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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Glyndwr
Town
Llansilin
County
Clwyd
Country
Wales
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
17463
Current location

ST SILIN CHURCH
B4580
Llansilin
Glyndwr
Clwyd
Wales

OS Grid Ref: SJ 209 281
Denomination: Church in Wales

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Description
PLAIN WORKED CELTIC STYLE WHEEL CROSS ON TAPERING PLINTH AND TWO STEPPED BASE
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND IN GRATEFUL MEMORY/ OF THE MEN FROM THIS PARISH/ WHO LAID DOWN THEIR LIVES IN/ THE GREAT WAR/ 1914 - 19/ (REVERSE)/ THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE (NAMES)/ ETERNAL REST GRANT THEM O LORD/ 1939 - 1945/ (NAME)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Bather, Wynn
Davies, Evan
Davies, John
Davies, John Daniel
Davies, Robt Thos
Davies, William
Edwards, Enoch
Ellis, John
Evans, John Ed
Hughes, Griffith Ed
See details for all 31 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 31
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 31
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,rank,regiment,forename,place of birth
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: rank,regiment,forename,place of birth
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: height 18FT
    Materials: Stone
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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