Memorial details

Memorial type
Window
District
Penwith
Town
Lelant
County
Cornwall
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
26313

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Current location

North aisle on left hand wall facing the altar
ST UNY CHURCH
Church Road
Lelant
Penwith
Cornwall
TR26 3DY
England

OS Grid Ref: SW 54823 37731
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Two-light stained glass window with figures in each light and dedicatory inscription at the base. Figure of Christ depicted in the left light with sword and shield at his feet. Figure of an archangel with crown in hands and a knight kneeling at his feet is in the right hand light. Tracery above contains a pelican (left hand light) and Agnus Dei (the symbol of Christ, right hand).
Inscription
BE THOU FAITHFUL UNTO DEATH AND I WILL GIVE THEE A CROWN OF LIFE/ TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN MEMORY OF THE MEN OF LELANT WHO GAVE THEIR/ LIVES IN THE WAR OF 1939 - 45 (Names)/ (Names)/ (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Anderson, Newton E
Dunford-wood, Hugh D S
Edwards, Daniel
Macnaghten, Cyril J G
Mudge, Richard J H
Paul, Jamie K W
Paul, William B
Paynter, James S
Uren, William J
Wilton, John C
See details for all 10 names
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 10
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 10
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, Forename, Decorations
    Order of information: Surname
Components
  • Window
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stained Glass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

This record comprises all information held by IWM’s War Memorials Register for this memorial. Where we hold a names list for the memorial, this information will be displayed on the memorial record. Please check back as we are adding more names to the database.

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