The Welsh Hospital in South Africa

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Reference WMO240661

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St. David's Cathedral

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The Pebbles

St David's, Pembrokeshire

Wales

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Status: On original site
Type: Non freestanding
Location: Internal
Setting: Inside a building - public/private
Description: Board/Plaque/ Tablet
Materials:
  • Metal Brass
Lettering: Inscribed on a plaque
Conflicts:
  • Boer War, Second (1899-1902)
About the memorial: On a buttress along the right hand (south) passage of the Cathedral, inset into the wall.A large brass plaque, surmounted by a red Welsh dragon, and each corner adorned with a white metal foliate rose, commemorating 6 members of the hospital and nursing service who died in South Africa in 1900-1901.
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THE WELSH HOSPITAL / IN SOUTH AFRICA / THE TABLET WAS PLACTED IN / THIS CATHEDRAL PORCH BY THE / COMMITTEE OF THE WELSH HOSPITAL / IN SOUTH AFRICA IN MEMORY OF / THOSE MEMBERS OF THE MEDICAL AND / NURSING SERVICE OF THE HOSPITAL / WHO DIED FOR THEIR COUNTRY / IN THE BOER WAR IN THE YEARS / 1900 AND 1901. / (6 names) GORPHWYSANT

PROFESSOR ALFRED WILLIAM HUGHES, M.B., F.R.C.S. / PROFESSOR THOMAS JONES, MB., F.R.C.S. / HERBERT DAVIES, M.B. / THOMAS RICHARD EAMES, DRESSER / MARION LLOYD, ROYAL RED CROSS, MATRON / FLORENCE LOUISE SAGE, NURSING SISTER.

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