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Memorial details

Memorial type
Addition to gravestone
District
Llanelli
Town
Sardis
County
Dyfed
Country
Wales
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
36817
Current location

Sardis Welsh Baptist Church
B4297 Llanedi Road
Sardis
Llanelli
Dyfed
SA4 0YR
Wales

OS Grid Ref: SN 58200 06080
Denomination: Baptist

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Description
ADDITION TO FAMILY GRAVESTONE WHICH IS A LARGE CROSS. IT IS FORMED BY A CEMENT BASE SURMOUNTED BY TWO-STEPPED STONE BASE, TAPERING PLINTH, SHAFT AND CELTIC CROSS. INSCRIPTION ON THE 9 O'CLOCK FACE OF THE CROSS
Inscription
ER COF ANNWYL AM/ HENRY MORRIS/ 2ND LT MIDDLESEX REGT./ MAB HYNAF/ SILAS A M. H. MORRIS/ COLLWYD YN Y RHYFEL/ MAWR YM MRWYDR LOOS/ MEDI 28AIN 1915, VN 22 OED. (TRANSLATION: IN LOVING MEMORY OF HENRY MORRIS 2ND LT MIDDLESEX REGT ELDEST SON OF SILAS AND M. H. MORRIS PERISHED IN THE GREAT WAR AT THE BATTLE OF LOOS SEPTEMBER 28TH 1915, AGED 22 YEARS)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Morris, Henry
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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, surname, date of death,regiment,place of death,forename,manner of death,age of death,relationships
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
  • Base
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Concrete
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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