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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Oxford
Town
Marston
County
Oxfordshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
32072
Current location
  • ON THE WEST WALL OF THE SOUTH AISLE
    St Nicholas Church
    Church La
    Marston
    Oxford
    Oxfordshire
    England

    OS Grid Ref: SP 527 089
    Denomination: Church of England
Description
WHITE MARBLE TABLET MOUNTED ON A BLACK-VEINED MARBLE TABLET. CRENELLATED TOP ABOVE THE WHITE TABLET. INCISED INSCRIPTION IN BLACK LETTERING CROSS WITHIN A WREATH AT THE TOP CENTRE OF THE TABLET WW2 dates and names added at foot
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND IN PROUD REMEMBRANCE OF/ THE MEN OF MARSTON,/ WHO DIED GLORIOUSLY/ FOR THEIR COUNTRY/ IN THE GREAT WAR, 1914-1918./ (Names)/ Their name liveth for evermore./ 1939-1945/ (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 12
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 12
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 3
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 3
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: surname
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • Oxfordshire Family History Society F16

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