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Memorial details

Memorial type
Window
District
Newport
Town
Maindee
County
Gwent
Country
Wales
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 11 December 1920
    Attended by: LORD TREDEGAR
  • Dedicated
    Date: 11 December 1920
    Attended by: Bishop of Llandaff
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
36981
Current location

West end of north aisle
St John the Evangelist Church
St Johns Rd
Maindee
Newport
Gwent
NP19 8GR
Wales

OS Grid Ref: ST 326 883
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Two bronze plaques bearing names with a stained-glass window of four lights and tracery. Lights depict Valour, Fortitude, Victory and Faith.
Inscription
"SONS OF THIS PLACE LET THIS OF YOU BE SAID THAT YOU WHO LIVE ARE WORTHY OF YOUR DEAD. THESE GAVE THEIR LIVES THAT YOU WHO LIVE MAY REAP A RICHER HARVEST ERE YOU FALL ASLEEP"/ THEIR NAMES SHALL ENDURE FOR EVERMORE (Exact inscription and spacing unknown.)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Adams, F B
Alexander, J H
Anderson, J E
Anderson, R
Anderson, W
Andrews, E
Archer, H C
Arundell, H R
Aston, S
Aston, T
See details for all 384 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 384
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 384
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,regiment,decorations
    Order of information: regiment,rank,surname
Components
  • Window
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stained Glass
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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