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Memorial details

Memorial type
Roll of honour or book of remembrance
District
West Oxfordshire
Town
Shipton under Wychwood
County
Oxfordshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
68228
Current location

St. Mary the Virgin Church
Church Street
Shipton under Wychwood
West Oxfordshire
Oxfordshire
OX7 6BP
England

OS Grid Ref: SP 27967 17986
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Glazed rectangular heavy wooden frame encloses roll of honour. The names are recorded in two identical panels. Handwritten script enclosed in frame of red lines. Top centre of both panels is a red Latin cross. Those that died have a red cross next to their names.
Inscription
On both panels: ROLL OF HONOUR/ SHIPTON-UNDER-WYCHWOOD/ (Names)/ + DENOTES THOSE WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES FOR KING AND COUNTRY.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Ayres, H
Blake, Henry
Coombes, Arthur
Coombes, Charles S
Coombes, Sam H
Franklin, Alex
Franklin, Sidney
Harris, A
Hartley, T
Hedges, G
See details for all 28 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 162
    Served and returned: 134
    Died: 28
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, initials
    Order of information: Alphabetical by surname
Components
  • Roll of honour
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Paper
  • Frame
    Measurements: height 450mm, width 315mm
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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