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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Vale Of White Horse
Town
Cumnor
County
Oxfordshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
31331
Current location

Church adjacent to High Street / Abingdon Road junction,
St. Michael's Church
High Street
Cumnor
Vale Of White Horse
Oxfordshire
OX2 9PE
England

OS Grid Ref: SP 46155 04136
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Wall mounted, landscape orientated slate tablet with a moulded border enclosing incised inscription and names. To either side of the inscription area is a laurel wreath in relief. Within the left hand wreath is the heraldic shield of St. George and in the right hand wreath is a shield containing a decorative terminal-armed cross. Both designs are red on white ground.
Inscription
+ IN UNDYING MEMORY OF THE / MEN OF THIS PLACE WHO LAID DOWN / THEIR LIVES IN THE GREAT / WAR THAT OTHERS MIGHT LIVE / (1 NAME) / (24 NAMES in 3 colomns) / 1914 Their name liveth for evermore 1918
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Ayres, E W
Barson, A
Barson, P
Bateman, F W
Bennett, M
Brogden, A. J.
Brogden, C
Brogden, G
Brogden, W G
Bullock, S
See details for all 25 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 25
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 25
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Rank, forename initials, surname, decorations
    Order of information: Rank, surname
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: height 2 ft, width 3 ft
    Materials: Slate
Listing information
  • CHURCH OF ST MICHAEL
  • Grade I
  • This memorial is protected, and listed on the National Heritage List for England maintained by Historic England. View list entry
  • More about listing and the protection of historic places can be found on the Historic England website
  • Historic England
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

This record comprises all information held by IWM’s War Memorials Register for this memorial. Where we hold a names list for the memorial, this information will be displayed on the memorial record. Please check back as we are adding more names to the database.

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