Dean, John

Name of Researcher / Enw’r ymchwylydd: Geoffrey Alexander Mitchell.

Name of Memorial / Enw’r gofeb: Rhyl War Memorial.

Name / Enw: Dean, John

Regiment/Catrawd: 10th Battalion, Royal Welsh Fusiliers.

Service Rank and Number / Rheng gwasanaeth a rhif: Private No. 54841.

Military Cemetery/Memorial / Fynwent milwrol: Tilloy-Les-Mofflaines, Pas de Calais.

Ref No Grave or Memorial / Rhif cyfeirnod bedd: Plot 1V. Row G. Grave 20.

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

Medals Awarded / Medalau a ddyfarnwyd: British War Medal, Victory Medal.

Date of Death: 8th April 1917

Date and Circumstances of Death / Dyddiad ac amgylchiadau marwolaeth:

Killed in action on Sunday 8 April 1917.

Little is known of John Dean other than he lived at Plas Merllyn, Dyserth Road, Rhyl, Flintshire.

He is remembered on The North Wales Heroes Memorial Arch, Deiniol Road, Bangor, North Wales and on a Remembrance Plaque at The Royal Alexandra Hospital, Marine Drive, Rhyl, Flintshire.