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Memorial details

Memorial type
Window
District
Lincoln
Town
Lincoln
County
Lincolnshire
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Maker
Mr Harry J Stammers of York
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 1966
    Attended by: Unknown
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
20371
Current location

COMBINED SERVICES CHAPEL
LINCOLN CATHEDRAL
Minster Yard
Lincoln
Lincoln
Lincolnshire
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 980 718
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Large stained glass window depicting the Archangel Uriel, teh name meaning "Light of God". In Milton's "Paradise Lost" he is described as "Regent of the Sun" and, in the window, the shining sun is depicted above the Archangel's head. Uriel is shown with the crowned heads of the Chosen with Christ in white. A figure in Rhodesian traditional clothing is depicted togetehr with the badge of the Royal Rhodesian Air Force at bottom, centre.
Inscription
WHICH ARE DEPARTED FROM THE SHADOW OF THE WORLD/ AND HAVE RECIEVED GLORIOUS GARMENTS OF THE LORD/ IN MEMORY OF A RHODESIAN/ AIRMAN
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: Undefined
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Window
    Measurements: height C 4800MM, width C 1200MM
    Materials: Stained Glass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • Air Force Memorials of Lincolnshire 3rd edition by Ingham, Mike Published:Midland Publishing Limited 1990 Leicester

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