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Memorial details

Memorial type
Window
District
Alnwick
Town
Rothbury
County
Northumberland
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945), Second World War (1939-1945): Far East Prisoners of War
Maker
L C EVETTS (Artist)
Ceremony
  • Faculty Granted
    Date: 7 November 1946
    Attended by:
  • Dedicated
    Date: Easter Day, 4 April 1947
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Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
33922
Current location

In the Memorial Chapel
All Saints Church
Rothbury
Alnwick
Northumberland
NE65 7UU
England

OS Grid Ref: NU 05704 01732
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Single Light Lancet window of antique plain glass. Half way down is the badge of the Royal Northumberland Fusiliers. The dedication is at the foot of the window, made by painting the background black and leaving the lettering in clear glass
Inscription
THIS WINDOW IS ERECTED AS A THANK OFFERING BY THEIR COMRADES-IN-/ARMS OF THE NORTHUMBERLAND FUSILIERS, SOMETIME PRISONERS-OF/ WAR IN THE FAR EAST. IN MEMORY OF (Name)/ KILLED IN FRANCE; AND OF (Names)/ WHO DIED WHILE PRISONERS-OF-WAR IN THE HANDS OF THE JAPANESE.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Davison, George
Hart, Ernest Benjamin Lomas
Laidler, Robert
Nixon, Frederick James
Ormston, James
Stewart, John
Young, William H
See details for all 7 names
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: place of death, surname, forenames
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War (1939-1945): Far East Prisoners of War
    Total names on memorial: 6
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 6
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forenames
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Window
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Glass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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