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Memorial details

Memorial type
Gate
District
Torfaen
Town
Pontypool
County
Gwent
Country
Wales
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945), Korean War (1950-1953)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 27th December 1924
    Attended by: Maj Gen Lord Treowen CB CMG
  • Dedicated
    Date: 27th December 1924
    Attended by: Archdeacon of Monmouth
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Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
3670
Current location

Opposite the Civic Centre
PontyPool Park Gates
Hanbury Road
Pontypool
Torfaen
Gwent
NP4 6JL
Wales

OS Grid Ref: SO 28270 00813
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Park gateway and railings with bronze plaque iscribed with the names of the fallen on the sides.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Allen, A J
Allen, G
Allmark, G
Amos, A E
Arthur, W A
Ashcroft, J T
Badham, G C
Badham, R G
Baldwin, F
Barnes, E
See details for all 380 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 164
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 164
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, rank, regiment
    Order of information: Regiment, surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 14
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Regiment, surname, forename, rank
    Order of information: Surname
  • Korean War (1950-1953)
    Total names on memorial: 2
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 2
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, rank, regiment
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Gates
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wrought Iron
Condition
History
2009: Gates in good condition. 2000: Gates damaged, reason unknown. The plaques also damaged but not destroyed.
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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