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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Vale Of White Horse
Town
Lyford
County
Oxfordshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
31722
Current location

South wall of Nave
left of entrance,
St. Mary the Virgin Church
The Green
Lyford
Vale Of White Horse
Oxfordshire
OX12 0EG
England

OS Grid Ref: SU 39009 94231
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Wall mounted tablet with an incised cross at top centre, beneath which, is the incised inscription and seven names. Cross, lettering and numerals, all infilled with black enamel paint.
Inscription
IN MEMORY OF / THOSE MEN OF LYFORD / WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES / IN THE 1914 - 1918 WAR / (7 Names) / May we never / forget
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Brogden, T
Coe, N
Gilbert, G
Lay, P
Miles, P
Woodbridge, A
Woodbridge, F
See details for all 7 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 7
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 7
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Forename initials, surname
    Order of information: Surname
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: height 525 mm, width 375 mm
    Materials: Stone
Listing information
Condition
History
c1993 : A small wooden shelf below the tablet was used for flowers. c2012 : The shelf has been replaced by a small wheel cross.
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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