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Memorial details

Memorial type
Painting / Print
District
Medina
Town
Whippingham
County
Isle Of Wight
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
JAMES CLARK RI (Artist)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
59639
Current location

In the Battenberg Chapel.
St Mildreds Church
Beatrice Avenue
Whippingham
Medina
Isle Of Wight
PO32 6DL
England

OS Grid Ref: SZ 50889 94531
Denomination: Church of England

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Description
Oil painting entitled The Great Sacrifice, by James Clark. Figure of a soldier lies on his back on a mud slope on a battlefield. Figure of Christ on cross suspended above him to his right, appears faintly as an apparition. Bright sky in background and an explosion in middle ground to soldier's right.
Inscription
(Unknown)
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Painting
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Undefined
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Private
Reference

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