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Memorial details

Memorial type
Window
District
Wandsworth
Town
Battersea
County
Greater London
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: October 1921
    Attended by: Right Hon. Earl Howe, G. C. V. O., T. D.
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
18122
Current location

ST MARYS CHURCH
Church Rd
Battersea
Wandsworth
Greater London
SW11 3NA
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 280 760
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • SIR WALTER ST JOHN SCHOOL
    Battersea High Street
    Battersea
    Wandsworth
    Greater London
    England

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
WINDOW WITH DEDICATORY WOODEN BOARD. BOARD HAS GILT LETTERING. NAMES IN THREE COLUMNS. SCHOOL CREST AT TOP OF BOARD. GILDED RIBBON PATTERN SURROUNDS NAMES.
Inscription
THIS WINDOW AND TABLET ARE DEDICATED/ TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND TO THE PERPETUAL MEMORY OF/ THOSE OLD BOYS OF SIR WALTER ST JOHN'S /SCHOOL WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES FOR/ KING AND COUNTRY/ IN THE GREAT EUROPEAN WAR 1914-1919/ (NAMES)/ RATHER DEATHE THAN/ FALSE OF FAYTHE
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Berry, B
Biggs, H B
Bonell, H
Bonser, N
Brook, E S
Brooks, C F
Brown, H O
Chandler, W G
Cheston, H A
Chivers, F J
See details for all 78 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 78
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 78
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Window
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stained Glass
  • Board
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
ST MARYS CHURCH
Reference
  • Battersea Boro News, 21 October 1921

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