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Memorial details

Memorial type
Window
District
St Helens
Town
St Helens
County
Merseyside
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
53125
Current location

ST THOMAS ECCLESTON CHURCH
Westfield St
St Helens
St Helens
Merseyside
England

OS Grid Ref: SJ 510 957
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
FIVE PANE WINDOW DEPICTING THE APOSTLES AT THE ASCENTION OF CHRIST PLAQUE HAS AN ENGRAVED BORDER OF OPEN TWIST PATTERN WITH CROSS AT TOP CENTRE
Inscription
WINDOW: TO THE GLORY OF GOD & IN GRATEFUL MEMORY/ OF THE MEN FROM THIS CHURCH & PARISH/ WHO SERVED DURING THE GREAT WAR 1914-1919/ THIS WINDOW WAS ERECTED BY MEMBERS/ OF THE CONGREGATION & OTHER FRIENDS PLAQUE: TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND IN GRATEFUL MEMORY OF/ THE MEN FROM THIS CHURCH AND PARISH/ WHO SERVED DURING THE GREAT WAR/ 1914-1919/ OF WHOM ONE HUNDRED AND TWENTY FOUR/ GAVE THEIR LIVES FOR THEIR COUNTRY/ THIS TABLET WITH THE ADJOINING STAINED GLASS WINDOW WAS ERECTED/ BY MEMBERS OF THIS CONGREGATION AND OTHER FRIENDS/ NOW THEREFORE OUR GOD WE THANK THEE/ AND PRAISE THEY GLORIOUS NAME
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Anderson, V A
Ashley, J
Baker, C J
Baldwin, A P
Bansemer, G A
Barker, C J
Barnett, W
Blatch, T
Bolton, J E
Bracken, E
See details for all 123 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: Undefined
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
  • Window
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Glass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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