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Memorial details

Memorial type
Seat
District
West Oxfordshire
Town
Swinbrook
County
Oxfordshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
31692
Current location

West wall,
St. Mary's Church
Pebble Court
Swinbrook
West Oxfordshire
Oxfordshire
OX18 4DY
England

OS Grid Ref: SP 27984 12143
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Oak pews with dedicatory inscription in gold lettering inscribed on a wooden panel. Coloured family crests flank the inscription.
Inscription
THE OAK PEWS IN THIS / CHURCH ARE PLACED / HERE IN MEMORY OF / LORD REDESDALE / G.C.V.O. K.C.B. / WHO DIED AT BATSFORD PARK / IN GLOUCESTERSHIRE / ON 17TH AUGUST 1916 / AND OF / MAJOR THE HONOURABLE / CLEMENT FREEMAN-MITFORD / DSO / XTH ROYAL HUSSARS / WHO WAS KILLED IN ACTION / IN FLANDERS / ON 13TH MAY 1915.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Freeman-mitford, Clement
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Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Rank, forename, surname, decorations, regiment, manner of death, place of death, date of death, additional
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Panelling
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
  • Pew
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood - Oak
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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