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Memorial details

Memorial type
Window
District
Bassetlaw
Town
Mattersey
County
Nottinghamshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
27016
Current location

In the South Wall
All Saints Church
Mattersey
Bassetlaw
Nottinghamshire
DN10 5DU
England

OS Grid Ref: SK 69060 89387
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
THREE-LIGHT STAINED GLASS WINDOW WITH INSCRIPTION AT THE BASE. FIGURES DEPICTED IN EACH LIGHT. IN THE CENTRE LIGHT IS THE FIGURE OF CHRIST HOLDING A CROWN WITH A KNIGHT KNEELING IN PRAYER IN FRONT OF HIM. FOUR OTHER KNIGHTS ARE DEPICTED LOOKING ON IN THE OTHER TWO LIGHTS
Inscription
"BE THOU FAITHFUL UNTO DEATH"/ IN EVER LOVING MEMORY OF/ LIEUT WILLIAM HUNTRISS, 3RD DUKE OF WELLINGTON'S (WEST RIDING REGT.), ATTACHED TO GOLD COAST REGT, BORN 16 DECEMBER 1880, DIED 23 OCTOBER 1918 AT COOMASSIE, AFRICA/ CAPT HAROLD EDWARD HUNTRISS, 1ST BATTN, BEDFORDSHIRE REGT, BORN 23 MAY 1890, DIED OF WOUNDS FESTUBERT, FRANCE, 17 MAY 1915;/ CAPT CYRIL JOHN HUNTRISS, IST BATTN EAST YORKSHIRE REGT, BORN 29 JAN 1893, KILLED FRICOURT, FRANCE 1 JULY 1916,/ THE THREE SONS OF WILLIAM HUNTRISS, LATE OF METTERSEY HALL, AND CHARLOTTE ELIZABETH, HIS WIFE/ "THE LORD GAVE AND THE LORD HATH TAKEN AWAY; BLESSED BE THE NAME OF THE LORD" (EXACT LINE SPACING UNKNOWN)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Huntriss, Cyril John
Huntriss, Harold Edward
Huntriss, William
See details for all 3 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 3
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 3
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: rank, surname, date of death, regiment, place of death, forenames, manner of death, date of birth, additional
    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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