previous
next
  • Use this image under non-commercial licence

    This image was created and shared by: Brian Mawdsley

    The image is free to reuse for non-commercial purposes under the IWM Non Commercial Licence. By downloading any images or embedding any media, you agree to the terms and conditions of the IWM Non Commercial Licence, including your use of the attribution statement specified by IWM. For this item, that is: © Brian Mawdsley (WMR-64933)

    Embed
    HTML: BBCode:

Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Rhymney Valley
Town
Brithdir
County
Mid Glamorgan
Country
Wales
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
64933
Current location

Uncertain
Brithdir
Rhymney Valley
Mid Glamorgan
CF81 9GH
Wales

OS Grid Ref: SO140 010
Denomination: Undefined

View location on Google Maps
Description
WW1 - Nowy headed marble tablet with dedicatory inscription and list of names. At top centre a Latin cross in a circle. WW2 - An additional tablet placed at base of WW1 tablet. Set on nowy-headed backboard.
Inscription
TO THE HONOURED MEMORY/ OF THE MEN OF THIS PARISH/ WHO LAID DOWN THEIR LIVES/ FOR THEIR COUNTRY IN THE/ GREAT WAR 1914 -1918/ (Names)/ "EU HENWAU A BERAROCLANT VN GRAGYWBB"/ 1939 - 1945/ THE FALLEN/ (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 13
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 13
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,forename,place of birth
    Order of information: surname,forename
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 2
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 2
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename,place of birth
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Tablets
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble - Grey
  • Backboard
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
Unknown

This record comprises all information held by IWM’s War Memorials Register for this memorial. Where we hold a names list for the memorial, this information will be displayed on the memorial record. Please check back as we are adding more names to the database.

This information is made available under a Creative Commons BY-NC licence.

This means you may reuse it for non-commercial purposes only and must attribute it to us using the following statement:

© WMR-64933

For queries, please contact memorials@iwm.org.uk.