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Memorial details

Memorial type
Window
District
Gedling
Town
Gedling
County
Nottinghamshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 1919
    Attended by: SIR JOHN TURNEY KT
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
27002

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Current location

All Hallows Church
Arnold Lane
Gedling
Gedling
Nottinghamshire
NG4 4BE
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 61842 42575
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
East window. The three lancets at the east end of the chancel have a war memorial window installed in about 1920 and given by Sir John Turney. It depicts St Michael and St Raphael with soldiers, nurses etc in World War I uniforms below them.
Inscription
(TABLET) THE STAINED GLASS WINDOW IN THE CHANCEL WAS ERECTED/ BY SIR JOHN TURNEY KT IN MEMORY OF THE MEN OF THE/ PARISH OF GEDLING WHO WERE KILLED IN ACTION AND DIED/ OF WOUNDS OR SICKNESS IN THE GREAT WAR A.D 1914 - 1918/ (Names)/ "MAY THEY REST IN PEACE AND LIFE ETERNAL (SIC) / SHINE UPON THEM. THANKS BE TO GOD WHO GIVETH US THE VICTORY" (WINDOW) TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ THIS WINDOW WAS ERECTED/ BY SIR JOHN TURNEY KT/ OF THIS PARISH 1919
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Allitt, G H
Armstrong, F E
Astill, C
Bamkin, W B
Barker, A
Bee, F S
Bee, R H
Beecroft, F
Bertie, N M K
Bown, S H
See details for all 54 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 54
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 54
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Rank, year died, regiment, decorations
    Order of information: Date of death
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 38
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 38
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Frame
    Measurements: height 1600MM, width 1200MM
    Materials: Alabaster
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble - White
  • Window
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stained Glass
Listing information
  • CHURCH OF ALL HALLOWS
  • Grade I
  • This memorial is protected, and listed on the National Heritage List for England maintained by Historic England. View list entry
  • More about listing and the protection of historic places can be found on the Historic England website
  • Historic England
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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