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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Vale Of White Horse
Town
Shippon
County
Oxfordshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
Dennis Godfrey
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
31770
Current location

St. Mary Magdalene Church
Barrow Road
Shippon
Vale Of White Horse
Oxfordshire
OX13 6JQ
England

OS Grid Ref: SU 48074 98017
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Wall mounted portrait orientated, moulded edged oval wooden board. Inscribed inscription and names infilled with gold coloured paint. Small carved wreath attached to bottom edge of board.
Inscription
+ / TO / THE MEMORY OF / THE MEN WHO FELL IN / THE GREAT WAR FOR HOME / AND COUNTRY. / (8 NAMES) / A.D. 1914 - 1918.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Aldwinckle, Bernard
Bosbury, Francis Reginald
Cross, Frank Henry Jack
James, Edward George
Lay, Frederick John
Mott, Albert John
Mott, Henry John
Wheeler, George Edwin
See details for all 8 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 8
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 8
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Forename, surname
    Order of information: Surname
Components
  • Board
    Measurements: width 2 ft
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
  • CHURCH OF ST MARY MAGDALENE
  • 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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