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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Ceredigion
Town
Llanbadarn Fawr
County
Dyfed
Country
Wales
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Maker
MR RICHARD DAVIES (Mason)
MR R L GAPPER (Sculptor)
MR W A MILLER (Mason)
THE SISTERS JAMES (Mason)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 8 Jan 1921
    Attended by: LIEUTENANT COLONEL LEWIS PUGH EVANS VC DSO CMG
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
6920
Current location

Garreg Fawrg
Primrose Hill
Llanbadarn Fawr
Ceredigion
Dyfed
SY23 3SF
Wales

OS Grid Ref: SN 59995 80932
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Stone celtic of the age of padarn, on plinth. Plinth bears inscription and ww1 names in black lettering. Addintional stone at front of cross bears ww2 names. Whole surrounded by low stone posts and fence chain. Celtic style carving on head and shaft of cross.
Inscription
GLORIA/ IN EXCELSIS DEO/ TO THE/ HONOURED MEMORY/ OF THE MEN/ OF THIS PARISH/ WHO FELL/ IN THE GREAT WAR/ 1914-1918/ PRO DEO PRO REGE/ PRO PATRIA/ WELE Y MAEN HWN FYDD YN DYSTIOLAETHINI/ (NAMES)/ Y MAE EU HENWYN BYW BYTH/ 1939-1945/ IN REMEMBRANCE OF THOSE/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Ballinger, Henry John
Benjamin, George
Caine, Evan Idwal
Clements, Thomas George
Davies, Alexander Rees
Davies, David Edward
Davies, Evan Douglas
Davies, Robert Humphrey
Davies, Thomas
Edwards, Evan David
See details for all 17 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 39
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 39
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename,decorations
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 6
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 6
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename,decorations
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Granite
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Public
Responsibility
COMMUNITY COUNCIL

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