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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)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
31820
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
Wall mounted wooden backboard supporting a bronze plaque with a small raised Cross above text.
Inscription
IN EVERLASTING MEMORY OF / CLIFFORD WHITTINGTON GREEN / CAPTAIN, 1ST ROYAL BERKSHIRE REGIMENT / BORN AUGUST 16TH 1890 / DIED IN FRANCE JUNE 27TH 1915 OF WOUNDS RECEIVED / WHILE PLACING HIS NAME UNDER COVER FROM SHELLFIRE / "GREATER LOVE HATH NO MAN THAN THIS / THAT A MAN LAY DOWN HIS LIFE FOR HIS FRIENDS"
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Whittington-green, Clifford
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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: Forename, surname, rank, regiment, date of birth, place of death, date of death, manner of death
    Order of information: Forename, surname, rank, regiment, date of birth, place of death, date of death, manner of death
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
  • Backboard
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Private

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