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Memorial details

Memorial type
Window
District
North Bedfordshire
Town
Wilstead
County
Bedfordshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
1704
Current location

17-20
All Saints Church
Pollards Close
Wilstead
North Bedfordshire
Bedfordshire
MK45 3HA
England

OS Grid Ref: TL 06290 43478
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Gothic framed stained glass double window with quatrefoil window above. St George depicted on the left and St Michael on the right, both in armour and bearing dedications A brass plque sits on a shelf below with more details.
Inscription
Left hand window: BE STRONG / AND OF GOOD COURAGE Right hand window: DEATH IS / SWALLOWED UP IN VICTORY Brass plaque below window: TO THE GLORY OF GOD / AND IN GRATEFUL MEMORY OF THE MEN OF THIS PARISH / WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1919 / THIS WINDOW WAS ERECTED / (NAMES) / I KNOW THY SERVICE AND FAITH, THY PATIENCE AND THY WORKS
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Berrington, De Lacy Cherry
Berrington, Frank
Gale, Ellis
Gambriel, Percy William
Hyde, Alfred
Irons, Charles John
Irons, Frank
Kifford, James
Summerfield, Walter James
Tuffnell, William
See details for all 12 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 12
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 12
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: rank,regiment,forename
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
  • Window
    Measurements: height 1400MM, width 400MM
    Materials: Stained Glass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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