Royal Welsh Fusiliers

Men with Lewisham connections who died while serving with the Royal Welsh Fusiliers during the First World War and who are remembered on Lewisham War Memorials:

For more information on the RWF during the Great War read "The War the Infantry Knew" by James C Dunn, “Old Soldiers Never Die” by Frank Richards,“Goodbye to all that” by Robert Graves or “Memoirs of an Infantry Officer” by Seigfreid Sassoon.

During the First World War the correct official spelling was "Welsh". "Welch" was restored by Army Order 56 of 1920.

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