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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Glyndwr
Town
Henllan
County
Clwyd
Country
Wales
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
7139
Current location

St Sadwrn Church
B5428
Henllan
Glyndwr
Clwyd
LL16 5BG
Wales

OS Grid Ref: SJ 02238 68183
Denomination: Church in Wales

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Description
Celtic cross set on tapering stone pedestal and stone base. Additional stone atop pedestal bears WW2 names. WW1 names carved into pedestal.
Inscription
1939-1945/ "BYDDED EU COFFADWRIAETH/ HWYNT YN FENIGEDIG"/ (NAMES)/ IN MEMORY/ OF THE HENLLAN MEN/ WHO LAID DOWN THEIR/ LIVES FOR GOD , KING/ AND COUNTRY 1914-1919/ "MEWN ANGHOF NI CHANT FOD"/ (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Cole, Mowbray
Davies, Goronwy
Evans, H George
Evans, John
Evans, Stanley
Griffiths, Ivor W
Houghton, Edward
Hughes, Jesse
Hughes, Robert J
Hughes, William
See details for all 20 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 40
    Served and returned: 20
    Died: 20
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 6
    Served and returned: 3
    Died: 3
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: forename
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Condition
History
MEMORIAL CLEANED AND NAMES RE-CUT IN 1999.
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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