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Memorial details

Memorial type
Window
District
Purbeck
Town
Studland
County
Dorset
Country
England
Commemoration
Indian Mutiny (1857-1858), VC or GC Recipients
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
26491
Current location

St Nicholas' Church
Church Road
Studland
Purbeck
Dorset
BH19 3AT
England

OS Grid Ref: SZ 03650 82510
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
A very elaborate single light window having three separate scenes with relevant inscriptions. A plain panel has the silhouette of a VC medal and the manner of death.
Inscription
Upper:- I am the resurrection and the life // Middle:- Jesus saith unto her, thy / brother shall rise again // he that believeth in me, though / he were dead, yet shall he live// Lower:- Affectionately / dedicated by his / Brothers and Sisters, // to the memory of / William George/ Hawtrey Banks. // In bottom border:- He died at Lucknow from / the effects of severe wounds / received in Action / April 6th Mdccclviii // [1858]
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Indian Mutiny (1857-1858)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: relationships, forenames, surname, decoration, place of death, manner of death, date of death,
    Order of information: Undefined
  • VC or GC Recipients
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: relationships, forenames, surname, decoration, place of death, manner of death, date of death,
    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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