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Memorial details

Memorial type
Window
District
South Holland
Town
Holbeach Hurn
County
Lincolnshire
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
43006

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Current location

St Lukes Church
High St
Holbeach Hurn
South Holland
Lincolnshire
PE12 7DY
England

OS Grid Ref: TF 35896 24793
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Two light stained glass window with circular light above, depicting, left, St George holding sheathed sword, below which an aircraft ina roundel. Right, St Christopher and the Infant Jesus, below which a yacht named Bitterne in a roundel. Inscription at the base of the main lights.
Inscription
Left light: TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND/ IN MEMORY OF THOMAS/ HOVENDON WORTH, ROYAL AIR FORCE, WHO/ GAVE HIS LIFE IN THE WORLD WAR/ AUGUST, 1941. Right Light: YE SHALL PASS BEFORE YOU/ BRETHEREN ARMED../ AND HELP THEM;/ UNTIL THE LORD HAVE/ GIVEN YOUR BRETHEREN REST/ AS HE HATH GIVEN YOU.
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: year died,regiment,forename,additional
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Window
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stained Glass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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