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Memorial details

Memorial type
Wall
District
Delyn
Town
Leeswood
County
Clwyd
Country
Wales
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945), Korean War (1950-1953)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
36544
Current location

Queen Street
Leeswood
Delyn
Clwyd
CH7 4RB
Wales

OS Grid Ref: SJ 27276 59638
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
BRICK WALL WITH PLAQUE. PLAQUE SET INTO WALL BEARS INSCRIPTION AND NAMES IN WHITE LETTERING. WALL IS LOWER AT EITHER SIDE OF THE CENTRAL PLAQUE AND HAS PLANTS IN TROUGHS. There is a wooden cross to the right of the plaque
Inscription
ERECTED BY THE LEESWOOD AND DISTRICT BRANCH BRITISH LEGION/ IN HONOUR OF THE FALLEN OF THE PARISH/ 1914-1918/ (NAMES)/ 1939-1945/ (NAMES)/ 1953/ (NAME)/ "AT THE GOING DOWN OF THE SUN AND IN THE MORNING WE WILL REMEMBER THEM"
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Entwistle, John
Fallows, Bennett W
Foster, John
Griffiths, Thomas J
Hughes, John James
Hughes, Thomas John
Humphreys, Robert
Jones, Edwin
Jones, Lemuel
Langley, John
See details for all 20 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 20
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 20
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 7
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 7
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname
  • Korean War (1950-1953)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forename
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Wall
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brick
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Unknown
  • Cross
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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