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Memorial details

Memorial type
Pillar / Column
District
Llanelli
Town
Llanedi
County
Dyfed
Country
Wales
Commemoration
Malayan Emergency (1948-1960), Second World War (1939-1945), First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
36636
Current location

St Edith's Church
B4297
Llanedi
Llanelli
Dyfed
SA17 4UD
Wales

OS Grid Ref: SN 58472 07880
Denomination: Church in Wales

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Description
Column MOUNTED ON TAPERING PLINTH. CARVED CROSSED GUNS BETWEEN WW1 DATES
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN LOVING MEMORY OF THE MEN FROM THIS PARISH WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THE GREAT WAR / CARIAD MUY NA HWN NID OES GAN NEB SEFBOD I UN ROI EINIOES DROS EI GYFEILLION / (GREATER LOVE HATH NO MAN THAN THIS THAT A MAN LAY DOWN HIS LIFE FOR HIS FRIEND)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Anthony, I
Davies, Tom
Evans, D J
Evans, Tr
Goldsby, B
Harrop-griffiths, J
Hewitt, Wm
Hughes, Tm
Hughes, Wm
Jones, Dd
See details for all 30 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 32
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 32
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, initials of forenames, rank
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 16
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 16
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: rank, forename, surname
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Malayan Emergency (1948-1960)
    Total names on memorial: 2
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 2
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: rank, surname, forenames
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Column
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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