County Longford Great War Memorial

County Longford Great War Memorial (HMI6H)

Location: Longford, Longford 16507 Longford
Country: Ireland
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N 53° 43.55', W 7° 47.94'

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1914 - 1918

[Northeast Face]

To Perpetuate the Memory
of the 284 Gallant Soldiers
of the County Longford
who fell in the Great World War.

This Cross was erected by
the generous subscriptions of
their sorrowing relatives,
comrades and sympathisers.

R. I. P.

[Handwritten note hanging below reads:]

In memory of the 325 Longford men and women
who died in World Wars One and Two
and other conflicts
R. I. P.

[Southwest face]

Those loving Heroes
good and kind
Beloved by those
they left behind
Forget them; no we never will
While life shall last
we,ll love them still.

[Southhwest face]

Death is swallowed
up in Victory

[Northwest face]

Greater love than this
no man hath. That a man
lay down his life
for his friends.
HM NumberHMI6H
Placed ByRelatives, Comrades and Sympathisers
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Wednesday, September 3rd, 2014 at 11:38pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)29U E 579239 N 5953688
Decimal Degrees53.72583333, -7.79900000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 53° 43.55', W 7° 47.94'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds53° 43' 33.00" N, 7° 47' 56.40" W
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Area Code(s)814
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 40 N63, Longford Longford 16507, IE
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