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Memorial details

Memorial type
Window
District
Chester
Town
Chester
County
Cheshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
18326
Current location

In the north cloister.
Chester Cathedral
Werburgh Street
Chester
Chester
Cheshire
CH1 2ES
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 40598 66456
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
A four light stained glass window with inscriptions at the base of each light. The window depicts Palm Sunday, Maundy Thursday, Good Friday and Easter.
Inscription
First light: FRANCE, EGYPT, PALESTINE, SALONIKA Second light: THIS WINDOW IS DEDICATED/ TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN/ HONOURED MEMORY OF THE MEMBERS/ OF THE CHESHIRE BRIGADE RFA/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918 Third light: THEIR NAMES ARE RECORDED IN/ AN AUMBRY IN THIS CATHEDRAL. Fourth light: GALLIPOLI, MESOPOTAMIA, ITALY, EAST AFRICA
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    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

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