L A Patterson Memorial Window

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

ST MARYS CHURCH
Knebworth
North Hertfordshire
Hertfordshire
England
OS Grid Ref.: TL 231 210
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

None recorded

Subject/Period

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

Component

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

History

WINDOW WAS IN DESPARTE NEED OF CONSERVATION, REQUIRING #9K WORTH OF REPAIRS, ACCORDING TO A 1997 REPORT IN THE WELWYN & HATFIELD TIMES (ENCLOSED). 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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