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Great Britain
Colwyn Bay - Bae Colwyn
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Conway Road
(Queens Gardens)

War Memorial - Cofeb rhyfel

John Cassidy
1922

Colwyn Bay - Bae Colwyn /  War Memorial - Cofeb rhyfel   Colwyn Bay - Bae Colwyn /  War Memorial - Cofeb rhyfel

Description

Bronze statue of a soldier standing at ease with hands clasped above reversed rifle. On the faces of the pedestal two tablets with names and reliefs, showing:
  1. "Military": soldiers marching to war,
  2. "Naval": the deck of an armed merchant ship.
  3. "The Homecoming": returning soldiers and sailors, some wounded, and nurses.

Colwyn Bay - Bae Colwyn / War Memorial - Cofeb rhyfel Colwyn Bay - Bae Colwyn / War Memorial - Cofeb rhyfel Colwyn Bay - Bae Colwyn / War Memorial - Cofeb rhyfel

Inscription(s)

in memory
of those from
COLWYN BAY
who gave their lives
in the great war
1914 - 1918
and
in the world war
1939-1945

Signed: (statue) John Cassidy rbs 1922
(sailors' reliefs) JC 1922

War memorial - list of names

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Sculptor

Sources & Information

Tags

Location N 53°17'46" W 3°43'54"

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Item Code: gbwa141; Photograph: 30 July 2012
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