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Memorial details

Memorial type
Serviceman / Servicewoman
District
Carmarthen
Town
Carmarthen
County
Dyfed
Country
Wales
Commemoration
Boer War; Second (1899-1902)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
6924
Current location

Guildhall Square
Carmarthen
Carmarthen
Dyfed
SA31 1PR
Wales

OS Grid Ref: SN 41192 20039
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Officer in Boer war campaign dress and slouch hat, standing at ease with left hand resting on hilt of sheathed sword. On granite pilastred pedestal with scrolled buttresses.
Inscription
TO THE/ HONOURED MEMORY/ OF HER SONS,/ WHO DIED DURING/ THE WAR IN/ SOUTH AFRICA,/ 1899-1902,/ CANARTHANSHIRE/ DEDICATES/ THIS MEMORIAL/ GWELL ANGAU NA CWARTH/ (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Boer War; Second (1899-1902)
    Total names on memorial: 33
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 33
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,rank,regiment
    Order of information: rank,surname
Components
  • Plinth
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Granite - Red
  • Figure
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone - Portland
Condition
History
GRADE II LISTED BY CADW, 19 MAY 1981 REF NO 9451
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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