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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Down
Town
Killyleagh
County
Down
Country
Northern Ireland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945), Falklands Conflict (1982)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
70213
Current location

Killyleagh Castle
Castle Lane
Killyleagh
Down
Down
BT30 9RZ
Northern Ireland

OS Grid Ref: NW 62988 06859
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Central stone tablet surmounted by laurel wreath and flanked by two smaller tablets.
Inscription
Central tablet: ALL YE WHO PASS BY REMEMBER WITH GRATITUDE THE MEN OF KILLYLEAGH/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES FOR OTHERS IN THE GREAT WAR/ 1914-1918/ (Names)/ SPLENDID THEY PASSED/ THE GREAT SURRENDER MADE/ INTO THAT LIGHT/ THAT NEVER MORE SHALL FADE Left tablet: 1939 – 1945/ IN HONOURED MEMORY OF THOSE OF THIS DISTRICT WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THE WORLD WAR/ (Names)/ FALKLANDS 1982/ (Name) Right tablet: Left tablet: 1939 – 1945/ IN HONOURED MEMORY OF THOSE OF THIS DISTRICT WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THE WORLD WAR/ (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Boyd, David
Calvert, James
Campbell, Robert
Charters, Thomas
Cheevers, Frank
Clarke, Robert
Coffey, Samuel
Crawford, Richard
Dornan, Patrick
Dunwoody, Thomas
See details for all 45 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 44
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 44
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, forename
    Order of information: Alphabetically by surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 20
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 20
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, forename
    Order of information: Alphabetically by surname
  • Falklands Conflict (1982)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, forename
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Tablets
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

This record comprises all information held by IWM’s War Memorials Register for this memorial. Where we hold a names list for the memorial, this information will be displayed on the memorial record. Please check back as we are adding more names to the database.

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