Lampeter

Our reference
6813
Memorial type
Lost
No
Town
County
District
Subject/Period
Creator
Ceremony
  • Unveiled : 14 October 1921

Current location

Bryn Square,North Road, Bryn Road And Bryn Square,Lampeter,Ceredigion,Dyfed,Wales
OS Grid Ref.: SN 578 485
Denomination: Unknown

Description

SOLDIER STANDING WITH SLUNG RIFLE AND ONE FOOT RESTING ON A ROCK. ON SQUARE PLINTH AND ROUGH HEWN BASE. MEMORIAL STANDS ON RAISED TERRACE.

Inscription

TO THE/ IMMORTAL MEMORY OF/ THE MEN OF LAMPETER/ AND OF NURSE RICHARDS/ WHO DIED IN THE GREAT WAR/ 1914-1919/ NOBLY THEY DID THEIR DUTY/ AND SACRIFICED THEIR LIVES/ DEFENDING THEIR HOMES AND COUNTRY/ MEWN ANGOR NI CHANT FOD/ (NAMES)/ THIS INSCRIPTION IS/ IN REMEMBRANCE OF ALL/ WHO GAVE/ THEIR LIVES/ 1939-1945/(NAMES)

Inscription legible?

Yes

Subject / Period

Second World War (1939-1945)
Total names on memorial: 0
Served and returned: Unknown
Died: 22
Exact count: no
Information shown: surname,forename
Order of information: Unknown

Subject / Period

First World War (1914-1918)
Total names on memorial: 0
Served and returned: Unknown
Died: 42
Exact count: no
Information shown: surname,rank,regiment,forename
Order of information: Unknown

Component

Figure
Condition: Good
Measurements: Unknown
Materials: Bronze
Listed?: No

Component

Memorial
Condition: Good
Measurements: height 15FT
Materials: Unknown
Listed?: No

Component

Plinth
Condition: Good
Measurements: Unknown
Materials: Granite
Listed?: No

Ceremony

Unveiled
Date: 14 October 1921
Attended by: UNKNOWN

Costs

Site: £3,000
Memorial: Unknown or N/A
Comments: None

Trust fund / scholarship

No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

Sponsorship

Unknown or N/A
Details: Unknown or N/A

Responsibility of

Unknown or N/A

This record comprises all information held by IWM’s War Memorials Archive for this memorial. Where we hold a names list for the memorial, this will be included in the record during 2015.

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