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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Swansea
Town
Gorseinon
County
West Glamorgan
Country
Wales
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
83292
Current location

Ebenezer Welsh Independent Chapel
Chapel Street
Gorseinon
Swansea
West Glamorgan
SA4 4DN
Wales

OS Grid Ref: SS 59648 98656
Denomination: Independent

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Description
Three part marble tablet in a wooden frame
Inscription
Central Panel: COSODWYD Y MAEM HWM/ER SERGHUS GOF AM/Y RHAI/O'R EGLWYS HON,/A SYRTYHIASANT YM Y RHYFEL MAWR/1914-1919/HEF YD GYDHABYDDIAETH O/ABERTH Y RHAI FU/YM GWASAMAETHU EU GWLAD/YN Y LLYMGES, A'R F YDDIN/YN YR UN ARGFWNG/ER GOF AM/[names] Left Hand Panel: Y FYDDIN/[names of the served to Jenkins] Right Hand Panel: Y FYDDIN/[names of the served from Lewis]/V.A.D.M./[names]/Y LLYNGES/[names]
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Anthony, L
Collins, W
Davies, B
Davies, B
Davies, J
Davies, J
Davies, J T
Davies, T
Davies, W
Edwards, P
See details for all 59 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 59
    Served and returned: 54
    Died: 5
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, initials of forenames
    Order of information: surname THEN forename
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble - White
  • Frame
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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