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Memorial details

Memorial type
Church Fabric / Fitting: Reredos or screen
District
Swansea
Town
Morriston
County
West Glamorgan
Country
Wales
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
36955
Current location

St Davids Church
Woodfield Street
Morriston
Swansea
West Glamorgan
SA6 8AS
Wales

OS Grid Ref: SS 66889 98015
Denomination: Church in Wales

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Description
A wooden choir screen, with carvings along the top of the panels of grapes and vines. On the centre of the screen is a carved oak lectern, and in the end finials are fleur de lys shaped carvings. The dedication and names are carved into the front of each panel.
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN HONOURED MEMORY OF THE MEN OF THIS/ CHURCH WHO FELL FOR THEIR COUNTRY IN THE GREAT WAR 1914-1919/ (Names)/ MAY THE SOULS OF THE FAITHFUL THROUGH THE MERCY OF GOD, REST IN PEACE/ MAKE THEM TO BE NUMBERED WITH THY SAINTS.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Beasant, A
Beer, T B
Briggs, W
Edwards, S H
Edwards, W J
Goldring, W G
Harris, W F
Hussey, N
Hutton, W
Hynam, S
See details for all 26 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 26
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 26
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, forename, rank, regiment and decorations.
    Order of information: Surname.
Components
  • Screen
    Measurements: depth 120MM, height 1300MM, width 2000MM
    Materials: Wood - Oak
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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