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Memorial details

Memorial type
Allegory (eg: Victory)
District
North Down
Town
Bangor
County
Down
Country
Northern Ireland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
MR T EYRE MACKLIN RBA
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 28 May 1927
    Attended by: UNKNOWN
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
9177
Description
DECORATED OBELISK WITH BRONZE LION'S HEAD IN ELABORATE COLLAR, FASCES AND LAUREL LEAVES BELOW (NORTH SIDE) & FEMALE FIGURE (ERIN) HOLDING PALM FROND UPWARDS, BESIDE PART OF PLOUGHSHARE. PROPOSED FIGURE OF VICTORY NEVER EXECUTED.
Inscription
(N SIDE)DIED IN THE SERVICE OF THEIR COUNTRY(E BASE)DULCE ET DECORUM EST PRO PATRIA MORI(S BASE) THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918 TO THE MEMORY OF OUR FALLEN SONS
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 133
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 133
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Obelisk
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone - Portland
  • Figures
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • BANGOR: AN HISTORICAL GAZETTEER by PATTON, MARCUS 95-96 Source: Image Library Published:ULSTER ARCHITECTURAL HISTORY SOCIETY 1999 BELFAST
  • Carter Postcard Collection

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