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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Oadby And Wigston
Town
Oadby
County
Leicestershire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
37742
Current location

Oadby Trinity Methodist Church
Harborough Rd
Oadby
Oadby And Wigston
Leicestershire
LE2 4LA
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 62605 00514
Denomination: Methodist

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Previous locations
  • United Methodist Church
    Hill St
    Leicester
    Oadby And Wigston
    Leicestershire
    England

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
Gabled tablet on rectangular backboard
Inscription
TO/ THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND IN GRATEFUL REMEMBRANCE OF/ (Names)/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES FOR US IN THE GREAT WAR/ 1914 - 1918
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Beck, Frank
Bond, John
Chapman, Tom F
Eglon, Horace
Hurley, Horace E
Knight, William
Norwell, Herbert
Palmer, Wilfred H
Patrick, Sidney
See details for all 9 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 9
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 9
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Backboard
    Measurements: height 680MM, width 870MM
    Materials: Marble - Black
  • First World War memorial
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble - White
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
CHURCH PROPERTY COMMITTEE

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