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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Arfon
Town
Caernarfon (Caernarvon)
County
Gwynedd
Country
Wales
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 19 September 1921
    Attended by: Major General STANLEY F MOTT CB
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
24466
Current location

In the Drill Hall
Caernarfon Barracks
Llanberis Road
Caernarfon (Caernarvon)
Arfon
Gwynedd
Wales

OS Grid Ref: SH 48460 62714
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • Christ Church
    Bangor St

    Caernarfon
    Arfon
    Gwynedd
    LL55 1AR
    Wales

    OS Grid Ref: SH 48087 63132
    Denomination: Church in Wales
Description
LARGE NOWY-HEADED METAL PLAQUE MOUNTED ONTO A WOODEN BACKBOARD. SIX CERAMIC BADGES IN EACH CORNER AND TOP AND LOWER CENTRE OF THE PLAQUE. THE REGIMENTAL CREST AT THE TOP CENTRE IS SURROUNDED BY RED FLOWERS AND ABOVE IT IS A CROWN
Inscription
1914 1918/ TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND IN MEMORY OF THE OFFICERS, WARRANT AND NON-COMMISSIONED/ OFFICERS AND MEN OF THE 1/6TH BATTALION ROYAL WELCH FUSILIERS WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES/ FOR KING AND COUNTRY IN THE GREAT WAR/ (NAMES)/ THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Anson, W F V
Anthony, J R
Astall, T J
Bagnall, P W J
Banks, W
Barber, N
Barton, A
Bean, B H
Beaver, A
Boland, W
See details for all 269 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 269
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 269
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,decorations
    Order of information: rank,surname,
Components
  • Backboard
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Metal
  • Tablets
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Ceramic
Condition
History
In the 1980s the ceramic discs (6) were carefully & fully restored to bring them back to their former glory, and the plaque itself was carefully cleaned (see saved PDF file).
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
Reserve Forces' & Cadets' Association for Wales

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