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Memorial details

Memorial type
Church Fabric / Fitting: Reredos or screen
District
Vale Of White Horse
Town
Ardington
County
Oxfordshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Dedicated
    Date: 07th November 1948
    Attended by: RURAL DEAN OF WANTAGE #
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
31212
Current location

Holy Trinity Church
Church Street
Ardington
Vale Of White Horse
Oxfordshire
OX12 8QA
England

OS Grid Ref: SU 43160 88320
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
A wooden screen with doors surmounted by a gold embellished cross of St George.
Inscription
1914 - 1918/ (Names)/ 1939 - 1945/ (Names)/ THOU THEREFORE FOR WHEN THEY DIED SEEK/ NOT THINE OWN BUT SERVE AS THEY SERVED/ AND IN PEACE OR IN WAR BEAR THYSELF EVER/ AS CHRIST'S SOLDIER GENTLE IN ALL THINGS/ VALIANT IN ACTION STEADFAST IN ADVERSITY
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 18
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 18
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Surname, forename.
    Order of information: Surname.
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 18
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 18
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Surname, forename.
    Order of information: Surname.
Components
  • Screen
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood - Oak
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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