St Columbas Church WW1 And WW2

WM reference
32092
Memorial type
Lost
No
Town
County
District
Subject/Period
Ceremony
  • Dedicated : 9th June 1929
Current location

ST COLUMBAS CHURCH
Alfred St
Oxford
Oxford
Oxfordshire
OX1 4ER
England
OS Grid Ref.: SP 510 060
Denomination: United Reformed

Description

WOODEN PANELLING WITH 46 PLAQUES INSET. NAMES IN WHITE PAINTED LETTERING AND BIBLICAL DEDICATION IN GOLD PAINTED LETTERING AT THE TOP OF THE PANELLING

Inscription

PANEL ONE: COMPASSED ABOUT US WITH SO GREAT A CLOUD OF WITNESSES LET US RUN WITH ENDURANCE/ (WW1 NAMES) PANEL TWO: THE RACE SET BEFORE US LOOKING UNTO THE LEADER AND PERFECTER OF FAITH, JESUS/ (WW1 NAMES) PANEL THREE: WHO ENDURED THE CROSS IS AT THE RIGHT HAND OF GOD/ (WW2 NAMES)

Inscription legible?

Yes

Names on memorial

Aitken, John M
Alexander, Peter J
Atkins, Basil E
Balfour-melville, James E
Barr, John Y
Bartholomew, George H F
Bell, John M
Berry, Edward W
Blane, Malcolm G S
Brown, John R
See details for all 118 names

Subject/Period

First World War (1914-1918)
Total names on memorial: 118
Served and returned: 0
Died: 118
Exact count: yes
Information shown: surname,rank,year died,regiment,place of death,forename,place of birth,additional,decorations
Order of information: additional,surname,forename,decorations,place of birth,rank,regiment,place of death,year died

Subject/Period

Second World War (1939-1945)
Total names on memorial: 54
Served and returned: 0
Died: 54
Exact count: yes
Information shown: surname,rank,year died,regiment,place of death,forename,place of birth,additional,decorations
Order of information: additional,surname,decorations,forename,place of birth,rank,regiment,place of death,year died

Component

Panelling
Condition: Good
Measurements: Undefined
Materials: Wood - Oak
Listed?: No

Component

Plaque
Condition: Good
Measurements: Undefined
Materials: Undefined
Listed?: No

Ceremony

Dedicated
Date: 9th June 1929
Attended by: COUNTESS HAIG

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

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