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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
West Oxfordshire
Town
Swinbrook
County
Oxfordshire
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
31693
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
Wall mounted oval stone tablet.
Inscription
IN LASTING AND DEVOTED MEMORY / OF A / VERY PERFECT SON AND BROTHER / MAJOR THE HONOURABLE / THOMAS DAVID FREEMAN-MITFORD / THE QUEEN'S WESTMINSTERS / WHO DIED IN BURMA ON GOOD FRIDAY 30TH MARCH 1945 / OF WOUNDS RECEIVED IN ACTION ON THE PREVIOUS SATURDAY / WHILE ATTACHED AS 2ND-IN-COMMAND TO THE DEVONSHIRE REGIMENT / AGED 36 / THE ONLY SON OF LORD AND LADY REDESDALE / "GOD CARETH FOR US"
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Freeman-mitford, Thomas David
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Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Rank, forename, surname, year died, regiment, place of death, manner of death, age of death, relationships, additional
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
  • CHURCH OF ST MARY
  • 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
Reference

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