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L A Patterson Window

WM reference
3819
Memorial type
Lost
No
Town
County
District
Subject/Period
Creator
Current location

St. Mary's Church
Old Knebworth Lane
Knebworth
North Hertfordshire
Hertfordshire
SG3 6PT
England
OS Grid Ref.: TL 23086 21008
Denomination: Church of England

Description

Two light window with soldier in blue armour going to war and a soldier unbuckling gold armour after battle.

Inscription

FAITHFUL/ BE THOU UNTO DEATH/ THEE A CROWN I WILL GIVE OF LIFE/ AND TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN LOVING MEMORY OF LESLIE ARNOTT PATERSON/ 2ND LIEUT ESSEX REGIMENT. FELL AT FROMELLES FRANCE MAY 1915 AGED 25.

Inscription legible?

Yes

Names on memorial

Paterson, Leslie Arnott
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Subject/Period

First World War (1914-1918)
Total names on memorial: 1
Served and returned: 0
Died: 1
Exact count: no
Information shown: Surname, forename, rank, year died, regiment, place of death, age of death
Order of information: Undefined

Component

Window
Condition: Good
Measurements: Undefined
Materials: Stained Glass
Listed?: No

History

1997: Window was in desperate need of conservation, requiring £9,000 worth of repairs, according to a report in the Welwyn & Hatfield Times. Existing trust fund is only for the upkeep of the graves of Lt Paterson and his parents.

Costs

Site: Unknown or N/A
Memorial: Unknown or N/A
Comments: None

Trust fund/Scholarship

No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

Sponsorship

Private
Details: Unknown or N/A

Responsibility of

Unknown or N/A

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