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Memorial details

Memorial type
Wall
District
Ballymena
Town
Ballymena
County
Antrim
Country
Northern Ireland
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
6388
Current location

public park
Galgorm Road
Ballymena
Ballymena
Antrim
BT43 5EE
Northern Ireland

OS Grid Ref: NW2534860638
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Wall with the Town Crest in the centre and panels above and the sides
Inscription
1939 TO THE GLORY OF GOD 1945/ IN EVERLASTING MEMORY OF THE MEN AND WOMEN OF/ BALLYMENA BOROUGH AND RURAL DISTRICT/ WHO SERVED AND MADE THE SUPREME SACRIFICE IN/ THE SECOND WORLD WAR/ "THEY DIED THAT WE MIGHT LIVE"/(NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 56
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 56
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: as above
Components
  • Wall
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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