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Memorial details

Memorial type
Serviceman / Servicewoman
District
Dungannon
Town
Dungannon
County
Tyrone
Country
Northern Ireland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Maker
Frederick William Pomerroy RA (Sculptor)
Messrs R Patton & Sons (Builder)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 11 November 1922
    Attended by: Countess of Ranfurly
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
6136
Current location

Located in the market square
Market Square
Dungannon
Dungannon
Tyrone
BT70 1AA
Northern Ireland

OS Grid Ref: NV 91397 22627
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Soldier in battle dress representing Victory holding a rifle in left hand and flag pole in right hand. Figure is set upon a plinth bearing plaques with inscription, base with a small laurel wreath, and three steps, all set within a small chain-linked enclosure.
Inscription
IN MEMORY OF THE SOLDIERS AND NURSES OF DUNGANNON/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES FOR FREEDOM AND HUMANITY/ IN THE GREAT WAR 1914 – 1918.
Inscription legible?
no
Names on memorial
Acheson, V A
Allen, D
Allen, R
Anderson, R H
Andrews, K J
Antur, John P
Arbuthnot, John
Arthurs, J
Arthurs, J C
Averall, R
See details for all 271 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 202
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 202
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Rank, forename initials, surname, regiment, decorations
    Order of information: Alphabetically
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 44
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 44
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Rank, forename initials, surname, regiment, decorations
    Order of information: Alphabetically
Components
  • Figure
    Measurements: depth 1295 mm, height 6096 mm, width 1295 mm
    Materials: Bronze
  • Plinth
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone - Stancliffe
  • Base
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone - Stancliffe
  • Steps
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone - Stancliffe
Condition
History
Some slight damage to stone caused by shrapnel from IRA bomb in Market Square.
Costs

Memorial: £1,700

Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Public
Responsibility
Dungannon District Council
Reference

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