Pte. Llewelyn Alexander WRIGHT 1 st. (Volunteer) Battalion Royal Welsh Fusiliers Name: Sex :Father: Mother: (1877-1902) Notes From the Boer War. Llewelyn Alexander WRIGHT Male Felix Omri WRIGHT (1853- )Martha BRELLISFORD (b.1855 bur.1913) IIndividual Events and Attributes Birth Death 18775 Jan 1902 (age 24- Elandsfontein South Africa 25) IIndividual Note At 14yrs of age he was a brickyard labourer. Prior to joining the Army he was a carpenter at Messrs. J. C. Edwards at Pen-y-bont. Memorial inscription on a brass mural tablet inSt. John's Parish Church, Rhosymedre on the east side of the north transept close to the pulpit: "To the glory of God and in memory of Pte. Llewelyn A. Wright 'C' Co. (Ruabon) 1st. V.B. Royal Welsh Fusiliers a faithful member of this church who went to the front at his country's call and died of enteric at Elandsfontein S. Africa Jan. 5th 1902. Aged 24 years. This tablet is erected by his comrades in arms in token of their esteem and regard. 'Be thou faithful unto death and I will give thee a Crown of Life.' -Rev. llx." Private Llew Alexander Wright 2nd V. C. Royal Welsh Fusiliers Britstown South Africa Died Jan 5th 19/02 of Enteric Fever at Elanesfontein Hospital South Africa .Age 25 years] Notes from the Boar War. Departure of the 2nd VCR W F for upCountry. Left Britstown five minutes past four in the afternoon of Oct 20th 19/01 for De-Aar. Arrived at Spruit-Fontein at ten minutes to ten having done the distance of seventeen miles. Stayed therefor the night. Off again at seven in the morning we were within two and a half miles of De-Aar when we halted for two hours to allow our baggage wagon's to come up with us. We started the last lap at two o'clock arrived at rest Camp De-Aar by three o'clock. Here we thought we should forrest the night as we are all weary and
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