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Latitude: 51.8611 / 51°51'39"N
Longitude: -4.7297 / 4°43'46"W
OS Eastings: 212135
OS Northings: 221577
OS Grid: SN121215
Mapcode National: GBR CW.SZFT
Mapcode Global: VH2NS.YHZ4
Entry Name: Llandissilio War Memorial
Listing Date: 15 July 2004
Last Amended: 15 July 2004
Source ID: 82947
Building Class: Commemorative
Location: In a prominent position on the E side of the main road through Llandissilio.
Community: Llandissilio West (Gorllewin Llandysilio)
Community: Llandissilio West
Built-Up Area: Llandissilio
Traditional County: Pembrokeshire
War memorial, erected c. 1920, to men of the parish killed in the Great War. Later additions for the Second World War.
War Memorial, grey granite Celtic cross with interlace decoration, the granite polished to a dark grey for five spheres in the cross head and raised borders. Large curved-sided tapering pedestal, with memorial inscriptions, polished apart from the rebated borders, on square plinth with polished sloping sides. Inscriptions on front read 'COGONIANT YN Y CORUCHAF, ODUW', 'TO THE HONOURED MEMORY OF THE MEN OF THE PARISH WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WARS', '1914-1918', '1939-1945' and 'DROS DUW, DROS FRENIN, DROS WLAD'. Five names are inscribed on the right side and five names on the left side.
Included as a well-detailed Celtic Revival cross and for historical interest as a Great War memorial.
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