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Memorial details

Memorial type
Serviceman / Servicewoman
District
Islwyn
Town
Cwmcarn
County
Gwent
Country
Wales
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Maker
Gaffin and Co
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 1922
    Attended by: unknown
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
3666
Current location

Ivor St. John Street and Caradoc Street in an octagonal railed nclosure within a public open space
Garden of Remembrance
Caradoc Street
Cwmcarn
Islwyn
Gwent
NP11 7EG
Wales

OS Grid Ref: ST 22056 93498
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Soldier wearing cap in mourning pose surmounting obelisk. Standing on 3 octagonal steps a small tapering rectangular pier of ashlar bears inlaid bronze plaques with the names of the dead On top stands a life-size bronze figure of a soldier in uniform with a reversed upright rifle
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Sculpture
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
  • Pedestal
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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