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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Montgomeryshire
Town
Criggion
County
Powys
Country
Wales
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 3rd April 1921
    Attended by: MRS VICKERS
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
17532
Current location

St Michael and All Angels
Criggion
Montgomeryshire
Powys
SY5 9AZ
Wales

OS Grid Ref: SJ 295 150
Denomination: Church in Wales

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Description
Vertical rectangular plaque on a wooden mount. Acanthus leaf border with red latin cross at top centrally. Lower centre are two crossed spears with Union Jacks and a helmet in between. Lettering is in black and attached to the lower border is a small WW2 plaque.
Inscription
IN LOVING MEMORY/ OF THE HEROES OF THIS/ PARISH WHO FELL IN THE/ GREAT EUROPEAN WAR/ 1914-1918/ (Names)/ Greater love hath no man than this that (sic) he lay down/ His life for His friends./ But thanks be to God which giveth us the/ victory throutgh our Lord Jesus Christ./ THIS TABLET/ WAS ERECTED BY THE/ LANDOWNERS AND PARISHIONERS/ AS A TOKEN OF SINCERE/ RESPECT AND THANKS./ 1939-1945/ (Name)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Phillips, Albert
Phillips, George
Phillips, Thomas
Williams, Frank
See details for all 4 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 4
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 4
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • THE SHREWSBURY CHRONICLE by N/A p7, col 4, 8th April 1921 Source: Media Library Published:N/A SHREWSBURY unveiling report

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