Loftus, John

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

Name of Memorial / Enw’r gofeb: Flint Town

Name / Enw: Loftus, John

Regiment/Catrawd: 24th (Denbighshire Yeomanry) Battalion Royal Welsh Fusiliers

Service Rank and Number / Rheng gwasanaeth a rhif: Private No 241950

Military Cemetery/Memorial / Fynwent milwrol: Beersheba War Cemetery

Ref No Grave or Memorial / Rhif cyfeirnod bedd: Plot K, Grave 17

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

Medals Awarded / Medalau a ddyfarnwyd: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal and Victory Medal

Date of Death: 31st October 1917

Date and Circumstances of Death / Dyddiad ac amgylchiadau marwolaeth:

Killed in action in Egypt

Employed as a bricklayer’s labourer