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Memorial details

Memorial type
Addition to gravestone
District
Llanelli
Town
Burry Port
County
Dyfed
Country
Wales
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
50317
Current location

Jerusalem Chapel
A484 Colby Road
Burry Port
Llanelli
Dyfed
SA16 0PT
Wales

OS Grid Ref: SN 44615 01513
Denomination: Independent

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Description
ADDITION TO GRAVE. COLUMN STYLE GRAVESTONE, PITCHED AT TOP WITH PEDIMENTS ON ALL SIDES. EMBOSSED LETTERING ON EACH SIDE OF THE GRAVE STONE. LAUREL WREATH IN RELIEF WITHIN PEDIMENT
Inscription
(...)/ IN EVER LOVING MEMORY OF/ THEIR DEAR SON/ GUNNER JAMES BLACK, R.A./ ATTACHED 4TH INDIAN DIVISION/ / KILLED IN ACTION NEAR TOBRUK/ JUNE 20TH 1942, AGED 24 YEARS/ HE DIED THAT WE MIGHT LIVE."
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Black, James
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Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank, date of death,regiment,place of death,forename,manner of death,age of death,relationships
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Gravestone
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Private

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