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Memorial details

Memorial type
Window
District
Newry And Mourne
Town
Newry
County
Down
Country
Northern Ireland
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945), First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
S WILSON, J MOORE
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
6073
Current location

St Mary's Church
Chapel Street
Newry
Newry And Mourne
Down
BT34 2DN
Northern Ireland

OS Grid Ref: SB 17351 83193
Denomination: Church of Ireland

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Description
WITH ASSOCIATED PLAQUE WINDOWS SHOW DAVID AND JONATHAN, AS WARRIORS, WITH HALOS, AND INSCRIPTIONS OF VALOUR AND LOVE BELOW. INSCRIPTION AT BOTTOM TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN MEMORY OF THOSE WHO FROM THIS PARISH WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THE GREAT WAR 1914-1919. PLAQUE HAS WOODEN SHIELDS SURROUNDED BY WREATHS AND RIBBONS: TWO SETS OF THESE BOTH POSITIONED IN THE MIDDLE OF THE LEFT AND RIGHT HAND SIDES.
Inscription
ST MARY'S PARISH CHURCH/1914 TO THE GLORY OF GOD 1919/ NAMES OF THE MEMBERS OF THIS CHURCH WHO/ SERVED IN THE GREAT WAR/ (NAMES) PRO PATRIA LIBERTATE ET HUMANITATE 1939-1945
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Anderson, E
Anderson, S J
Armstrong, G J C
Armstrong, T T W
Armstrong, W
Atwell, N M
Avely, G
Baird, A
Baird, D A
Baird, W
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Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 31
    Served and returned: 31
    Died: 0
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: Undefined
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 123
    Served and returned: 116
    Died: 7
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: surname
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Window
    Measurements: height 4FT, width 5FT
    Materials: Stained Glass
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height 4FT, width 4FT
    Materials: Wood
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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