Memorial details

Memorial type
Avenue / Tree or grove
District
Oadby And Wigston
Town
Oadby
County
Leicestershire
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Planted
    Date: November 1993
    Attended by: Councillor Jeffrey Kaupman, Mayor of Oadby and Wigston
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
85532

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Current location

Opposite St Peter's Church
Leicester Road
Oadby
Oadby And Wigston
Leicestershire
LE2 5BD
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 62390 00420
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Tree set in public garden
Inscription
THIS TREE WAS PLANTED IN NOVEMBER 1993/BY THE MAYOR OF/THE BOROUGH OF OADBY AND WIGSTON/COUNCILLOR GEOFFREY KAUPMAN/TO HONOUR ALL THOSE WHO ASSISTED THEIR COUNTRY/DURING WORLD WAR II
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Tree
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Metal
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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