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Monument John Cadwalader Owen Pentrefelin

Owen, John Cadwalader
Private24913 killed 27/04/1918 age 21
The Queen's (Royal West Surrey Regiment)
YPRES TOWN CEMETERY EXTENSION

Born 1897. Son of Elizabeth Owen, of Braich y Saint, Criccieth, Carnarvonshire, and the late David Owen. In the 1911 census he is a scholar, living with his brothers and sisters at Pen y Bryn farm Criccieth.

His name is on the boards at Criccieth and also on the Pentrefelin memorial as this family moved back and forth between the two farms .
This memorial is at Capel Tabor cemetery in Pentrefelin and was made by well known craftsman Owen Jones of Criccieth who also carved the memorial cross in the village.

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