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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Vale Of White Horse
Town
Sunningwell
County
Oxfordshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
31819
Current location

St. Leonard's Church
Sunningwell Road
Sunningwell
Vale Of White Horse
Oxfordshire
OX13 6RD
England

OS Grid Ref: SP 49573 00533
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
WW1, wall mounted, portrait orientated, nowy-headed backboard supporting a moulded nowy-headed tablet with chamfered sides and base edges. Military crest and wreath within the nowy-head. Immediately beneath this tablet is a smaller landscape orientated, plain WW2 tablet incorporating four chamfered edges. Both tablets bear incised inscriptions and names, infilled with a black enamel paint.
Inscription
Upper WW1 tablet : THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE / To the Honoured Memory of / the Men of this Parish / who fell in the Great War / 1914 - 1919 / (16 Names) / Faithful unto Death Lower WW2 tablet : 1939 - 1945 / (5 Names) / "Rest eternal grant them O Lord."
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Balls, A.
Champ, Frederick Joseph
Cripps, Alfred Edmund
Haggie, George Esmond
Heath-smith, Sidney John
Hill, Thomas Bryan
Holberton, Philip Vaughan
Honey, James Thomas
Iliffe, Cecil Arthur Mountfort
Kaines, Alfred L.
See details for all 21 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 16
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 16
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Rank, forename, surname, regiment, date of death
    Order of information: Rank
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 5
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 5
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Forename, surname, rank, regiment
    Order of information: Surname
Components
  • Tablets
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble - White
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Public

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