Joseph Charles Edward LEACH


Joseph LEACH - Latest 
Named on three Mumbles Memorials

In 2017, fifteen additional names of the Mumbles fallen, were inscribed on two plaques . . .

. . . the plaques were added to the rear of the Rood Screen Great War Memorial at All Saints' Church, on to which ninety eight names were originally inscribed and which together commemorate 113 fallen villagers. More:

The Researchers at Mametz, The Somme, France, 1999


This website forms the culmination of some twenty-five years' research by Tony Cook, Peter Dover-Wade, Andrew Vollans and myself, John Powell (2nd from left).
More: concerning the research project with photos

Brothers who were both casualties of war

Lt. Bernard Sanderson MARSHALL M.C.

100 Years: The Battle of Passchendaele

The Somme Casualties

New pages - latest update 16-10-2017

HIXSON David -Cemetery visit & simple family tree

Thomas DAVIES visit to cemetery by family
100 years to the day - 25 January 2015

The club has unveiled a Memorial Plaque, to the memory to Lemuel Philip Ace, a Professional Golfer and Groundsman at the club before he joined the army over 100 years ago. -More

Swansea Museum Great War Exhibition  

The display included a blade from the propeller of the submarine U-9, which in October 1914 sunk HMS Hawke 
with the loss of 497 men and 26 officers plus her captain.
This tragic total includes Joseph William Hughes, from Mumbles #
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Faces from the Great War

Village Tribute
Their names are given within the article

Nurses Lucy and Margaret Wood

Two nurses photos have been added to
Donated by their decendant Penny Hehir

Two Bishopston Churches  


Mumbles Baptist Church