Memorial details

Memorial type
Addition to gravestone
District
Cardiff
Town
Cardiff
County
South Glamorgan
Country
Wales
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
60526

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Current location

Cathays Cemetery
Fairoak Road
Cardiff
Cardiff
South Glamorgan
CF23 5HH
Wales

OS Grid Ref: ST 184 787
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Addition to family grave.
Inscription
IN PROUD AND LOVING MEMORY OF/ WILLIAM HENRY SEAGER./ SECOND LIEUTENANT./ 10th BATTALION SOUTH WALES BORDERERS./ KILLED IN ACTION IN THE GREAT WAR/ AT NEUVE CHAPELLE 7th FEBRUARY 1916/ AGED 23 YEARS./ INTERRED AT St VAAST POST MILITARY CEMETERY./ RICHEBOURG-St VAAST NEAR NEUVE CHAPELLE FRANCE./ HE LEFT ALL THAT WAS DEAR TO HIM AT THE CALL OF/ KING AND COUNTRY, ENDURED HARDSHIP, FACED DANGER,/ AND FINALLY PASSED OUT OF THE SIGHT OF MEN BY/ THE PATH OF DUTY AND SELF SACRIFICE GIVING UP/ HIS LIFE THAT OTHERS MIGHT LIVE IN FREEDOM./ IN LOVING MEMORY OF/ SIR WILLIAM HENRY SEAGER Kt., DI., JP.,/ BORN 13th MARCH 1862, DIED 10th MARCH 1941.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Seager, William Henry
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Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,year died,regiment,place of death,forename,place of burial,manner of death,age of death,relationships,additional
    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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