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Memorial details

Memorial type
Window
District
Rugby
Town
Wolston
County
Warwickshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Non-Combat Deaths
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
19462
Current location

In transept Chapel,
St. Margaret's Church
Church Drive
off Main Street
Wolston
Rugby
Warwickshire
CV8 3HH
England

OS Grid Ref: SP 40964 75755
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Three-light stained glass window with figures in each light. Tracery lights at top & inscription at base of window. In the left light is the figure of St. Michael, in the centre light is St. Margaret & in the right light is St. George.
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN BELOVED MEMORY OF LT COLONEL ROWLAND JOHN BEECH LATE 2ND LIFE GUARDS AND WARWICKSHIRE / YEOMANRY DIED 30TH AUG 1919 ALSO OF LT ROWLAND AURIEL JAMES BEECH 16TH LANCERS KILLED IN ACTION 20TH FEB 1915
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Beech, Rowland Auriel James
Beech, Rowland John
See details for all 2 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: rank,year died,regiment,forename,manner of death
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Non-Combat Deaths
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 1
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: rank,year died,regiment,forename
    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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