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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
South Pembrokeshire
Town
Robeston Wathen
County
Dyfed
Country
Wales
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Maker
MESSRS COLE AND ROWE (Manufacturer)
Ceremony
  • Foundation Stone
    Date: 09th April 1923
    Attended by: UNKNOWN
  • Unveiled
    Date: 06th September 1924
    Attended by: SGT T MORGAN DCM
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Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
36770
Current location

PARISH CHURCH
Church La
Robeston Wathen
South Pembrokeshire
Dyfed
SA67
Wales

OS Grid Ref: SN 084 158
Denomination: Church in Wales

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Description
PLAIN LATIN CROSS ON TAPERING PLINTH AND SINGLE STEP
Inscription
(FRONT) TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND/ THE GLORIOUS MEMORY/ OF/ THE MEN OF THIS PARISH/ WHO IN THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1918 DIED/ FOR KING, COUNTRY AND FREEDOM/ (NAMES)/ THIS CROSS WAS ERECTED 1922 (SIDE) ALSO/ (NAMES)/ WHO/ LAID/ DOWN THEIR LIVES/ IN THE WAR/ 1939 - 1945/ AT THE GOING DOW OF THE SUN/ AND IN THE MORNING WE WILL/ REMEMBER THEM
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Adams, R
Bowen, E
Bowen, T
Brown, J
Brown, Ll
Jones, T
Morgan, D
Morgan, W H
Phillips, J E
William, H
See details for all 10 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 10
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 10
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,regiment,forename
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 2
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 2
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: forename
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: depth 3FT 6", height 14FT, width 5FT 6"
    Materials: Granite
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • Carter Postcard Collection

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