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Memorial details

Memorial type
Allegory (eg: Victory)
District
Wrexham
Town
Bangor-is-y-coed
County
Clwyd
Country
Wales
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Maker
Herbert Tyson Smith
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 24 May 1925
    Attended by: Rev R. I. B. Paterson Morgan (former Rector)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
7164
Current location

High St
Bangor-is-y-coed
Wrexham
Clwyd
LL13 0DT
Wales

OS Grid Ref: SJ 38830 45439
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
A semi-circular wall with inset seats at the back of a column with a female figure at the top holding a wreath in each hand representing mourning.
Inscription
1914/ 1939/AD MAJOREM DEI GLORIAM/ IN GRATEFUL REMEMBRANCE OF THE MEN OF THIS PARISH WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THE GREAT WAR/ ALL THESE WERE HONOURED IN THEIR GENERATIONS AND WERE THE GLORY OF THEIR TIMES./ ECCLESIASTICUS XLIV-VII.1918/1945/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Boffey, Edward
Carr, James
Dunn, Robert Henry
Evans, J
Fearnall, Frederick Hugh
Fenwick, Roger Mansell William
Goswell, Thomas Earnest
Gravenor, Henry George
Haycocks, Joseph
Humphreys, George
See details for all 30 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 23
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 23
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: rank, surname, first name
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 7
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Memorial
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone - Sandstone
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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