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Memorial details

Memorial type
Window
District
East Cambridgeshire
Town
Ely
County
Cambridgeshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 11th May 1922
    Attended by: General The Lord Horne GCB KCMG ADC
  • Dedicated
    Date: 11th May 1922
    Attended by: Bishop of Ely
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
12936
Current location

MEMORIAL CHAPEL ON THE EAST SIDE OF THE NORTH TRANSEPT
ELY CATHEDRAL
Ely
East Cambridgeshire
Cambridgeshire
England

OS Grid Ref: TL 540 800
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
WINDOW WITH THE THREE FIGURES. SMALL PANELS IN LOWER PART OF WINDOW. ARMS IN THE TRACERY AT THE TOP OF THE WINDOW CROWNED FIGURE OF JESUS AS THE KING OF GLORY AT CENTRE, ON THE LEFT IS ST GEORGE FOR ENGLAND AND ON THE RIGHT IS ST MARTIN FOR FRANCE. SMALL PANELS REPRESENT THE CRUCIFIXION IN THE CENTRE, HEREWARD THE WAKE AND THE BATTLE IN THE REEDS ON THE RIGHT AND THE DUKE OF BRITHNOTH ADDRESSING HIS MEN BEFORE THE BATTLE OF MALDON ON THE LEFT. ARMS OF THE SEE OF ELY AND THE COUNTY OF CAMBRIDGE AND THE BADGE OF THE REGIMENT IN THE TRACERY
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN / GRATEFUL MEMORY OF ALL RANKS / OF THE CAMBRIDGESHIRE REGIMENT / WHO FELL IN THE SERVICE OF THEIR / KING AND COUNTRY 1914-1918
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: Undefined
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Window
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stained Glass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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