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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Oxford
Town
Oxford
County
Oxfordshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
MR GABRIEL PIPPET (Sculptor)
Ceremony
  • Dedicated
    Date: 11th December 1921
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
32017
Current location

St. Aloysius Church
Woodstock Road
Oxford
Oxford
Oxfordshire
OX2 6HA
England

OS Grid Ref: SP 51047 06996
Denomination: Roman Catholic

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Description
Wall mounted tablet with upper section in relief of the figure of Christ held in the arms of Mary, male figure and Mary Magdalen kneel behind. Below the relief are the incised inscriptions and names in black and red lettering.
Inscription
GREATER LOVE THAN THIS NO / MAN HATH THAN THAT HE LAY / DOWN HIS LIFE FOR HIS FRIENDS / PRAY FOR / (20 NAMES) / WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR / 1914 R.I.P. 1918
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Burke, Thomas S
Callaghan, Michael J
Chambers, Joseph
Collinson, Percy
Cowley, Cyril
Douglas, William
Marchetti, Albert
Mawer, Edwin
May, Edmund
Napper, Edmund E
See details for all 20 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 20
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 20
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Forename, surname
    Order of information: Surname
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: depth 60 mm, height 860 mm, width 470 mm
    Materials: Marble - White
Listing information
  • CHURCH OF ST ALOYSIUS (ROMAN CATHOLIC)
  • Grade II
  • This memorial is protected, and listed on the National Heritage List for England maintained by Historic England. View list entry
  • More about listing and the protection of historic places can be found on the Historic England website
  • Historic England
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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