Lampeter

WM 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: Undefined

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

Names on memorial

Anolay,
Davies, David Rees Honlyn
Davies, David John Rees
Davies, John Worthington
Davies, Tom
Davies, Nathaniel
Davies, John
Edmurd-davies, John Charles
Evans, Watkin Llewelyn
Herbert, Lewis Jones
See details for all 37 names

Subject/Period

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

Subject/Period

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

Component

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

Component

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

Component

Memorial
Condition: Good
Measurements:
Materials: Unknown
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

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