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Memorial details

Memorial type
Chapel: Dedicated within church building
District
Aylesbury Vale
Town
Aylesbury
County
Buckinghamshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Maker
Esmund Burton of Red Lion Street, London (Sculptor)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 29 July 1922
    Attended by: Lord Cottsloe
  • Dedicated
    Date: 29 July 1922
    Attended by: Bishop Shaw
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Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
8003
Current location

St Mary's Church
Church Square
Aylesbury
Aylesbury Vale
Buckinghamshire
HP20 2JJ
England

OS Grid Ref: SP 81710 13910
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
With associated plaque surmounted by badge of Bucks Battalion, OBLI
Inscription
THIS CHAPEL IS DEDICATED TO THE MEMORY OF THE / OFFICERS, NON-COMMISSIONED OFFICERS AND MEN OF / THE FIRST BUCKINGHAMSHIRE BATTALION/ OXFORDSHIRE AND BUCKINGHAMSHIRE LIGHT INFANTRY / WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES DURING THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918 / THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE / THIS CHAPEL WAS FURTHER ADORNED / IN MEMORY OF THOSE OF BOTH BATTALIONS/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES/ 1939-1945
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone - Portland
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • Bucks Herald 5 August 1922

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