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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Rhymney Valley
Town
Ystrad Mynach
County
Mid Glamorgan
Country
Wales
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
36874
Current location

HOLY TRINITY CHURCH
Ystrad Mynach
Rhymney Valley
Mid Glamorgan
Wales

OS Grid Ref: ST 144 941
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
BRASS PLAQUE
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND IN PROUD MEMORY OF/ GEORGE WALTER THOMAS LINDSAY/ CAPTAIN ROYAL FIELD ARTILLERY/ ATT. ROYAL FLYING CORPS/ ELDEST SON OF MORGAN AND ELLEN LINDSAY/ BORN JAN. 29TH 1891/ KILLED WHILE FLYING AT FILTON ON JUNE 26TH 1917/ HE HAD SEEN SERVICE IN FRANCE AND SALONICA/ HIS BODY LIES IN A VAILT BENEATH THIS CHURCH/ "IF I TAKE THE WINGS OF THE MORNING...EVEN THERE ALSO/ SHALL THY HAND LEAD ME AND THY RIGHT HAND SHALL HOLD ME."
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Lindsay, George Walter Thomas
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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,place of burial,manner of death,age of death,relationships,additional
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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