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Memorial details

Memorial type
Window
District
West Somerset
Town
Bicknoller
County
Somerset
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Non-Combat Deaths
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
24406
Current location

St George's Church
Church Lane
Bicknoller
West Somerset
Somerset
TA4 4EW
England

OS Grid Ref: ST1108239436
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
FOUR LIGHT STAINED GLASS WINDOW LIGHTS DEPICT (L TO R) SAINT ELIZABETH; DORCAS; ST GEORGE WITH BADGE OF QUEENS OWN CAMERON HIGHLANDERS AND ST MICHAEL WITH BADGE OF SOMERSET LIGHT INFANTRY
Inscription
(L TO R BELOW FIGURES): THE DESERT SHALL REJOICE AND BLOSSOM AS THE ROSE/ THIS WOMAN WAS FULL OF GOOD WORKS/ BE THOU FAITHFUL UNTO DEATH/ AND I WILL GIVE THEE A CROWN OF LIFE (ACROSS BASE OF WINDOW) TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND/ IN BELOVED MEMORY OF/ HIS WIFE AND TWO SONS/ ERECTED BY COLONEL O. B. GORDON/ LATE CAMERON HIGHLANDERS/ AD 1919
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: rank,regiment,forename
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Non-Combat Deaths
    Total names on memorial: 2
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 2
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: rank,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
Sponsorship
Private

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