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Memorial details

Memorial type
Window
District
Wirral
Town
Hoylake
County
Merseyside
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), VC or GC Recipients
Maker
MR HENRY GUSTAVE HILLER (Artist)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 17th July 1921
    Attended by: MRS JOHN LESTER
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
2312

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Current location

Holylake Chapel
Evangelical Christian Church
Station Road
Hoylake
Wirral
Merseyside
CH47 4AQ
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 21582 88774
Denomination: Nonconformist

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Description
Two by four light and one by six light stained glass windows with a carved oak board. Windows depict the nativity, the resurrection and the ascension.
Inscription
THE WINDOWS IN THE APSE OF THIS CHURCH WERE ERECTED TO THE/MEMORY OF THOSE WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR OF 1914-1918, AND/IN GRATITUDE FOR THE SAFETY OF THOSE WHO SERVED AND RETURNED (ON WINDOWS-NATIVITY): BEHOLD I BRING YOU/ GOOD TIDINGS OF GREAT JOY. (RESURRECTION): HE IS NOT HERE FOR HE IS RISEN. COME SEE/ THE PLACE WHERE THE LORD LAY. (ASCENSION): IT CAME TO PASS WHILE HE BLESSED/ THEM HE WAS PARTED FROM THEM/ AND CARRIED UP TO HEAVEN
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Barnard, B R H
Bell, Henry
Bland, William R
Bradley, Tom
Budden, Charles William
Cook, Arthur Clifford
Honner, William Curtin
Johnson, Harold
Johnston, Harrison
Kerr, J Gordon
See details for all 26 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 26
    Served and returned: 22
    Died: 4
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forename, date of death,place of death,decorations
    Order of information: Undefined
  • VC or GC Recipients
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Forename, Surname, decorations, Manner of death, Date of death, Place of death
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Window
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stained Glass
  • Board
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood - Oak
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • 'Liverpool Daily Post & Mercury' Monday July 18th 1921

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