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Memorial details

Memorial type
Window
District
Fenland
Town
Chatteris
County
Cambridgeshire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), VC or GC Recipients
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 1 January 1918
    Attended by: Unknown
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
3513
Current location

St Peter and St Paul Church
Market Hill
Chatteris
Fenland
Cambridgeshire
PE16 6BA
England

OS Grid Ref: TL 39434 86070
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Two lights
Inscription
THE STAINED GLASS WAS PLACED IN THIS / WINDOW BY PUBLIC SUBSCRIPTION IN GRATEFUL / MEMORY OF GEORGE WILLIAM CLARE PVI 5TH / LANCERS (unable to understand this part of text) IN THIS CHURCH / HE WAS KILLED IN FRANCE AFTER RESCUING / WOUNDED COMRADES NOV 1917 AND WAS AWARDED / THE VICTORIA CROSS FOR MOST CONSPICUOUS / BRAVERY AND DEVOTION TO DUTY
Inscription legible?
no
Names on memorial
Clare, George William
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Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Forename, middle name, rank, decorations, place of death, manner of death
    Order of information: Undefined
  • VC or GC Recipients
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Window
    Measurements: height 2500mm, width 850mm
    Materials: Stained Glass
Listing information
Condition
History
Lettering illegible in parts
Costs

Memorial: £47 5S 0D

Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Public
Responsibility
Parish council
Reference
  • BAK 56

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