Gunther, Archibald

Name of Researcher / Enw’r ymchwylydd: Peter Redfern Metcalfe

Name of Memorial / Enw’r gofeb: St Mary’s Roman Catholic Church, Flint

Name / Enw: Gunther, Archibald

Regiment/Catrawd: 1/5th Battalion (Flintshire) Royal Welsh Fusiliers

Service Rank and Number / Rheng gwasanaeth a rhif: Private No 714

Military Cemetery/Memorial / Fynwent milwrol: Hill 10 Cemetery

Ref No Grave or Memorial / Rhif cyfeirnod bedd: Plot I, Row D, Grave 19

Country of Cemetery or Memorial / Gwlad y fynwent neu gofeb: Turkey

Medals Awarded / Medalau a ddyfarnwyd: British War Medal and Victory Medal

Date of Death: 14th September 1915

Date and Circumstances of Death / Dyddiad ac amgylchiadau marwolaeth:

Shot in the head by a sniper whilst getting water for his friends and himself

Employed at the Hawarden Bridge Ironworks, Shotton

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Archibald Gunther’s grave at Hill10 cemetery Thanks to Bill Rosendale 2016