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Memorial details

Memorial type
Serviceman / Servicewoman
District
Monmouth
Town
Monmouth
County
Gwent
Country
Wales
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
UNKNOWN (don't use)
Ceremony
  • Dedicated
    Date: 1921
    Attended by: REV CANON HARDING
  • Unveiled
    Date: 6th October 1921
    Attended by: MAJOR A READE DSO MC
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
3589
Current location

SQUARE
TOWN CENTRE
Monmouth
Monmouth
Gwent
Wales

OS Grid Ref: SO 500 120
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Helmeted rifle-less soldier on rough-hewn plinth with dedications on inset brass tablets mounted on two steps in area bounded by wrought iron fencing.
Inscription
1914 1918 / (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Adamson, F E
Armstrong, M A
Arnott, E E
Ayres, S T
Ballingham, F
Barrett, W
Bastock, J
Baynham, F
Bean, R J
Bennett, W
See details for all 82 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 82
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 82
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: regiment,forename
    Order of information: forename
Components
  • Plinth
    Measurements: height 5400MM
    Materials: Stone
  • Plaques / Panels with names
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
  • Figure
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • War Memorials Trust Bulletin no.61 p.12 (May 2014) Published:War Memorials Trust London
  • Cardiff Times and South Wales Weekly News 6 October 1921 Report of unveiling.
  • Carter Postcard Collection

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