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Memorial details

Memorial type
Roll of honour or book of remembrance
Oadby And Wigston
Wigston Magna
First World War (1914-1918)
Not lost
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Current location

Roundabout junction of Bushloe End & Moat Street,
All Saints Church
Bushloe End
Wigston Magna
Oadby And Wigston
LE18 2BA

OS Grid Ref: SP 60404 98686
Denomination: Church of England

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Churchyard ground mounted, large wooden frame, housing three portrait orientated Roll of Honour inscription boards, above which, are rear-sloping, hooded shoulders & a hooded central gable. A wooden cross is mounted on the upper middle section of the centre board. The whole memorial board is held firm by means of metal ground support bars at the rear. Inscription & names in black on a white background.
Left & right panels : (104 NAMES) Centre panel : (22 NAMES) / Lord, all Pitying, Jesu Blest / Grant Them Thine Eternal Rest.
Inscription legible?
Names on memorial
Abell, Albert A.
Agar, Arthur
Bailey, Percy
Barnes, George
Barnes, George
Barrett, A
Baxter, Harold E.
Beattie, William
Bennett, Hector
Bennett, Walter
See details for all 126 names
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 126
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forename
    Order of information: surname
  • Frame
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Trust fund/Scholarship
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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