Bedlinog Pits, Dowlais Collieries (GKN)

Basic information

Address

Bedlinog, Merthyr Tydfil

County

Glamorganshire

 

Detailed information

Location

Internal

Type

Non-freestanding

Setting

Inside a building - private

Category

Memorial

 

Comments

 

About

Notes

Enwau/Names: W. BEAVAN; A.T. BURSTON; D.B. DAVIES; D.T. DAVIES; S. DAVIES; H. EDMUNDS; W. J. EDWARDS; W. O. FRANCIS; E. JAMES; G.W. JONES; D.J. JONES; J. JONES; S. E. JONES; J. LYNCH; J. McMURRAY; B. H. MORGAN; R. T. PHILLIPS; H. G. PRICE; H. M. PRICE; J. SMALL; C. TANDY; R. S. J. THOMAS; W. J. THOMAS; J. WALSH; M. WILLIAMS; T. D. WILLIAMS

Inscription

IN EVER GRATEFUL RECOGNITION/ OF THE SPLENDID PATRIOTISM/ AND HEROIC SELF SACRIFICE OF/ THE EMPLOYEES OF/ GUEST, KEEN & NETTLEFOLDS, LTD./ (BEDLINOG PITS, DOWLAIS COLLIERIES)/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES/ FOR THEIR KING AND COUNTRY/ IN THE GREAT WAR, 1914-1918// MEWN CYDNABYDDIAETH BYTH-DDIOLCHGAR/ O'R GWLADGARIAETH YSBLENNYD/ A'R HUNAN-ABERTH ARWROL/ GWEITHWYR/ GUEST, KEEN A NETTLEFOLDS LTD./ (PYLLAU BEDLINOG, GLOFEYDD DOWLAIS)/ A RODDODD EI FYWYDAU/ DROS EI BRENIN A'I GWALD/ YN Y RHYFEL MAWR, 1914-1918

Service persons

Name Rank Regiment/Battalion Date of death
Arthur Burston Lance Corporal other 07/11/1914
David Davies other Welsh Regiment 04/11/1917
William Francis Private Welsh Regiment 10/08/1915
Richard Thomas Private other 10/06/1916
Thomas Williams Private other 16/08/1917