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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Glyndwr
Town
Waen Aberwheeler
County
Clwyd
Country
Wales
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
38245
Current location

AT SIDE OF B5429
B5429
Waen Aberwheeler
Glyndwr
Clwyd
Wales

OS Grid Ref: SJ 090 690
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Wheel cross of rough-hewn stone surmounting tapering pedestal of rough-hewn stone. Square-set stone base. Incised lettering on pedestal bears WW1 names and inscription. Additional stone set into base bears WW2 inscription. Crossed colour and rifle carved in relief on front of cross.
Inscription
Y RHYFEL MAWR/ 1914-1919/ ER COF AM/ (Names)/ GOLLASANT EU BYWYD YN YR YMDRECH AM RYDDID/ "GWELL ANGEU NA CWARTH" 1939-1945/ (Name)/ "BWN ANGOF NI CHANT FOD"
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Davies, Johnnie
Jones, Robert Thomas
Jones, William
Morris, Richard Edward
Roberts, William Henry
Williams, Robert John
Williams, William
See details for all 7 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 7
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 7
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename,place of birth
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: rank,forename,place of birth
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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