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Oxford War Memorials: New Inn Hall Street Methodist Church

St Peter-le-Bailey World War I memorial

This memorial is on the wall of the Wesley Memorial Church in New Inn Hall Street, Oxford. Of the 33 men listed, 16 were members of the University of Oxford.

In the transcription below, CWGC = Commonwealth War Graves Commission website, WM = War Memorial,
and City Honour Roll = The book of remembrance in the City Church of St Michael-at-the-Northgate

TO THE GLORY OF GOD / AND IN MEMORY OF THE MEN OF THIS CHURCH WHO /
LAID DOWN THEIR LIVES IN THE GREAT WAR /
1914 – 1918

BENJAMIN W. BAKER.
CWGC
Also on University College WM

WALTER B. HARRISON.
CWGC
BIOGRAPHY on Merton College WM

ERNEST E. PARSON.
CWGC
Also on New College WM

T. C. J. BAKER.
CWGC entry not found

ARTHUR E. HEATH.
CWGC entry not identified

HARDY F. PARSONS, V.C.
CWGC

GODFREY A. BALLARD.
CWGC and City Honour Roll
BIOGRAPHY: Corpus Christi College WM  
Also listed on Boys' High School memorial

RONALD M. HOOPER.
CWGC

WILFRID H. PEARSON.
CWGC and City Honour Roll
Also listed on Boys' High School WM
and Magdalen College School WM**
and has individual plaque
in St MIchael's Church

CHARLES F. BATTY.
?CWGC: If so, he is University College

GEORGE R. KEWLEY.
CWGC
Pembroke College

ALFRED PEEL.
CWGC
BIOGRAPHY: Corpus Christi College WM

WALTER L. BRADFIELD.
CWGC
BIOGRAPHY: Jesus College WM
BIOGRAPHY: Bradford Grammar School

JOHN T. KEWLEY.
CWGC
Biography: Brasenose College WM

ARTHUR G. RIGBY.
CWGC

HERBERT CAIRNS.
CWGC
Brasenose College

A. THORNLY KINSEY.
CWGC

CARL B. SHREWSBURY.
CWGC
Also on St Catherine's Society WM

HORACE G. CLEAVER.
CWGC and City Honour Roll

FRANCIS J. LIDDELL.
CWGC

FREDERICK T. SKINNER.
CWGC and City Honour Roll
Also listed on Boys' High School WM,
St Giles' Church WM, and
Trinity Methodist Church, Southsea WM

WILFRED EBERY.
CWGC
BIOGRAPHY: Jesus College WM

FREDERICK W. LITTLEWOOD.
CWGC
BIOGRAPHY: Exeter College WM

JAMES C. STOKOE.
CWGC
BIOGRAPHY: Corpus Christi College WM

GEORGE V. GARE.
CWGC

NOEL D. MORRIS.
CWGC
BIOGRAPHY: Jesus College WM

BENJAMIN A. TYLER.
CWGC and City Honour Roll

JOHN H. GARE.
CWGC
and City Honour Roll
Listed on St Edmund Hall WM and
on Boys' High School WM

FRANK PALMER.
CWGC

PERCY H. WHITE.
CWGC and City Honour Roll

FRANCIS J. HANBY.
CWGC
BIOGRAPHY: Jesus College WM

HAROLD PARRY.
CWGC
BIOGRAPHY: Exeter College WM

WALLACE L. HILLIER.
CWGC

“THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE”

**A full biography of Wilfrid Hearne Pearson can be found in David Bebbington, Mister Brownrigg's Boys: Magdalen College and the Great War (Pen & Sword Military, 2014), pp. 256–65

This memorial on the Database of the Imperial War Museums: Wesley Memorial Church
Not listed on War Memorials Online

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Last updated: 23 September, 2017

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