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Memorial details

Memorial type
Roll of honour or book of remembrance
District
West Oxfordshire
Town
Swinbrook
County
Oxfordshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
59946
Current location

ST MARYS CHURCH
Swinbrook
West Oxfordshire
Oxfordshire
England

OS Grid Ref: SP 280 120
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Framed and glazed Roll of Honour.
Inscription
Greater love hath/ no man than this/ that a man lay down/ his life for his friends/ ROLL OF HONOUR/ Names of the men of, or from this Parish who have/ given their lives for Sovereign and Country/ 1914 - 1918/ (Names)/ 1939 - 1945/ In the sight of the unwise they seemed/ to die......but they rest in peace.
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 14
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 14
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 3
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 3
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Roll of honour
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Paper
  • Frame
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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