL
  • L/Cpl. F.P. STRADLING
  • Sgt. C. THOMAS
  • Pte. D.R. THOMAS
  • Pte. R. THOMAS
  • Pte. T.A. THOMAS
  • Spr. T.H. THOMAS
  • Sgt. P. TROTT
  • Spr. T.H. TURNER
  • Pte. H. UPHAM
  • Pte. E.B. WILKINS
  • Gnr. C.J. WILLIAMS
  • Pte. C. WILLIAMS
  • Pte. E.J. WILLIAMS
  • R.S.M. I.R. WILLIAMS
  • Sgt. R. WILLIAMS
  • S/Lt. W.J. WILLIAMS

1939 - 1945

  • L/Cpl. C. BAKER
  • L.A.C. A.H. BOWEN
  • F/O. P. CARLISLE
  • Lt. E. DAVID
  • Pte. A.J. DAVIES
  • C.F.N. G.T. DUDDRIDGE
  • M/N J. EVANS
  • Cpl. D.R. EVANS
  • 2/Lt. W.G. GEEN
  • Pte. C.D.W. GOSS
  • P/O J. GRIFFITHS
  • Pte. D. HARRIS
  • Gnr. J.R. HILLIARD
  • Sgt/Plt. G.M. HOGAN
  • Pte. A.C. HOPKINS
  • L.A.C. W.Q. HOPKINS
  • S/Ldr. K. ILLINGWORTH
  • Sgt/Plt. R.V. JAMES
  • M/N R. JEFFERY
  • Fl/Sgt. T.M. JONES
  • L/Sgt. W.V. JONES
  • Sgt. D.M. LEWIS
  • Sgt. I.W.L. LLEWELLYN
  • M/N A.E.M. LONG
  • Pte. L. MABLEY
  • Fl/Sgt. H.L. MORGAN
  • Sgt. J. PERKINS
  • Pte. J.C.R. PREECE
  • P/O P. PRICE
  • Sgt/Ag. W.J. REES
  • Cpl. O. ROBERTS
  • F/O R.A. SMITH
  • Tpr. W.M. STARK
  • F/O B. THOMAS
  • S/Sgt. J.A. THOMAS
  • M/N M.D. THOMAS
  • Gnr. R. THOMAS
  • L.A.C. J.R. WATTS
  • Cpl. E.C. WILLIAMS
  • Fl/Sgt. K.H. WILLIAMS
  • Fl/Lt. L.C. WILLIAMS
  • Sgt. D. WILLSDON

I also observed that at the end of the list of names for WW1 there are two names added for WW2, viz.
Pte. A.J. DAVIES and C.F.N. G.T. DUDDRIDGE;

Also two names out of alphabetical order at the end of the list of names for WW2, viz.
Tpr. W.M. STARK and M/N R. JEFFERY.

I assume that these names must have been notified after the original list of names had been prepared. For ease of reference I have included these in their correct alphabetical order.

Brian B Comley 10 Oct 2001

 

Porthcawl War Memorial [Last Updated : 30 Sept 2002 - Gareth Hicks]