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Memorial details

Memorial type
Window
District
Chiltern
Town
Chalfont St Peter
County
Buckinghamshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
HUBERT BLANCHFORD (Designer)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: C 1920/1921
    Attended by: UNKNOWN
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
2962
Current location

St. Peter's Church
Church Lane
Chalfont St Peter
Chiltern
Buckinghamshire
SL9 9RN
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 00040 90876
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Two light stained glass window, depicting St. Elizabeth of Hungary and St. George. St. Elizabeth is standing holding a crucifix in her left hand and her cloak full of red roses in her left hand. St. George is standing holding a tasselled lance in his right hand and a yellow rimmed white shield with a red cross in his left. The dedication is on a scroll in brown Gothic letters, the caps decorated with yellow.
Inscription
East light: TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN LOVING MEMORY OF HERBERT RATCLIFFE MM 2ND CORPORAL/ 81ST FIELD CO ROYAL ENGINEERS WHO GAVE HIS LIFE FOR HIS COUNTRY APL 10TH 1918
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Ratcliffe, Herbert
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Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, forename, rank, date of death, regiment
    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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