Richard Morgan reports from the Jamia Hanfia Rizvia Mosque in Newport.
The Imam of the mosque who knew the family says when he told the community there of the tragedy they "didn't want to believe it."
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Wales has fallen silent to mark the 50th anniversary of the Aberfan disaster, which cost the lives of 116 schoolchildren.
Philip Thomas was a 10-year-old pupil at Pantglas Junior School in Aberfan when a coal tip collapsed and slid downhill.