Philips Basil Edwin

Name of Researcher / Enw’r ymchwylydd: Eifion & Viv Williams

Name of Memorial / Enw’r gofeb: Mold

Name / Enw: Philips Basil Edwin

Regiment/Catrawd: 5th Bn., Royal Welsh Fusiliers

Service Rank and Number / Rheng gwasanaeth a rhif: Lieutenant Colonel

Military Cemetery/Memorial / Fynwent milwrol: Green Hill Cemetery

Ref No Grave or Memorial / Rhif cyfeirnod bedd: 11 B 9

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

Medals Awarded / Medalau a ddyfarnwyd: Victory, British War and 1915 Star medals

Date and Circumstances of Death / Dyddiad ac amgylchiadau marwolaeth:

Died aged 51 on 10th August 1915 at Gallipoli


See biography below taken from Ruvigny’s Roll of Honour 1914 -24


Mold B E Phillips

Colonel Basil E Philips


County Herald 29th January 1915


County Herald 2 March 1915


County Herald 20th August 1915


County Herald 27th August 1915


County Herald 27th August 1915

Mold Lt. Col. & Mrs Basil Philips at Rhual

Lt. Col. & Mrs Basil Philips at Rhual

Mold B E Phillips 002

Lt. Col. Basil Philips at Rhual

Mold B E Phillips 001

Mold Lt. Col.Basil Philips

All photographs on this page courtesy of Mold Civic Society  (via David Rowe).

Also named on Gweraffield Memorial