Memorial details

Memorial type
Roll of honour or book of remembrance
District
Cherwell
Town
Somerton
County
Oxfordshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
82911

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Current location

St James the Apostle Church
Church Street
Somerton
Cherwell
Oxfordshire
OX25 6NB
England

OS Grid Ref: SP 49686 28641
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Roll of Honour in calligraphy, in a glazed wooden frame
Inscription
+/ST JAMES' SOUTHAM/ROLL OF HONOUR/In honoured remembrance/of the men of this Parish/who served their King and Country/in the Great War. 1914-1918/[names in 2 columns]/+ Denotes those who gave their lives
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 48
    Served and returned: 41
    Died: 7
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname, forenames, regiment
    Order of information: surname THEN forename
Components
  • Roll of honour
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Undefined
  • Frame
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood, Glass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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