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Memorial details

Memorial type
Obelisk
District
Aberconwy
Town
Dolgarrog
County
Gwynedd
Country
Wales
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: November 1927
    Attended by: Unknown
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
6990
Current location

Gardens of The British Legion Club
Conway Road
Dolgarrog
Aberconwy
Gwynedd
LL32 8JU
Wales

OS Grid Ref: SH 76938 67577
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Obelisk surmounting a square plinth and four steps with black lettering. Gilded wreath on the 6o'clock face of the obelisk and the whole is surrounded by metal railings.
Inscription
6 o'clock face: OUR GLORIOUS DEAD/ A TRIBUTE/ TO THE MEMORY OF/ GALLANT COMRADES/ WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR/ 1914 - 1918./ LEST WE FORGET./ 1939 - 1945./ ERECTED/ BY THE DOLGARROG BRANCH/ BRITISH LEGION. 3 o'clock face: 1914 - 1918/ (Names) 9 o'clock face: 1939 - 1945/ (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Carpenter, G
Davies, H C
Davies, R W
Evans, J
Hughes, W R
Jack, G
Jones, F A W
Jones, H
Jones, J
Lloyd, A
See details for all 22 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 11
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 11
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, rank
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 11
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 11
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, rank, decorations
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Obelisk
    Measurements: depth 1000mm, height 3000mm, width 1000mm
    Materials: Stone
  • Plinth
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Granite - Red
  • Steps
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Public
Responsibility
Dolgarrog Royal British Legion
Reference
  • The British Legion - Dolgarrog Branch - Subscription List - War Memorial Fund.

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