Mannion, William

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

Name of Memorial / Enw’r gofeb: Mold

Name / Enw: Mannion, William

Regiment/Catrawd: 16th Bn Cheshire Reg

Service Rank and Number / Rheng gwasanaeth a rhif: Private 292994

Military Cemetery/Memorial / Fynwent milwrol: Tyne Cot Memorial

Ref No Grave or Memorial / Rhif cyfeirnod bedd: Panel 61 -63

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

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

Date of Death: 22nd October 1917

Date and Circumstances of Death / Dyddiad ac amgylchiadau marwolaeth:

Killed in Action  on 22 October 1917

We think this is the right family

The 1901 census lists a family named Mannion, living in Henffordd, Mold. James Mannion was head. He was 50 and had been born in Ireland. He was a bricklayer’s labourer. His wife, Elizabeth was 46 and had been born in Crewe. Their children were Peter 6 yrs, William 5 yrs and Sarah/Norah? who was 8 months old.