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Memorial details

Memorial type
Allegory (eg: Victory)
District
Preseli Pembrokeshire
Town
Haverfordwest
County
Dyfed
Country
Wales
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 3 Sepember 1921
    Attended by: Private H W Lewis VC
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
6812
Current location

Salutation Square
Mill Road
Haverfordwest
Preseli Pembrokeshire
Dyfed
SL61 2LJ
Wales

OS Grid Ref: SM 95757 15738
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • Salutation Square
    Haverfordwest
    Preseli Pembrokeshire
    Dyfed
    Wales

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
Welsh Dragon seated on an octagonal plinth. County Arms above the inscription. Battle honours on each side of the inscription.
Inscription
front face: SACRIFICE/1914-1918/IN REMEMBRANCE OF THE MEN/ OF THE COUNTY OF PEMBROKE/ WHO AT THE CALL OF KING/ AND COUNTRY LEFT ALL THAT/ WAS DEAR TO THEM, ENDURED/ HARDNESS FACED DANGER AND/ FINALLY PASSED OUT OF THE/ SIGHT OF MEN BY THE PATH/ OF DUTY AND SELF SACRIFICE/ GIVING UP THEIR OWN LIVES/ THAT OTHERS MIGHT LIVE IN/ FREEDOM. LET THOSE WHO COME/ AFTER SEE TO IT THAT THEIR/ NAMES BE NOT FORGOTTEN/ left face: HONOUR/ rear face: VICTORY/ right face: COURAGE/ battle honours: VALENCIENNES/ SAMBRE/ HELLES/ SUVLA/ KUT/ CTESPHION/ GAZA/ JERUSALEM/ MEGIDDA/ DOIRAN/ AGIAGO/ HELIOGLAND/ CORONEL/ FALKLAND ISLES/ NORTH SERA/ JUTLAND/ ZEEBRUGGE/ MEDITERREANEAN/ BALTIC/ WHITE SEA
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Adams, W V
Alan, T
Allen, C
Allen, R
Allen, W
Allen, W
Allen, W J
Anderson, L
Anthony, J E
Archer, G H
See details for all 408 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 410
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 410
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: rank, service, regiment, surname, initials of forenames
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Cenotaph
    Measurements: height 4572 mm
    Materials: Stone
  • Figure
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
  • Plaques
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • West Wales Guardian 5 October 1990
  • Carter Postcard Collection
  • Western Telegraph 11 January 1979

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