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Memorial details

Memorial type
Window
District
City Of Westminster
Town
Westminster
County
Greater London
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945), Second World War - civilians
Maker
SIR JOHN NINIAN COMPER RA
Ceremony
  • Dedicated
    Date: 12 Nov 1952
    Attended by: Archbishop of Canterbury
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
11439
Current location

On south wall of St Stephen's Porch
above WW1 memorial screen and overlooking Westminster Hall
Palace of Westminster
Westminster
City Of Westminster
Greater London
SW1A 0AA
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 301 797
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Large Gothic stained glass window with royal coat of arms in the centre, surrounded by the regimental badges, personal coats of arms or initials of peers, MPs, and parliamentary officers killed in action or by enemy bombs at home.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Alington, Lord
Apsley, Lord
Arundell Of Wardour, Lord
Auckland, Lord
Aylsford, Earl Of
Baldwin-webb, J
Bernays, Rh
Brabner, Ra
Brabourne, Lord
Braybrooke, Lord
See details for all 63 names
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: Undefined
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War - civilians
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: Undefined
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Window
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stained Glass
Listing information
Condition
History
Restorative work was done between 1982 and 1984 as part of wider restoration on Westminster Hall.
Costs

Comments: £2500 was raised by current and former parliamentarians; the remainder of the cost was paid by HM Treasury.
Memorial: £10,000

Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Public,other
Responsibility
Parliamentary Estates Directorate
Reference
  • The Times 13 Nov 1952, p.3.
  • Parliament

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