Epsom Common, Christ Church

Christ Church, Epsom Common sent seven members to war, fortunately all of them (and the five from neighbouring St Martin’s, Epsom) survived, though not entirely unscathed. George Frank Oakshott is described in his Ringing World obit as walking with a limp and a cane – though his service record only mentions a shrapnel wound to the head.


One thought on “Epsom Common, Christ Church

  1. Pingback: St Martin’s, Epsom – suspension of flat racing | halfmuffled

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s