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Memorial details

Memorial type
Allegory (eg: Victory)
District
Cardiff
Town
Radyr
County
South Glamorgan
Country
Wales
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945), First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
Alfred Turner ARA
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
2011
Current location

Junction of Heol Isaf and Kings Road
44
Heol Isaf
Radyr
Cardiff
South Glamorgan
CF15 8DY
Wales

OS Grid Ref: ST 13282 80263
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Bronze female figure holding torch aloft in right hand and wreath in lowered left hand, surmounting square stone pedestal. On lower stone platform kneels a bronze winged child before a plain cross
Inscription
West Face: TO THE/ LASTING HONOUR/ OF RADYR'S/ GALLANT DEAD/ ALSO OF THE ONE HUNDRED/ AND FORTY SEVEN OTHERS/ FROM THE PARISH/ WHO ALSO/ SERVED/ 1914-1918/ (NAMES) East Face: THEY DIED FOR/ FREEDOM/ 1939-1945/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Bird, Raymond
Davies, Alec
Dew, Richard I
Fisher, Harry B
Fordham, Robert
Gainey, Henry O
Goodacre, Harry
Hall, George Perry
Heddon, William H
Jenkins, Walter L
See details for all 20 names
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 13
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 13
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname,forename
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 20
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 20
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname,forename
Components
  • Sculpture
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
  • Plinth
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone - Portland
Condition
History
RECENTLY CLEANED 1995
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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