NEWTOWN REMEMBERS Commemorating 100 years since the First World War
Y DRENEWYDD YN COFIO Coffáu 100 mlynedd ar ôl y Rhyfel Byd Cyntaf

William Ernest Rees

Birth: 1887
Death: 22/4/1915
Regiment: 8820 SWB in India then Expeditionary Force in Europe
Battles: Western Front
Killed: 22/4/1915 on Western Front


He is a son of Charles (draper's clerk) & Caroline (Jones) & lived in Ann Street. He had 3 brothers , including Thomas Charles (previous record). He served with the SWB in India then in 1914 joined the Expeditionary Force in Europe. He is commemorated in St David's & Llanllwchaiarn Churches.

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