Private Edwin Llewellyn Humphreys


Unit/Regiment South Wales Borderers
Battalion10th Service Number20833
Theatre of War first served in(1) France Date of entry therein03/12/1915
Age at Death 19 Date of Death06/02/1916
Burial/Memorial Reference St. Vaast Post Military Cemetery Plot II Row O Grave 8
CWGC Family Details
Family & Census Details  
SDGW – Where BornCwmcarn, Mon
EnlistedAbercarn, Mon ResidedNewbridge, Mon
How DiedKilled in action Theatre of WarWestern European Theatre
Medal Entitlement 1914-15 Star

British War Medal

Victory Medal
Notes Commemorated on the Celynen Collieries Roll of Honour
Commemorated on the Abercarn War Memorial - Courtesy of Tim Wolverson
Commemorated on the Abercarn Tinplaters' War Memorial (now housed in St. Luke's Surgery)
Images "Shot while on sentry duty" - Courtesy of Shaun McGuire
St. Vaast Post Military Cemetery - Courtesy of Margaret Dufay
Newbridge War Memorial - Civic commemoration
Abercarn War Memorial - Civic commemoration
Abercarn Tinplaters' Memorial - Workplace commemoration
Celynen Collieries - Workplace commemoration
Medal Card - WWI Medal Rolls Index Cards, 1914-1920
Additional Information According to the South Wales Argus, Llewellyn Humphreys was shot whilst on sentry duty
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