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CWGC Appeal for relatives.........August 2017
« on: Monday 07 August 17 21:12 BST (UK) »
Commonwealth Graves Commission would like to make contact with any relatives of Rowland Griffith Daniel - born 1895 Newport, Pembrokeshire, Wales. Son of Thomas Daniel and Lizzie.
Welsh Regiment - 7th Battalion - Regimental Number 290291

Newport St Mary Churchyard - Grave 13.21 - CEM 08907

Roll of Honour

Sgt Rowland G Daniel 1895 - March 27 March 1917 Walsingham Norfolk - 4 b 398

1901 shows the family - Newport Pembrokeshire Wales

Obituary - Daniel, Sergeant Rowland Griffiths (Newport)
6/4/1917, p. 5, c. D

Thomas Daniel   37 Farmer.
Lizzie Daniel   31
Thomas J Daniel   7 Rowland G Daniel 6
Mary E Daniel   3 Doris G Daniel   10 Months
John Evans 22 Servant.
Mary John   18 Servant.
Maria Lewis 17 Servant.

Class: RG13 Piece 5134 Folio 45 Page 6

Cardigan Secondary School War Memorial

Rowland Griffith Daniel, Sergeant, 290291, Welsh Regiment. Rowland was born in 1895, the son of Thomas and Elizabeth Daniel, of The Mount, Newport. He enlisted at Cardiff into the 7th Battalion, Welsh Regiment, which was formed as a Cyclist battalion at Newport Road, Cardiff on 4 August 1914. The Battalion remained in the U.K. for the remainder of the war, stationed at Berwick and Montrose, and was based at Seaton Carew in early 1917. Rowland took ill and Died on 27 March 1917, aged 22. He is buried at St. Mary's Churchyard, Newport.

Contact details for CWGC -

If you are related to the above casualty and can provide CWGC with documentation, please contact the UKNA Technical Team.


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