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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Llanelli
Town
Llanelli
County
Dyfed
Country
Wales
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Regimental Memorials
Maker
M L EDWARDS (Mason)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
36639
Current location

St Elli's Church
Llanelli
Llanelli
Dyfed
SA15 3UF
Wales

OS Grid Ref: SN 50699 00542
Denomination: Church in Wales

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Description
THREE STEPPED BASE SURMOUNTED BY TAPERING PLINTH, SHAFT AND CELTIC CROSS. INSCRIPTION ON THE FRONT FACE OF THE PLINTH. PRINCE OF WALES FEATHERS CARVED IN RELIEF BETWEEN DATES; CELTIC KNOTWORK DESIGN ON THE SHAFT OF THE CROSS
Inscription
1914 1919 / ERECTED BY THE LOCAL OFFICERS / N.C.O.S AND MEN OF THE 4TH BATTALION / THE WELSH REGIMENT IN MEMORY OF / THEIR COMRADES WHO MADE THE / SUPREME SACRIFICE IN THE WAR
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Arthur, P
Blake, G C
Bowse, R
Callaghan, W C
Charles, O C
Daniel, D
Daniel, T
Davies, E J
Davies, F
Davies, R C
See details for all 75 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 75
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 75
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, initials of forenames, rank,regiment
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Regimental Memorials
    Total names on memorial: 75
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 75
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, initials of forenames, rank,regiment
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Granite - Welsh
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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