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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Aberconwy
Town
Betws Y Coed
County
Gwynedd
Country
Wales
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
36961
Current location

BRYN MAWR CHAPEL
Holyhead Rd
Betws Y Coed
Aberconwy
Gwynedd
LL24 0BN
Wales

OS Grid Ref: SH 792 567
Denomination: Methodist

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Description
BRASS PLAQUE MOUNTED ONTO A MARBLE BACKBOARD WITH LEAF AND BERRY BORDER ON THE PLAQUE TWO CROSSED FLAGS, ONE THE UNION JACK, AT THE TOP OF THE PLAQUE
Inscription
CODWYD Y GOFEB HON ER COF AM Y/ BECHGYN DEWR O'R EGLWYS HON A/ RODDASANT EU BYWYDAU DROS EU GWLAD/ YN Y RHYFEL FAWR 1914 - 1918/ (NAMES)/ "MEWN ANGHOF NI CHANT FOD/ WYR Y CLEDD, HIR EU CLOD." (TRANSLATION: IN MEMORY OF THE BRAVE MEN/ OF THE CHURCH WHO GAVE THEIR/ LIVES FOR THEIR COUNTRY/ IN THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1918/ (NAMES)/ "FORGOTTEN THEY SHALL NEVER BE/ MEN OF THE SWORD, NOR PRAISING DIE")
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Hughes, R
Morris, R W
Owen, David
Owen, Owen E
Roberts, R O
Williams, A Rawson
Williams, David
Williams, J Price
See details for all 8 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 8
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 8
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,regiment,additional
    Order of information: rank,surname,regiment,additional
Components
  • Backboard
    Measurements: depth 70MM, height 610MM, width 920MM
    Materials: Marble
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Public
Responsibility
BRYN MAWR CHAPEL

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