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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Aberconwy
Town
Penmaenmawr
County
Gwynedd
Country
Wales
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: Whit Sunday 1924
    Attended by: RT HON DAVID LLOYD GEORGE MP
  • Dedicated
    Date: Whit Sunday 1924
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
Lost
Lost
WM Reference
24546
Previous locations
  • Merton Park
    Penmaenmawr
    Aberconwy
    Gwynedd
    Wales

    OS Grid Ref: SH 722 764
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
BRONZE PLAQUE SURMOUNTING AN OAK BACKBOARD
Inscription
THE FALLEN/ IN LOVING AND GRATEFUL MEMORY OF THE/ FOLLOWING OLD BOYS OF THE SCHOOL, WHO LAID DOWN THEIR LIVES FOR/ THEIR COUNTRY IN THE CAUSE OF FREEDOM IN/ THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 18./ (NAMES)/ BE THOU FAITHFUL UNTO DEATH AND I WILL GIVE THEE A CROWN OF LIFE
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Brooks, Archibald B
Brooks, Rowland C
Brydon, Alex W
Darbishire, Arthur C
Lister, Wim H
Mason, G W
Mclaine, Donald
Minshall, T C W
Redfern, Robert L
Rhodes, W E
See details for all 13 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 13
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 13
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname,forename
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
  • Backboard
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood - Oak
Condition
History
2000: MERTON HOUSE IS NOW DIVIDED INTO FLATS AND THERE IS NO SIGN OF THE MEMORIAL.
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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