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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Montgomeryshire
Town
Llanfyllin
County
Powys
Country
Wales
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: September 1920
    Attended by: MAJOR LOMAX
  • Dedicated
    Date: September 1920
    Attended by: REV O T DAVIES
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Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
17405
Current location

MARKET SQUARE
Llanfyllin
Montgomeryshire
Powys
Wales

OS Grid Ref: SJ 143 195
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
PLAIN CELTIC WHEEL CROSS WITH TAPERING STEM AND PLINTH, ON TWO STEPPED BASE
Inscription
CODWYD Y MAEN/ HWN ER COF AM/ Y BECHGYN A SYRTHIODD/ YN Y/ RHYFWL MAWR/ 1914 - 1919/ "EU CYRFF A CLADDWYD MEWN HEDDWCH, AC/ Y MAE EU HENW YN BYW BYTH" 1939 - 1945 (NAMES ON SIDE PANELS) (REAR) THIS CROSS/ WAS ERECTED BY THE INHABITANTS/ OF THE BOROUGH OF LLANFYLLIN/ IN GRATEFUL AND AFFECTIONATE MEMORY/ OF THOSE BRAVE MEN FROM THIS BOROUGH/ WHO DIED FOR THEIR COUNTRY IN THE/ GREAT WAR 1914 - 1919
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Bennion, G
Brown, W
Chase, S J
Coxall, J
Davies, E
Davies, E T
Edwards, E
Edwards, J D
Edwards, T
Edwards, W H
See details for all 34 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 33
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 33
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: rank,regiment,forename,additional
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 12
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 12
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,rank,regiment,decorations
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Public
Responsibility
British Legion

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