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Memorial details

Memorial type
Window
District
Salford
Town
Eccles
County
Greater Manchester
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Dedicated
    Date: 12th June 1920
    Attended by: RELATIVES/FRIENDS OF THE FALLEN
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
45455
Current location

St Andrew's Church
Chadwick Road
Eccles
Salford
Greater Manchester
M30 0NZ
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 77392 98761
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
TWO LIGHT WINDOW- LIGHTS DEPICT (LEFT) CHRIST BLESSING A FALLEN SOLDIER AND (RIGHT) A KNEELING SPIRIT PRESENTING CHRIST WITH A SWORD AND RECEIVING A CORONET. IN THE BACKGROUND ARE THE SPOIL HEAPS OF LOOS
Inscription
THERE SHALL BE NO/ MORE DEAD NEITHER/ SORROW NOR CRYING/ BE THOU FAITHFUL/ UNTIL DEATH AND/ I WILL GIVE THEE/ A CROWN OF LIFE/ WELL DONE THOU GOOD AND FAITHFUL SERVANT/ ENTER THOU INTO THE JOY OF THE LORD/ IN LOVING MEMORY OF OUR ONLY SON/ ARTHUR HANDLEY CLAYTON, RIFLE BRIGADE/ KILLED IN ACTION IN/ FRANCE; BATTLE OF LOOS/ 25TH SEPTEMBER 1915/ AGED 23
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Clayton, Arthur Handley
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Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: rank, surname, date of death,regiment,place of death,forenames, manner of death,age of death
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Window
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stained Glass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Private
Reference
  • ECCLES AND PATRICROFT JOURNAL 18 JUNE 1920

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