History in the Churchyard

Did you know that there was a Commonwealth War Grave in the Churchyard?

I am very grateful to Mr Byron Evans (Elgar Crescent) for the following information about a young man buried in our churchyard:


Name: Private AW Harrison

Regiment: 5th Battn Grenadier Guards

Service No: 24411

Date of Death: 30th April 1916

Age: 19

Additional Information: Son of WH and Annie Harrison of Church Lodge, St Mellons


photo of the gravestone to follow – if anyone has any further information about this young man or his family I would be grateful to know.