Men Of Marston- Tablet

WM reference
32072
Memorial type
Lost
No
Town
County
District
Subject/Period
Current location

ON THE WEST WALL OF THE SOUTH AISLE
St Nicholas Church
Church La
Marston
Oxford
Oxfordshire
England
OS Grid Ref.: SP 527 089
Denomination: Church of England

Description

WHITE MARBLE TABLET MOUNTED ON A BLACK-VEINED MARBLE TABLET. CRENELLATED TOP ABOVE THE WHITE TABLET. INCISED INSCRIPTION IN BLACK LETTERING CROSS WITHIN A WREATH AT THE TOP CENTRE OF THE TABLET WW2 dates and names added at foot

Inscription

TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND IN PROUD REMEMBRANCE OF/ THE MEN OF MARSTON,/ WHO DIED GLORIOUSLY/ FOR THEIR COUNTRY/ IN THE GREAT WAR, 1914-1918./ (Names)/ Their name liveth for evermore./ 1939-1945/ (Names)

Inscription legible?

Yes

Names on memorial

None recorded

Subject/Period

First World War (1914-1918)
Total names on memorial: 12
Served and returned: 0
Died: 12
Exact count: yes
Information shown: surname,rank,regiment,forename
Order of information: surname

Subject/Period

Second World War (1939-1945)
Total names on memorial: 3
Served and returned: 0
Died: 3
Exact count: yes
Information shown: surname,rank,regiment,forename
Order of information: surname

Component

Backboard
Condition: Good
Measurements: Undefined
Materials: Marble - Black
Listed?: No

Component

Tablet
Condition: Good
Measurements: height 1050MM, width 560MM
Materials: Marble - White
Listed?: No

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

Unknown or N/A

Reference

Oxfordshire Family History Society F16

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