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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Wrexham
Town
Penley
County
Clwyd
Country
Wales
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: April 1921
    Attended by: MAJOR J E COLTON
  • Dedicated
    Date: April 1921
    Attended by: Archdeacon of Wrexham
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Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
17912

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Current location

St Mary Magdalene Church
A539
Penley
Wrexham
Clwyd
LL13 0LQ
Wales

OS Grid Ref: SJ 41319 40048
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
MARBLE CROSS
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND TO THE HONOURED MEMORY OF THE MEN OF PENLEY WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THE GREAT WAR 1914-1919. "LIVE THOU FOR ENGLAND, WE FOR ENGLAND DIED; THEIR GLORY SHALL NOT BE BLOTTED OUT, THEIR NAMES LIVETH FOR EVERMORE / (NAMES) / ALSO IN HONOUR OF THOSE WHO SERVED.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Davies, Harold William
Dymock, Robert Townsend Vaughton
Lloyd, William Henry
Platt, Frederick
Platt, John
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Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 5
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 5
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Memorial
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Undefined
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • Source: Media Library Published:N/A WELLINGTON, SHROPSHIRE

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