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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Vale Of White Horse
Town
Upton
County
Oxfordshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
Dennis Godfrey (Builder)
Ceremony
  • Dedicated
    Date: June 1920
    Attended by: UNKNOWN
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
31890
Current location

UPTON METHODIST CHURCH
Upton
Vale Of White Horse
Oxfordshire
England

OS Grid Ref: SU 513 869
Denomination: Methodist

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Previous locations
  • OLD CHURCH (NOW GARAGE)
    High St
    Upton
    Vale Of White Horse
    Oxfordshire
    England

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
Pointed stone tablet in alabaster frame. Black decal inscription
Inscription
IN/ MEMORY OF/ THE MEN OF THIS/ PARISH WHO GAVE THEIR/ LIVES IN THE GREAT WAR FOR/ THE FREEDOM/ OF THE WORLD/ (Names)/ "GREATER LOVE HATH NO MAN THAN THIS/ THAN A MAN LAY DOWN HIS LIFE/ FOR HIS FRIENDS" Additional tablet: F CARTER RL. BERKS. DIED FROM GAS. / AGED 30
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Bellamy, R J
Brewer, J
Brewer, W C
Brown, A J
Butler, A C
Butler, Chas
Butler, Elj
Butler, R S
Carter, F
Carter, W J
See details for all 12 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 12
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 12
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,year died,regiment,age of death
    Order of information: rank,surname
Components
  • First World War memorial
    Measurements: height 3FT, width 2FT
    Materials: Marble
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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