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Memorial details

Memorial type
Window
District
Dudley
Town
Sedgley
County
West Midlands
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 5th March 1922
    Attended by: Lieut. Col Law DSO, TD
  • Dedicated
    Date: 5th March 1922
    Attended by: T C Swindell DD , Vicar
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Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
48113
Current location

All Saints Church
Vicar Street
Sedgley
Dudley
West Midlands
DY3 3SD
England

OS Grid Ref: SO 91789 93571
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Two light stained glass window divided into four sections with tracery lights. Figures depicted in each light. Upper left light: Two soldiers, one flying corps soldier, one sailor all kneeling and looking at Upper right window. Upper right window: The risen Christ Lower left window: Crucifix and soldier lying on the ground looking up at the cross Lower right window: two women, one priest, tow children and one red cross nurse all kneeling. Associated tablet with dedication and brass plaque. .
Inscription
TABLET: TO THE/ GREATER/ GLORY OF GOD/ THE ADJACENT WINDOW IS ERECTED/ IN EVER GRATEFUL MEMORY OF/ THOSE WHO FELL IN THE/ GREAT WAR 1914 - 1918/ (NAMES)/ OBEDIENT UNTO DEATH WINDOW, TOP LIGHTS: BECAUSE I LIVE YE SHALL ALSO LIVE WINDOW, LOWER LIGHTS: TO THE GREATER GLORY OF GOD AND IN GRATEFUL MEMORY OF/ THE MEN OF THIS PARISH WHOSE NAMES ARE REOCRDED ON THE/ ADJACENT TABLET & WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1918 PLAQUE: THIS WINDOW AND ADJACENT TABLET/ WERE ERECTED BY PUBLIC SUBSCRIPTION/ UNVEILED BY LIEUT. COL. LAW. D.S.O. T.D./ AND DEDICATED BY THE VICAR, MARCH 5TH 1922/ T.C. SWINDELL, D.D. VICAR. J.W.C. JONES, B.A. CURATE/ STEPHEN COX, J.S. HILTON, WARDENS./ WALTER LOWNDES, SECRETARY
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Baugh, James H
Bennett, Joseph
Bennett, Thomas
Bennett, William
Bourne, Harold
Box, M Clifford
Brettell, Alfred
Bridges, George
Bullock, Joseph H
Bullock, Percy
See details for all 71 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 71
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 71
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname,forename
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height 530 mm, width 1140 mm
    Materials: Brass
  • Tablet
    Measurements: height 1850 mm, width 1140 mm
    Materials: Marble - White
  • Window
    Measurements: height C 3040 mm, width C 2280 mm
    Materials: Stained Glass
Listing information
  • Church of All Saints
  • Grade II*
  • This memorial is protected, and listed on the National Heritage List for England maintained by Historic England. View list entry
  • More about listing and the protection of historic places can be found on the Historic England website
  • Historic England
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Public
Responsibility
CHURCH WARDENS

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