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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Monmouth
Town
Abergavenny
County
Gwent
Country
Wales
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
3669
Current location

St Marys Priory Church
Monk St
Abergavenny
Monmouth
Gwent
NP7 5ND
Wales

OS Grid Ref: SO 30114 14137
Denomination: Church in Wales

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Description
Ornate marble wall tablet with base and pediment. Town Crest at top.
Inscription
IN MEMORIAM 1914 - 1919/ SAINT MARY'S (Names) / CHRIST CHURCH/ (Names)/ THESE MADE THE GREAT SACRIFICE/ FOR THEIR KING AND COUNTRY/ THEIR NAMES ARE HERE SET UP/ BY THEIR FELLOW-WORSHIPPERS/ IN THE CHURCHES OF THIS PARISH/ IN THANKFUL MEMORY OF THEM/ AND THEIR DEVOTION TO DUTY
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Bailey, C
Barker, Randle Barnett
Brown, W E
Carr, Lionel Hubert
Coombey, Louis
Coombey, William Henry
Cooper, Leonard G
Day, William Hayward
Evans, Gus
Glendinning, James G
See details for all 37 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 46
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 46
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,rank,regiment,forename,decorations
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble - White
  • Tablets
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble - Black
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Public
Responsibility
CHURCH

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