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Memorial details

Memorial type
Roll of honour or book of remembrance
District
Newark And Sherwood
Town
Oxton
County
Nottinghamshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
64224
Current location

Grade II listed
St Peter and St Pauls Church
Main St
Oxton
Newark And Sherwood
Nottinghamshire
NG25 0SD
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 630 514
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Framed and glazed, hand painted illustrated Roll of Honour. There is a Union flag in the top centre, surrounded by a laurel wreath and a scrolled banner. The dedication is below this and the names are divided into three columns beneath. Two additional sections to the names list are titled Ladies and By Request. There is a painted laurel wreath border with an English rose, a Scottish thistle and a Welsh daffodil in three of the corners.
Inscription
Roll of honour/ FOR KING AND COUNTRY/ names of those who have joined his Majesty's Forces/ FROM/ Oxton, Nottinghamshire/ 1914 - / (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 110
    Served and returned: 93
    Died: 17
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,regiment,additional,decorations
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Roll of honour
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Paper
  • Frame
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood, Glass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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