Cofeb Bedyddwyr Merchant's Hill Baptists' Memorial

Basic information

Address

Merchant's Hill, Pontnewynydd, Pontypool

County

Monmouthshire

 

Detailed information

Location

Internal

Type

Non-freestanding

Setting

Inside a building - public

Description

Board/Plaque/Tablet

Condition

Good

Category

Memorial

 

Comments

 

About

Notes

NAMES/ENWAU: Second Lieut. A. Llywelyn Meredith, 1st Mons; Lance Corporal A. Taylor, 2nd Mons; Pte J. Mogford DCM, 2nd Mons; Pte G. H. Dare, 2nd Mons; Pte S. Waite, M.G.C.; Pte H. Watkins, 2nd Mons; Nure O. Jenkins, V.A.D.

Inscription

Roll of honour/ Thy will be done/ THIS TABLET IS ERECTED IN HONOUR OF THOSE/ OF THIS CHURCH AND SCHOOL WHO SERVED IN THE/ GREAT WAR. 1914-1918./ SACRED TO THE MEMORY OF THE FOLLOWING WHO/ MADE THE SUPREME SACRIFICE/ [...names...]/ GREATER LOVE HATH NO MAN THAN THIS, THAT/ A MAN LAY DOWN HIS LIFE FOR HIS FRIENDS. // Rhestr anrhydedd/ Gwneler dy ewyllys/ CAFODD Y TABLED YMA EI GODI ER ANRHYDEDD RHEINI/ O'R EGLWYS AC YSGOL YMA A WASANAETHODD YN Y/ RHYFEL MAWR 1914-1918./ ER COF Y CANLYNOL A/ WNAETH YR ABERTH GORUCHAF/ [...enwau...]/ CARIAD MWY NA HWN NID OES GANNEB:/ SEF, BOD I UN ROI EI EINIOIES DROS EI GYFEILLION

Service persons

Name Rank Regiment/Battalion Date of death
Arthur Meredith Second Lieutenant Monmouthshire Regiment 04/06/1918
Arthur Taylor Private Monmouthshire Regiment 01/07/1917
John Mogford Private Monmouthshire Regiment 08/05/1915
GHW Dare Private Monmouthshire Regiment 04/04/1915
S Waite Private other 28/12/1917
Herbert Watkins Private Monmouthshire Regiment 03/05/1915