Thelwell, Joseph

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

Name of Memorial / Enw’r gofeb: Mold

Name / Enw: Thelwell, Joseph

Regiment/Catrawd: 9th bn tank Corps (formerly Royal Army Service Corps)

Service Rank and Number / Rheng gwasanaeth a rhif: Pte 78584 (formerly 224796)

Military Cemetery/Memorial / Fynwent milwrol: Pozieres Memorial

Ref No Grave or Memorial / Rhif cyfeirnod bedd: Panel 94

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

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

Date of Death: 25th March 1918

Date and Circumstances of Death / Dyddiad ac amgylchiadau marwolaeth:

Reported missing 25th March 1918. Killed in Action on that day.

His Flintshire Roll of Honour Card bears the address 60 New street, Mold and the name L Thelwell. It says he seved 2years in the army. Joseph was a member of a Northop family and is listed on the War Memorial in Northop as well as on the Mold one.  For further details about his life follow the link to his Northop page