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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Cardiff
Town
Llandaff
County
South Glamorgan
Country
Wales
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), British India (1858-1947)
Maker
J JH Williams, Cardiff
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
6883
Current location

Wall of South aisle
below 6th window west from Chapter House
Llandaff Cathedral
Cathedral Close
Llandaff
Cardiff
South Glamorgan
CF5 2ED
Wales

OS Grid Ref: ST 15556 78125
Denomination: Church in Wales

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Description
Brass plaque with decorated border (tree of life) and English rose in each corner. Engraved black lettering with red capitals in some lines.
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN MEMORY OF/ LLANDAFF MEN/ WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918/ THEY WHOM THIS TABLET COMMEMORATES/ WERE NUMBERED AMONG THOSE WHO, AT THE CALL/ OF KING AND COUNTRY LEFT ALL THAT WAS DEAR/ TO THEM, ENDURED HARDNESS, FACED DANGER,/ BY THE PATH OF DUTY AND SELF-SACRIFICE, GIVING/ UP THEIR LIVES THAT OTHERS MIGHT LIVE IN FREEDOM/ LET THOSE, WHO COME AFTER SEE TO IT/ THAT THEIR NAMES BE NOT FORGOTTEN./ (Names)/ IN INDIA, 1920. (Name)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Arnold, Ferdinand F W
Batchelor, Reginald George
Birsatt, Robert George
Brooks, Charles Edward
Brown, John Frederick
Brown, Thomas
Courtis, John Harold
Davies, Hubert Charles
Dunn, Clifford M
Fenton, Frederick
See details for all 50 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 49
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 49
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, forename, rank, regiment, decorations
    Order of information: Alphabetically by surname
  • British India (1858-1947)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, forename, rank, regiment, year of death, place of death, decorations
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height 913mm, width 1224mm
    Materials: Brass
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
Cathedral

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