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Memorial details

Memorial type
Chapel: Dedicated within church building
District
Eastbourne
Town
Eastbourne
County
East Sussex
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Dedicated
    Date: 22 October 1944
    Attended by: Rev SH Hamilton
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
16937
Current location

St Elisabeths Church
Victoria Drive
Eastbourne
Eastbourne
East Sussex
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 590 000
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Chapel of remembrance with Chapel of Remembrance with mural covering walls. Painting depicts scenes from "Pilgrim's Progress" by John Bunyan by Hans Feibusch, a refugee from Nazi Germany who enlisted the help of local people to complete it during the Second World War.
Inscription legible?
yes
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
Components
  • Memorial
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Undefined
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • Eastbourne Gazette, 25 October 1944

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