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Memorial details

Memorial type
Window
District
Forest Of Dean
Town
Lydney
County
Gloucestershire
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
35703
Current location

St Mary's Church
Church Road
Lydney
Forest Of Dean
Gloucestershire
GL15 5EF
England

OS Grid Ref: SO 6331102577
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
3-LIGHT WINDOW WITH TRACERY OVER. 2 SAINTS ON EACH SIDE. IN CENTRE CHRIST HOLDING A CROWN OVER KNEELING SOLDIER IN ARMOUR. STYLIZED FLOWRS IN QUARRIOS. GATHIC TRACERY AS PAINTED HEADS TO NICHES. CREST OF GLOUCESTERSHIRE REGIMENT AT FOOT OF CENTRE LIGHT
Inscription
ZACHARIAS. BE THOU FAITFHUL UNTIO / DEATH AND I WILL GIVE / THEE A CROWN OF LIFE. ST ELIZABETH (AT FOOT OF 3 LIGHTS) IN EVER LOVING MEMORY OF HARRY RICHARDS / NO 13587 8TH GLOCESTERS WHO FELL IN ACTION / JULY 23RD 1916 AGED 27 YEARS ONLY SON OF / JOSEPH & ELIZABETH RICHARDS AND GRANDSON OF THE LATE / JAMES IMM, ALL OF PRIMROSE HILL, LYDNEY
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: 1
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: year died,regiment,forename,manner of death,age of death,relationships
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Window
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stained Glass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • THE PARISH CHURCH OF ST MARY, LYDNEY by R.A.D. BELL Source: Image Library

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