Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Ogwr
Town
Bridgend
County
Mid Glamorgan
Country
Wales
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
83025

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Current location

Ysgol Brynteg School
Ewenny Road
Bridgend
Ogwr
Mid Glamorgan
CF31 3ER
Wales

OS Grid Ref: SS 90629 78874
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Brass Plaque on wooden backboard
Inscription
Presented to Brynteg School by the/Battle of Britain Historical Society/In HONOUR/of former pupil//Sergeant Air Gunner/CYRIL STEPHENS/23 (Blenheim) Squadron/(Killed in Action)/His participation in the Battle of Britain helped to prevent an/invasion of this country and the subjugation of its people./"NEVER IN THE FIELD OF HUMAN CONFLICT WAS/SO MUCH OWED BY SO MANY TO SO FEW"//Winston S Churchill 21 August 1940//This plaque was commissioned by the school and supported by the local community
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Stephens, Cyril
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Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surnmae, forename, rank, service, manner of death
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
  • Backboard
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Other
Details: Battle of Britain Historical Society

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