Memorial details

Memorial type
Window
District
Bristol
Town
Bristol
County
Avon
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
29057

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Current location

All Saints Church
All Saints Court
Bristol
Bristol
Avon
BS1 1JN
England

OS Grid Ref: ST 58882 73038
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
FIVE LIGHT STAINED GLASS WINDOW WITH INSCRIPTIONS AT THE BASE OF THE LIGHTS. FIGURES DEPICTED IN THE WINDOW. IN THE TRACERY LIGHTS THE CELESTIAL MANSIONS ARE DEPICTED. IN THE MAIN SECTION OF THE LIGHTS THE FIGURES DEPICTED ARE OF ST GEORGE IN THE FIRST LIGHT, ST ANDREW IN THE SECOND LIGHT, ST MICHAEL SLAYING THE DRAGON IN THE THIRD LIGHT, ST PATRICK IN THE FOURTH LIGHT AND ST DAVID IN THE FIFTH LIGHT. SYMBOLS OF CHRISTS PASSION ARE DEPICTED IN THE LOWER PART OF THE LIGHTS. THE HAMMER AND PINCERS WITH THE CROWN OF THORNS ARE DEPICTED IN THE FIRST LIGHT. THE SECOND LIGHT DEPICTS THE SUN IN ECLIPSE OVER THE CRUCIFIXION WHICH IS DEPICTED IN THE SECOND, THIRD AND FOURTH LIGHTS.. THE FOURTH LIGHT DEPICTS THE MOON IN ECLIPSE AND THE FIFTH LIGHT DEPICTS THREE NAILS, A LADDER AND REED AND FLAGELLATION.
Inscription
LIGHT 1: (HAMMER AND PINCERS, GROWTH OF THORNS) RICHARD WALLIS MAY/ 1894/ CLIFTON COLLEGE 1904/ BRASENOSE COLLEGE 1912/ ROYAL MILITARY COLLEGE 1914/ LT. 2ND DURHAM LIGHT INFANTRY/ KILLED AT HOOGE/ BELGIUM 9TH AUGUST 1915. LIGHT 2: (SUN IN ECLIPSE OVER CENTRE 2/3/4 THE CRUCIFIXIA LIGHTS) 1914-1918/ ROBERT GROVES/ STRETCHER BEARER/ 124TH BATTALION/ CANADIAN INFANTRY/ FRANK PINCOMBE/ PRIVATE 71 FIELD/ AMBULANCE RAMC/ JOHN HENRY TRIBE/ CANADIAN FIELD ARTILLERY/ GLORY BE TO GOD CENTRE: 1939-1945/ KENNETH STANLEY/ CALLICOTT CHORISTER/ ALL SAINTS CHURCH/ DEFENCE MEDAL 1941/ WARRANT OFFICER 1ST CLASS/ PILOT FIGHTER COMMAND/ RAF INDIA, AIR CREW/ OVER EUROPE AND BURMA/ STARS GENERAL SERVICE/ MEDAL 1939-1945 KILLED/ PYUNGGIANG BURMA 12TH/ SEPT. 1944 AGED 22 YEARS LIGHT 4: (MOON IN ECIPSE) GORDON PETER/ GILLARD SERVED AT/ THE ALTAR ALL SAINTS/ PILOT OFFICER RAFVR 44TH/ RHODESIAN SQUADRON/ KILLED AT ST. VIGOR/ AND REGUILLY FRANCE/ MAY 9TH-10TH 1944/ AGED 22 YEARS/ RALPH WILLIAMS/ GAVE HIS LIFE TO SAVE HIS/ MOTHER IN AN AIR RAID ON/ BRISTOL 17TH MARCH 1941/ AGED 10 YEARS LIGHT 5: (THREE NAILS SADDER & REED) JOHN MYLAN WADHAM/ RUGBY SCHOOL 1934/ LLOYDS LONDON 1938/ 88 CITY OF LONDON AA REG/ RA 28TH BATTERY LT. 1939/ JR. STAFF OFFICER KILLED/ AT RAMLEH PALESTINE/ 3RD SEPTEMBER 1943
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Peter, Gordon
Stanley, Kenneth
Wadham, John Mylan
Williams, Ralph
See details for all 4 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 3
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 3
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: rank,year died,regiment,place of death,forename,age of death
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 4
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 4
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: rank,year died,regiment,place of death,forename,age of death,relationships,occupation
    Order of information: FORENAME, SURNAME, RANK, PLACE OF DEATH, AGE OF DEATH, DATE/PLACE OF DEATH
Components
  • Window
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stained Glass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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