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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Ceredigion
Town
Penparcau
County
Dyfed
Country
Wales
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
36707
Current location

The memorial can be found at the junction of the Penparcau Road and the B4340.
B4340
Penparcau
Ceredigion
Dyfed
SY23 4LY
Wales

OS Grid Ref: SN 59311 79828
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Brick base surmounted by octagonal stone base, tapering plinth, shaft and wheel cross. Inscription on the 3 O'Clock face.
Inscription
IN MEMORY OF / LIEUT. W. E. POWELL, / WELSH GUARDS, / WHO FELL IN ACTION NEAR BAVAY, FRANCE, / NOV. 6TH 1918, /ONLY SON OF CAPT. E. A. L. POWELL, / AND MRS POWELL OF NANTEOS. / SPLENDID THEY PASSED - THE YOUNG, THE BRAVE/ THIS CROSS WAS ERECTED BY THE TENANTS / AND EMPLOYEES OF THE NANTEOS ESTATE
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Powell, W E
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Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: rank,year died,regiment,place of death,forename,manner of death,relationships,additional
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
  • Base
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brick
Condition
History
DATE UNKNOWN: CROSS MOVED A FEW YARDS DUE TO A NEW ROAD LAYOUT
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Other

This record comprises all information held by IWM’s War Memorials Register for this memorial. Where we hold a names list for the memorial, this information will be displayed on the memorial record. Please check back as we are adding more names to the database.

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