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Holyhead - Caergybi
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World War I Memorial - Cofeb rhyfel byd cyntaf

L.F. Roslyn
1920

Holyhead - Caergybi /  World War I Memorial - Cofeb rhyfel byd cyntaf   Holyhead - Caergybi /  World War I Memorial - Cofeb rhyfel byd cyntaf

Description

Cenotaph with in the broad faces swords and tablets with names and on the small faces reliefs of a soldier and a sailor.

Holyhead - Caergybi / World War I Memorial - Cofeb rhyfel byd cyntaf Holyhead - Caergybi / World War I Memorial - Cofeb rhyfel byd cyntaf

Inscription(s)

heroes of the
great war

1914 - 1918
(names)
this monument was erected
by the inhabitants of holyhead
in memory of those who died
for liberty righteousness
and civilization
their names shall endure throughout
all generations
gwroniaid y
rhyfel mawr
1914 - 1918

(names)
cyfodwyd y golofn hon gan
drigolion caergybi er cof am
y rhai a fu farw dros ryddid
cyfiawnder a gwareiddiad

eu henwau a bery o genhedlaeth
i genhedlaeth

Signed: (reliefs) L.F. Roslyn / 1920 sc.

Annotation

On 15 September 1923 unveiled by Sir R.H. Williams-Bulkeley.

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)

Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location (N 53°18'31" - W 4°37'58")

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