Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Neath
Town
Tonna
County
West Glamorgan
Country
Wales
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
84775

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Current location

St Anne's Church
B4434 St Anne's Terrace
Tonna
Neath
West Glamorgan
SA11 3JB
Wales

OS Grid Ref: SS 77400 98900
Denomination: Church in Wales

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Description
Rectangular brass plaque set within a large wooden frame. The plaque has a simple geometric frame interspersed with fleurons. The inscription is titled in rubricated lettering with a red latin cross below.
Inscription
OUR GLORIOUS DEAD/ TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND IN LOVING MEMORY OF/ THE HEROES OF THE PARISH,/ WHO GAVE THEIR ALL FOR RIGHT & LIBERTY/ IN THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1918./ (Names)/ "THEY POURED OUT THE RED SWEET WINE OF YOUTH."/ RUPERT BROOKE./ THIS TABLET IS ERECTED BY THE PARISH COUNCIL/ OF LLANTWIT LOWER 1919.
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 11
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 11
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname and initials, rank and unit
    Order of information: Alphabetically by surname
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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