United Kingdom National Inventory of War Memorials
 The Imperial War Museum

LAMPETER

Our Ref: 6813

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Address

Bryn Square
NORTH ROAD, BRYN ROAD and BRYN SQUARE
LAMPETER
DYFED
Wales
 
Type:Serviceman/Woman
OS Map Ref:SN 578 485

Inscription

TO THE/ IMMORTAL MEMORY OF/ THE MEN OF LAMPETER/ AND OF NURSE RICHARDS/ WHO DIED IN THE GREAT WAR/ 1914-1919/ NOBLY THEY DID THEIR DUTY/ AND SACRIFICED THEIR LIVES/ DEFENDING THEIR HOMES AND COUNTRY/ MEWN ANGOR NI CHANT FOD/ (NAMES)/ THIS INSCRIPTION IS/ IN REMEMBRANCE OF ALL/ WHO GAVE/ THEIR LIVES/ 1939-1945/(NAMES)

Components

ComponentMaterial(s)HeightWidthDepthCondition
PLINTHGRANITE   Good
FIGUREBRONZE   Good
MEMORIALUNKNOWN15FT  Good

Physical Description

SOLDIER STANDING WITH SLUNG RIFLE AND ONE FOOT RESTING ON A ROCK. ON SQUARE PLINTH AND ROUGH HEWN BASE. MEMORIAL STANDS ON RAISED TERRACE.

Wars Commemorated & People Remembered

WarSecond World War (1939-1945)
Total names on memorial:0
Served & Returned0
Died22
Is this an exact count?Not known
How are the names ordered?Not known
What information is listed on the memorial? surname, forename
Do we hold a list of names on the memorial?No
WarFirst World War (1914-1918)
Total names on memorial:0
Served & Returned0
Died42
Is this an exact count?Not known
How are the names ordered?Not known
What information is listed on the memorial? surname, rank, regiment, forename
Do we hold a list of names on the memorial?No

Maintenance

Are the letters difficult to read?No
Who is responsible for the memorial?

Maintenance History:

Ceremonies

Date:14 October 1921
RolePerformed By
Unveiled UNKNOWN

Sponsorships

Sponsorship Type:None
Did this include a trust or scholarship?No
Did this include a roll of honour?NOT APPLICABLE
Cost of Site:#3,000
Cost of Memorial:Not known
Comments on Costs:

Craftsmen

NameOccupation
SIR WILLIAM GOSCOMBE JOHNArtist
LLEWELLYN BANKES-PRICEDesigner

References

Co-ordinator's Comments:

Comments: 
Photographs:4
Other Documents:MAP
Form / Letter:F
Negatives:No
Drawings / Plans:No
Minutes:No
Press Cuttings:2
Postcards:1