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liverpool annie

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3 Boys .....
« on: September 07, 2009, 03:50:50 PM »


This poor mother left all alone .... husband gone and all three boys !  :'(

In Memory of

Second Lieutenant RICHARD JENKINS

7th Bn., Manchester Regiment
attd. 8th Bn. , Gloucestershire Regiment

who died age 24
on 11 November 1916

Son of Elizabeth Florence Jenkins, of Wellfield, Llantwit Vardre, Pontypridd, Glam, and the late Rev. John Jenkins. Enlisted from Bank of England, Manchester, Aug., 1914; proceeded to Egypt in Sept., 1914; also served at Gallipoli with 6th Bn. Manchester Regt.

Remembered with honour THIEPVAL MEMORIAL

In Memory of

Sergeant DAVID JONES CAPENHURST JENKINS

12863, 5th Bn., Canadian Infantry (Saskatchewan Regiment)

who died age 22
on 09 April 1916

Son of Florence Jenkins, of Wellfield, Llantwit Vardre, Pontypridd, Wales, and the late Rev. John Jenkins.

Remembered with honour RAILWAY DUGOUTS BURIAL GROUND

http://www.collectionscanada.gc.ca/databases/cef/001042-119.01-e.php?&id_nbr=479543&interval=20&&PHPSESSID=pd461vcckdi2t0cfi1uvh49r73


In Memory of

Lance Corporal MORGAN JONES JENKINS

475898, Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry (Eastern Ontario Regiment)

who died age 32
on 28 August 1918

Son of Elizabeth Florence Jenkins, of Wellfield, Llantwit-Vardre, Pontypridd, Wales, and the late Rev. John Jenkins.

Remembered with honour VIMY MEMORIAL

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liverpool annie

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Re: 3 Boys .....
« Reply #1 on: September 08, 2009, 01:41:32 AM »


I've been looking to see if I can find the Mum .... but no luck I'm afraid !  ???

Like Wendi I always wonder what happened to the family afterwards !!  :-\