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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Newport
Town
Rogerstone
County
Gwent
Country
Wales
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 15th November 1961
    Attended by: Dr George Hull, JP Rogerstone
  • Dedicated
    Date: 15th October 1961
    Attended by: Rev Cannon Ivor Phillips. BSC, MC, HCF Newport
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
3606
Current location

Memorial inside Library.
Library
Tregmillym Road
Rogerstone
Newport
Gwent
NP10 9EL
Wales

OS Grid Ref: ST 26901 88016
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • ROYAL BRITISH LEGION
    Rogerstone
    Newport
    Gwent
    Wales

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
Nowy-headed wooden frame with inlaid bronze plaque.
Inscription
IN/HONOURED MEMORY/OF/THOSE WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES/IN THE TWO WORLD WARS 1914-1918/(NAMES)/1939-1945/(NAMES)/WE WILL REMEMBER THEM
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 52
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 52
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forename (sometimes initials used instead of full forename)
    Order of information: surname, forename
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 19
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 19
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: forename, surname
Components
  • Frame
    Measurements: height 1220mm, width 710mm
    Materials: Wood
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
Condition
Costs

Site: Site was given free of charge.
Memorial: £ 140

Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Other
Details: Rogerstone RBL Branch & money left from Comforts fund.
Responsibility
Rogerstone Community Council

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