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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Oxford
Town
Iffley
County
Oxfordshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Dedicated
    Date: 21st. August 1921
    Attended by:
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
32098
Current location

South wall of Nave
east of organ case,
St. Mary the Virgin Church
Church Way
Iffley
Oxford
Oxfordshire
OX4 4EJ
England

OS Grid Ref: SP 52706 03455
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Wall mounted landscape orientated moulded wooden frame, housing a bronze plaque comprising, at top centre, a raised cross within a rectangular shield and embellishments, flanked by raised inscriptions below which, are the names and a further inscription. All are enclosed by a raised, narrow-banded decorative zig-zag border design. Wooden frame includes square sectioned corner posts incorporating a double cross-like design in relief on front faces.
Inscription
Upper left : IN HONOURED / MEMORY OF THE / MEN OF IFFLEY Upper right : WHO DIED IN / THE GREAT WAR / 1914 TO 1919: Lower section : (21 NAMES) / THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Barnes, W.
Bickmore, B.
Bradley, G.
Bragger, N.
Cordrey, W.
Cunnington, C. T.
Farnell, H. A.
Forrest, C.
Hambridge, W. F.
Jordan, A. H.
See details for all 21 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 21
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 21
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Forename initials, surname
    Order of information: Surname
Components
  • Frame
    Measurements: height 560 mm, width 780 mm
    Materials: Wood - Oak
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
Listing information
  • CHURCH OF ST MARY
  • Grade I
  • 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

This record comprises all information held by IWM’s War Memorials Register for this memorial. Where we hold a names list for the memorial, this information will be displayed on the memorial record. Please check back as we are adding more names to the database.

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