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Memorial details

Memorial type
Sculptured / Cast figure
District
South Oxfordshire
Town
Bix With Assendon
County
Oxfordshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
31307
Current location

St James Church
The Triangle
Bix With Assendon
South Oxfordshire
Oxfordshire
RG9 6DA
England

OS Grid Ref: SU 72805 85204
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Stone niche set into brick wall of Church with the figure of Christ on centre at shelf with gilded backing. Below shelf are seven Norman arches, each in blue with the WW1 names insribed in gilt. Four WW2 names below with inscription below all.
Inscription
(WW1 Names)/ (WW2 Names) /HALLOWED IN CHRIST/ BE THE MEMORY OF THE/ GALLANT MEN AND WOMEN WHO/ GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THE GERMAN WARS/ TO SAVE THE FREEDOM OF THE WORLD/ AMONG WHOM ARE OUR OWN BELOVED
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Barefield, Henry James
Fisher, Ross Bernard
Grant, Leo
Hoare, Evelyn Melville Shovel
Hoare, Percival Hugh Trench
May, Austin William
Newport, William James
Quinain, Frederick William
Robinson, John A Holland
Tanner, William
See details for all 11 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 7
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 7
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,rank,regiment,forename
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 4
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 4
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,rank,regiment,forename
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Memorial
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
  • Figure
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Unknown
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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