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South African War Memorial - Cofeb rhyfel De Affrica

mr. Littlejohn
1904

Swansea - Abertawe /  South African War Memorial - Cofeb rhyfel De Affrica   Swansea - Abertawe /  South African War Memorial - Cofeb rhyfel De Affrica

Description

Statue of a soldier standing guard over an injured comrade.

Swansea - Abertawe / South African War Memorial - Cofeb rhyfel De Affrica

Inscription(s)

THIS MONUMENT
to the memory of the swansea men
who lost their lives in the
South African War 1900-1-2
was raised at a cost of £500, contributed
by their fellow towns people to a shilling fund
Unveiled 15th April 1904
by
the Mayor of Swansea,
GRIFFITH THOMAS ESQ.
"For that fair motherland which gave
them birth.
Nobly to dare, nobly to die"

War memorial - list of names

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Location (N 51°36'41" - W 3°57'59")

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