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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Oswestry
Town
Dudleston
County
Shropshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
37919
Current location

St Mary the Virgin Church
Dudleston
Oswestry
Shropshire
SY12 9EF
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 34592 38425
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
A pedimented white marble tablet mounted onto a mottled marble backboard. The dedication is written in black lettering. There are four flags and a wreath in relief at the top of the tablet. At the top is a gold painted cross.
Inscription
WE PRAY YOU YOU REMEMBER/ IN THE LORD/ THE MEN OF THIS PARISH/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES/ IN THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1919./ (Names)/ FOR GOD KING & COUNTRY.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Beyer, Leslie
Chapman, Alister H D
Edwards, Richard
France, John
Hampson, Hugh
Knowles, William C
Tomkins, Edwin T
Tomkins, George
Woollham, James
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, rank, regiment.
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble - White
  • Backboard
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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