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Memorial details

Memorial type
Window
Town
St Marys
County
Isles Of Scilly
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
35507
Current location

St Mary the Virgin Church
Church Street
St Marys
Isles Of Scilly
TR21 0JR
England

OS Grid Ref: SV 90656 10583
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
On the north wall nearest the altar a single light stained glass window depicting St George with a commemorative inscription engraved on the glass below the figure. The inscription includes the regimental insignia of the London Scottish and Royal Flying Corps.
Inscription
ST. GEORGE / TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN LOVING MEMORY OF / ELDRED COLE BANFIELD, PRIVATE, LONDON SCOTTISH, / AGED 19 YEARS, REPORTED MISSING AT MESSINES ON OCT. 30TH, 1914. / ALSO CYRIL BARNET BANFIELD, LIEUT., ROYAL FLYING CORPS, / REPORTED MISSING MAR. 21ST, 1918 ON THE ST. QUENTIN / FRONT. THIS WINDOW WAS ERECTED BY THEIR PARENTS, / ELDRED WILKS AND ELLEN HARVEY BANFIELD OF HOLY VALE.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Banfield, Cyril Barnet
Banfield, Eldred Cole
See details for all 2 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 2
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 2
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Forenames, surname, rank, regiment, age at death, place of death, date of death, relationship
    Order of information: Date of death
Components
  • Window
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stained Glass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Private
Details: Donated by parents Eldred Wilks and Ellen Harvey Banfield
Reference

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