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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
West Oxfordshire
Town
Swinbrook
County
Oxfordshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
31691
Current location

Adjacent to the churchyard's northern gate,
St. Mary's Churchyard
Pebble Court
Swinbrook
West Oxfordshire
Oxfordshire
OX18 4DY
England

OS Grid Ref: SP 28020 12177
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Two-stepped square base consisting of an overhanging platform-topped lower step and plain upper step, surmounted by a square to octagonal sectioned transition plinth, square footed, octagonal sectioned tapering shaft, moulded boss and stylised wheel cross. Incised inscription on sides of top step and plinth.
Inscription
6 o'clock face : TO THE MEMORY OF THE MEN OF SWINBROOK / AND WIDFORD WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN / THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1918 Other faces : (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Allsworth, Isaac
Andrews, Morgan
Buckingham, Walter
Bunce, William
Butler, Frederick
Cook, John
Crook, Ernest
Freeman-mitford, Clement
Ilott, Joseph
Matthews, Joseph
See details for all 14 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 14
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 14
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 3
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 3
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
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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