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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Cherwell
Town
Kidlington
County
Oxfordshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: C1998
    Attended by: UNKNOWN
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
59996
Current location

In the reception area
Thames Valley Police Headquarters
Oxford Road
Kidlington
Cherwell
Oxfordshire
OX5 2NX
England

OS Grid Ref: SP 49839 13001
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Longitudinal engraved slate tablets set within a wooden panel. Inscription in white lettering.
Inscription
IN MEMORY / OF THOSE/ OFFICERS WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES/ IN/ THE FIRST & SECOND WORLD WARS/ THAMES VALLEY CONSTITUENT FORCES/ BERKSHIRE CONSTABULARY/ 1914-1918/ (Names)/ 1939-1945/ (Names)/ BUCKINGHAMSHIRE CONSTABULARY/ 1914-1918/ (Names)/ 1939-1945/ (Names)/ HIGH WYCOMBE BOROUGH POLICE/ 1914-1918/ (Names)/ OXFORDSHIRE CONSTABULARY/ 1914-1918/ (Names)/ 1939-1945/ (Names)/ OXFORD CITY POLICE/ 1914-1918/ (Names)/ 1939-1945/ (Names)/ READING BOROUGH POLICE/ 1914-1918/ (Names)/ 1939-1945/ (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Admans, Arthur H
Alexander, Albert
Arnold, John D
Batting, George
Beckett, Stephen G
Beebee, Joseph H
Bennett, George W
Bishop, Arthur
Brandon, George
Brindley, Roy H
See details for all 94 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 47
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 47
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,regiment,forename,additional
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 47
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 47
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,regiment,forename,additional
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Tablets
    Measurements: height 2400mm, width 444mm
    Materials: Slate
  • Frame
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
History
2001: Errors in information on the tablets were identified. Research was carried out to ascertain all the information was correct before a new tablet was commissioned in 2004.
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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