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Memorial details

Memorial type
Serviceman / Servicewoman
District
Wrexham
Town
Bersham
County
Clwyd
Country
Wales
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
17812
Current location

Bersham
Wrexham
Clwyd
Wales

OS Grid Ref: SJ 300 490
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
STONE FIGURE OF SOLDIER CLOTHED IN LONG COAT,HAT AND PUTTEES . FIGURE BOWED OVER ARMS REVERSED. FIGURE STANDS ON PLINTH WHICH BEARS NAMES OF THE FALLEN OF WW1. PLINTH SURMOUNTS POLISHED GRANITE BASE WHICH BEARS NAMES OF THE FALLEN OF WW2. BLACK LETTERING.
Inscription
"EU HENWAU'N PERARDGLI SYDD"/ TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND IN SACRED MEMORY OF/ THE GALLANT BOYS OF THE/ PARISH OF BERSHAM WHO GAVE/ THEIR LIVES IN THE GREAT WAR/ 1914-1919/ (NAMES)/ 1939-1945/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Davies, Arthur
Davies, Thomas
Dunkley, Walter
Edwards, Robert W
Evans, Robert W
Fitzhugh, Godfrey
Hope, Charles
Hughes, Harold
James, Gwilym
Jones, Thomas
See details for all 17 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 17
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 17
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,forename
    Order of information: rank,surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 5
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 5
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: rank,regiment,forename
    Order of information: rank
Components
  • Memorial
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Undefined
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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