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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cenotaph
District
Preseli Pembrokeshire
Town
Fishguard
County
Dyfed
Country
Wales
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
6811
Current location

West Street
at Market Square junction
Fishguard
Preseli Pembrokeshire
Dyfed
SA65 9HA
Wales

OS Grid Ref: SM 95753 37026
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Simple granite cenotaph set in raised walled and gated enclosure reached by five steps. Bronze name plaques on front face of memorial-one for each conflict.
Inscription
Plaque: LEST WE FORGET/ 1914 - 1918/ 1939 - 1945/ THE MEN OF THE PARISH/ OF FISHGUARD WHOSE/ NAMES ARE HERE RECORDED/ (NAMES)/ "EU HABERTH NID A HEIBIO" Gates: WE WILL REMEMBER THEM
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Battin, George
Battin, Griffith
Bevan, E O
Brown, T E
Burnnand, J S
Clay, P V
Davies, G H
Davies, H
Davies, J J
Davies, W J
See details for all 96 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 62
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 62
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forename initials
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 31
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 31
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forename initials
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • First World War memorial
    Measurements: depth 5mm, height 460mm, width 1070mm
    Materials: Bronze
  • Cenotaph
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Granite
  • Gates
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Metal
  • Second World War memorial
    Measurements: depth 5mm, height 260mm, width 1070mm
    Materials: Bronze
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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.

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