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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
South Oxfordshire
Town
Henley On Thames
County
Oxfordshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
31491
Current location

TOWN HALL
Henley On Thames
South Oxfordshire
Oxfordshire
England

OS Grid Ref: SU 760 820
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
TWO LARGE STONE TABLETS SET EITHER SIDE OF ENTRANCE TO TOWN HALL. BLACK LETTERING. NAMES IN FOUR COLUMNS.
Inscription
TO THE PROUD AND GLORIOUS MEMORY OF/ THE FOLLOWING BRAVE HEROES FROM THE/ BOROUGH OF HENLEY-ON-THAMES WHO LAID/ DOWN THEIR LIVES IN THE GREAT WAR/ 1914-1918/ (NAMES)/ "THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE"/ THE 1939-1945 WAR/ MEMORIAL TO THE FALLEN/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Allen, F
Allen, L E
Avery, F J
Avery, G
Awbery, C L
Bailey, F C
Baker, A
Barlow, T P
Barnes, A
Bartlett, E G
See details for all 186 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 184
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 184
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 72
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 72
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Tablets
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
  • TOWN HALL
  • Grade II*
  • 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

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