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Detail from: Memorial to 158 Squadron by Peter W. Naylor, 2009

Falklands Islands Memorial

Summary

Type War Memorial

     Large block of granite with black marble tablet bearing names of men from Cardiff killed in the Falkland Islands campaign in 1982.
         

Inscriptions

Inscription on black marble tablet, letters incised and painted white: IN / MEMORY OF THE MEN / OF THE / CITY OF CARDIFF followed by six names, one from the Royal Navy and six from the Welsh Guards KILLED IN ACTION / FALKLAND ISLANDS / CAMPAIGN / 1982 / IN THE CAUSE OF / FREEDOM.

Contributor details

Contributor Role
Known, Not ---

Element details

Part of work Material Dimensions
Memorial Granite 198cm high x 130cm wide

PMSA recording information

Reference Region
CARDIFF054 AH
General condition Good
Surface condition
  • No damage
Structural condition
  • Other
Vandalism
  • None
Road Alexandra Gardens
Precise location Near Welsh National War Memorial
A-Z ref 30 2A
OS ref None

Sorry, we have no precise geographical information for this item.

Date of design None
Year of unveiling 1983
Unveiling details Unveiled on 24th October 1983
Commissioned by None
Duty of care None
Listing status Not listed
At risk? No known risk

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