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Memorial details

Memorial type
Church Fabric / Fitting: Reredos or screen
District
Dwyfor
Town
Pwllheli
County
Gwynedd
Country
Wales
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
MESSRS BRIDGEMAN & CO OF LICHFIELD
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: St Peters Day 1920
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
37132
Current location

ST PETERS CHURCH
Church Place
Pwllheli
Dwyfor
Gwynedd
Wales

OS Grid Ref: SH 373 353
Denomination: Church in Wales

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Description
WOODEN REREDOS. INSCRIPTION CARVED INTO THREE PANELS. TRACERY CARVING AT TOP OF PANELS. CROSS AND WREATH CARVED INTO TOP OF INSCRIPTION PANEL. THREE SMALL BRAS PLAQUES ON SEPERATE WALL.
Inscription
AT THE CALL OF KING/ AND COUNTRY THEY/ LEFT ALL THAT WAS/ DEAR TO THEM/ ENDURED HARDNESS/ FACED DANGER AND/ FINALLY PASSED OUT/ OF THE SIGHT OF MAN/ BY THE PATH OF DUTY/ AND SELF-SACRIFICE/ GIVING UP THEIR LIVES/ THAT OTHERS MIGHT/ LIVE IN FREEDOM/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Anthony, John Richard
Anthony, William R
Carrol, John
Coleman, Humphrey P T
Davies, Thomas
Davies, William G
Dinwoodie, George
Dorkins, Evan
Evans, John Parry
Evens, William Hugh
See details for all 59 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 59
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 59
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Reredos
    Measurements: height C 1850MM, width C 4570MM
    Materials: Wood - Oak
Condition
Costs

Site: £400

Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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