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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Merthyr Tydfil
Town
Merthyr Tydfil
County
Mid Glamorgan
Country
Wales
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 1 January 1947
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
60427

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Current location

Cyfarthfa Castle School
Merthyr Tydfil
Merthyr Tydfil
Mid Glamorgan
CF47 8
Wales

OS Grid Ref: SO 080 060
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Metal plaque with frame. Above the white lettered inscription, at centre, is a blue shield with yellow painted image of St Tydfil
Inscription
CYFARTHFA CASTLE SCHOOL/ ERECTED BY THE OLD STUDENTS ASSOCIATION/ IN PROUD MEMORY OF THOSE WHO FELL SERVING WITH/ HIS MAJESTY'S FORCES AND AUXILIARY UNITS IN THE/ SECOND WORLD WAR. 1939-1945/ (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 53
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 53
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,additional
    Order of information: additional,surname
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Metal
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Public

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