Messham, Edgar

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

Name of Memorial / Enw’r gofeb: Northop Memorial

Name / Enw: Messham, Edgar

Regiment/Catrawd: 14th Btn Royal Welsh Fusiliers

Service Rank and Number / Rheng gwasanaeth a rhif: Private 20126

Military Cemetery/Memorial / Fynwent milwrol: Essex Farm Cemetery

Ref No Grave or Memorial / Rhif cyfeirnod bedd: III.E.20.

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

Date and Circumstances of Death / Dyddiad ac amgylchiadau marwolaeth:

Killed in action at Ypres August 31st 1916.

He lived at Rhos y Chellis Farm before going to war.

Edgar Messham is also named on the Broughton, Penymynydd and Hawarden memorials

Many thanks to Dave Norton for making this photographic record for this website