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Memorial details

Memorial type
Window
District
North Devon
Town
Brendon
County
Devon
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
25521

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Current location

Church approx. 0.75 miles east of A39/B3223 junction,
St. Brendan's Church
Church Hill
Brendon
North Devon
Devon
EX35 6LG
England

OS Grid Ref: SS 75005 47730
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Two-light stained glass window with a saintly figure depicted in each light, comprising St. Alban in the left light and St. Martin in the right light. Dedicatory inscription at the base.
Inscription
Left light : WELL DONE GOOD AND FAITHFUL SERVANT / IN MEMORY OF ALFRED SCHUSTER / LIEUT 4TH (QUEENS OWN) HUSSARS Right light : ENTER THOU UNTO THE DAY OF OUR LORD / BORN 30TH JULY 1883 KILLED IN ACTION / NEAR YPRES 20TH NOVEMBER 1914
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Schuster, Alfred
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Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Forename, surname, rank, regiment, date of birth, manner of death, place of death, date of death
    Order of information: Forename, surname, rank, regiment, date of birth, manner of death, place of death, date of death
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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