Rathbone, Richard

Name of Researcher / Enw’r ymchwylydd: Mavis Williams

Name of Memorial / Enw’r gofeb: Saltney

Name / Enw: Rathbone, Richard

Regiment/Catrawd: 1st Bn Royal Welsh Fusiliers

Service Rank and Number / Rheng gwasanaeth a rhif: Private 4521

Military Cemetery/Memorial / Fynwent milwrol: Ploergsteert Memorial

Ref No Grave or Memorial / Rhif cyfeirnod bedd: Panel 5

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

Medals Awarded / Medalau a ddyfarnwyd: British War & Victory Medal and 14 Star

Date of Death: 26th January 2015

Date and Circumstances of Death / Dyddiad ac amgylchiadau marwolaeth:

Died whilst Prisoner of War 26th January 1915

Richard is also remembered on the Saltney Ferry War Memorial, please click on the link to read his story.