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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Vale Of White Horse
Town
Besselsleigh
County
Oxfordshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
Dennis Godfrey
Ceremony
  • Dedicated
    Date: 13th February 1921
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
31221
Current location

St. Lawrence's Church
Faringdon Road
A420
Besselsleigh
Vale Of White Horse
Oxfordshire
OX13 5PY
England

OS Grid Ref: SP 45633 01071
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Wall mounted tablet.
Inscription
LET US REMEMBER BEFORE GOD / THOSE WHO FROM THIS PARISH / LAID DOWN THEIR LIVES / FOR THEIR KING AND COUNTRY / IN THE GREAT WAR / 1914 - 1918 / SEE TO IT, YE THAT COME AFTER, THEIR NAMES BE NOT FORGOTTEN (4 Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Barnes, William
Hicks, Edward
Webb, Richard
White, Charles
See details for all 4 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 4
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 4
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,regiment,forename,decorations
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone - Hopton Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
Church

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