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Memorial details

Memorial type
Roll of honour or book of remembrance
District
Merthyr Tydfil
Town
Merthyr Tydfil
County
Mid Glamorgan
Country
Wales
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Lost
WM Reference
64863

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Previous locations
  • Merthyr Tydfil Hebrew Congregation
    Victoria St
    Merthyr Tydfil
    Merthyr Tydfil
    Mid Glamorgan
    CF47 8BW
    Wales

    OS Grid Ref: SO 048 061
    Denomination: Jewish
  • Merthyr Tydfil Hebrew Congregation
    Church St
    Thomas Town
    Merthyr Tydfil
    Mid Glamorgan
    CF47 8UN
    Wales

    OS Grid Ref: SO 050 066
    Denomination: Jewish
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Description
Roll of Honour on a wooden board. Names are listed in two columns. At top left, an image of Britannia and top right picture of a soldier. Decorative pattern of leaves at centre of which is a Star of David.
Inscription
Shalom (in Hebrew lettering)/ To the Glory of God/ To the memory of Jewish young men/ (...) in the Great War/ Merthyr/ Hebrew Congregation/ 1914 1918/ (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 38
    Served and returned: 36
    Died: 2
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,year died,forename
    Order of information: rank
Components
  • Roll of honour
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
Unknown
Reference

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