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Memorial details

Memorial type
Window
District
Torbay
Town
Torquay
County
Devon
Country
England
Commemoration
Boer War; Second (1899-1902)
Maker
John Hardman & Co. Ltd (Artist)
John Hardman & Co. Ltd (Designer)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
25768
Current location

76
The Assumption of Our Lady Church
Abbey Road
Torquay
Torbay
Devon
TQ2 5NT
England

OS Grid Ref: SD 91149 62105
Denomination: Roman Catholic

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Description
THREE-LIGHT STAINED GLASS WINDOW WITH INSCRIPTION AT THE BASE OF THE WINDOW AND FIGURES IN EACH LIGHT AT THE BASE OF THE CENTRE LIGHT IS A RECUMBENT FIGURE OF LIEUTENANT CARY WITH HANDS JOINED AS IN PRAYER. CARY ARMS ARE BENEATH HIM. MAIN FIGURE IN THIS LIGHT IS ST MICHAEL FLANKED BY ARCHANGELS ON THE LEFT AND RIGHT HAND SIDES
Inscription
IN LOVING MEMORY OF LIEUTENANT JAMES LUCIUS CARY, DEVONSHIRE REGIMENT. ERECTED BY HIS STEP-MOTHER, LOUISA CARY. R.I.P.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Cary, James Lucius
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Commemorations
  • Boer War; Second (1899-1902)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: rank,regiment,forename,relationships,additional, surname
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Window
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stained Glass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • For Remembrance and in Honour of Those Who Lost Their Lives in the South African War 1899-1902 by Gildea, James 45 Published:Eyre and Spottiswoode 1911 London

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