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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Cardiff
Town
St Fagans
County
South Glamorgan
Country
Wales
Commemoration
Second World War - civilians
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
65943
Current location

St Fagans National History Museum (Formerly Museum of Welsh Life)
St Fagans
Cardiff
South Glamorgan
CF5 6XB
Wales

OS Grid Ref: ST 116 773
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • Oakdale Workmen's Institute
    Caerphilly
    Rhymney Valley
    Mid Glamorgan
    Wales

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
Rectangular plaque mounted on a wooden backboard. Lettering is incised. The plaque is wall mounted in the Concert Hall upstairs in the former Oakdale Workmen's Institute.
Inscription
MAE'R PLAC HWN I GOFIO'R/ BECHGYN BEVIN GAFODD WYS I/ WEITHIO YM MHYLLAU GLO'R DE/ 1943-1948/ THIS PLAQUE IS DEDICATED TO/ THE BEVIN BOYS CONSCRIPTED TO/ WORK IN THE COAL MINES OF/ SOUTH WALES/ 1943-1948
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Second World War - civilians
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
  • Backboard
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
St Fagan's National History Museum
Reference

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