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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Vale Of White Horse
Town
Wantage
County
Oxfordshire
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Maker
LT COL F T ORMAN (Designer)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 10th July 1949
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
31904
Current location

KINGS ALFREDS SCHOOL
Portway
Wantage
Vale Of White Horse
Oxfordshire
OX12 9BY
England

OS Grid Ref: SU 397 875
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
CRUCIFORM TABLET SURROUNDED BY A WREATH, MOUNTED HIGH ON THE WALL IN THE MAIN ENTRANCE GATEWAY TO THE SCHOOL SURMOUNTED BY SCHOOL CREST
Inscription
1939 1945/ TO THE MEMORY OF/ OLD ALFREDIANS/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES/ FOR THEIR COUNTRY IN/ THE SECOND WORLD WAR/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 17
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 17
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Second World War memorial
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone - Hopton Wood
Listing information
Condition
Costs

Site: £140

Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Private
Responsibility
KINGS ALFREDS SCHOOL

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