Wootton

WM reference
31911
Memorial type
Lost
No
Town
County
District
Subject/Period
Ceremony
  • Dedicated : 18th November 1919
Current location

ST PETERS CHURCH
Wootton
Vale Of White Horse
Oxfordshire
England
OS Grid Ref.: SP 477 016
Denomination: Church of England

Description

TALL LATIN CROSS ON SQUARE PLINTH AND BRICK BASE SMALL SHIELD AND CROSS OF ST GEORGE HALFWAY UP THE SHAFT ON EACH SIDE

Inscription

(6 O'CLOCK) TO THE MEMORY/ OF WOOTTONS FRIENDS/ WHOM FELL IN/ THE GREAT WAR/ (NAMES) (3 O'CLOCK) (NAMES) (9 O'CLOCK) (NAMES) (12 O'CLOCK) THESE ARE THEY WHO/ CAME OUT OF GREAT/ TRIBULATION/ THEIR BODIES ARE BURIED/ IN PEACE, BUT THEIR NAME/ LIVETH FOR EVERMORE/ 1914 - 1918

Inscription legible?

Yes

Names on memorial

Clifton, Frederick
Dyer, Arthur
Finch, Harry
Griffin, Charles
Minns, Henry
Shepherd, Arthur
West, Ernest
Winterbourne, George
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Subject/Period

First World War (1914-1918)
Total names on memorial: 8
Served and returned: 0
Died: 8
Exact count: no
Information shown: surname,forename
Order of information: surname

Component

Base
Condition: Good
Measurements: Undefined
Materials: Brick
Listed?: No

Component

Cross
Condition: Good
Measurements: depth 3FT, height 18FT, width 3FT
Materials: Stone
Listed?: No

Ceremony

Dedicated
Date: 18th November 1919
Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries

Costs

Site: Unknown or N/A
Memorial: Unknown or N/A
Comments: None

Trust fund/Scholarship

No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

Sponsorship

Unknown or N/A
Details: Unknown or N/A

Responsibility of

WOOTTON PC

Notes

OXFORD TIMES 21 NOVEMBER 1919; OXFORD JOURNAL ILLUSTRATED 3 DEC 1919

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