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Memorial details

Memorial type
Window
District
Selby
Town
Cawood
County
North Yorkshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Maker
T F Curtis, Ward & Hughes, George Gaze Pace, H.E.Simpson
Ceremony

  • Date: 11 November 1974
    Attended by:
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
30947
Current location

All Saints Church
Church End
Cawood
Selby
North Yorkshire
YO8 3SN
England

OS Grid Ref: SE 57771 37801
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Stained glass three-light window depicting Christ surrounded by nine medieval knights. Three large wooden boards below the window bears names and inscription in white and yellow lettering. Cloaks of three of the knights bear the Badges of the West Yorkshire Regiment, East Yorkshire Regiment and Durham Light Infantry.
Inscription
In the window: ANNO DOMINI MDCCCCXIV MDCCCCXVIII On the top board: 1939 - 1945 On the middle board: THIS WINDOW IS DEDICATED TO THE HONOUR OF GOD AND/ IN MEMORY OF THE CAWOOD MEN WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN/ THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918/ (Names)/ On the bottom board: (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Acomb, Douglas
Acomb, J
Arden, Maurice
Booth, E
Burton, Arthur
Crowther, George
Ellerbeck, W
Gray, George
Green, A
Green, J
See details for all 36 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 28
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 28
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: initial, surname, rank,decorations
    Order of information: unknown
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 8
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 8
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: forename, surname
    Order of information: Surname
Components
  • Window
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stained Glass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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