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South African War Memorial - Cofeb rhyfel De Affrica

Carmarthen - Gaerfyrddin /  South African War Memorial - Cofeb rhyfel De Affrica   Carmarthen - Gaerfyrddin /  South African War Memorial - Cofeb rhyfel De Affrica

Description

Marble statue of an officer in campaign dress and slouch hat standing on a pedestal.

Inscription(s)

to the
HONOURED MEMORY
of her sons,
who died during
the war in
SOUTH AFRICA
1899-1902,
CARMARTHENSHIRE
dedicates
This Memorial.

Gwell'angau na gwarth

Transl. of Welsh text: Death before disgrace.

Signed: (pedestal) Lewis & Sons / Sculptors / Carmarthen

Carmarthen - Gaerfyrddin / South African War Memorial - Cofeb rhyfel De Affrica

War memorial - list of names

We have photos of the list(s) of fallen on this memorial. Contact us if you want to see these lists. (contact form)

Sources & Information

Tags

Location N 51°51'22" W 4°18'26"

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