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Memorial details

Memorial type
Window
Town
Rugby
County
Warwickshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Dedicated
    Date: 19th June 1920
    Attended by: Dean of Windsor.
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
19468
Current location

St. Matthew & St. Oswald's Church
Lawford Road
Rugby
Warwickshire
CV21 2HR
England

OS Grid Ref: SP 49362 75221
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Five light stained glass window with figures in each light. Dedicatory brass plaque attached to Rood screen. In the centre light is the figure of Christ on the Cross with image above him of Christ in Glory. Below him is the Virgin Mary and Infant with Saints flanking them. These are St. George, St. Andrew, St. Patrick and St. David. The outer left hand light consists of Alfred the Great with St. Aidan and St. Edmund below. The inner left hand light consists of St. Oswald with St. Leonard below. The outer right hand light consists of the French Saints St. Louis, St. Martin and St. Denis. The inner right hand light has the figures of St. Stephen and St. Alban.
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD / AND IN HONOURED MEMORY OF ALL / WHO SERVED THEIR COUNTRY IN THE / GREAT WAR 1914 - 1919 / THE EAST WINDOW OF THIS CHURCH / WAS ERECTED BY THE PARISHIONERS. / FOR JUSTICE AND FREEDOM THEY FOUGHT / THEY DIED THEY LIVE
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Bathe, William
Baxter, F
Botterill, Albert William
Brooks, John
Coleman, G W
Collins, Arthur
Collins, Henry
Cooke, F
Coombes, Arthur
Cope, Percy
See details for all 74 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: Undefined
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
  • Window
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stained Glass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Public
Responsibility
St. Matthew & St. Oswald's Church

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