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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
South Oxfordshire
Town
Sandford-on-Thames
County
Oxfordshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
32008

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Current location

St Andrew's Church
Church Road
Sandford-on-Thames
South Oxfordshire
Oxfordshire
OX4 4XZ
England

OS Grid Ref: SP 53345 01770
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Brass Plaque
Inscription
+/IN LOVING MEMORY OF/ HUGH STANLEY CANNON/ MOTOR DISPATCH RIDER, ROYAL ENGINEERS, /KILLED IN ACTION AT THE FIRST BATLE OF YPRES,/ OCTOBER 31ST 1914, AGED 26 YEARS./ GREATER LOVE HATH NO MAN THAN THIS.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Cannon, Hugh Stanley
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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: rank, surname, date of death, regiment, place of death, forenames, manner of death, age
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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