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Memorial details

Memorial type
Window
District
Bristol
Town
Bristol
County
Avon
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Maker
ARNOLD W ROBINSON
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
7353
Current location
  • BRISTOL CATHEDRAL
    College Green
    Bristol
    Bristol
    Avon
    BS1 5TL
    England

    OS Grid Ref: ST 584 727
    Denomination: Church of England
Description
TWO HOME GUARDSMEN WITH SHELL AND STEN GUN; WVS TELEPHONIST, NURSE; HOME GUARD AND WVS BADGES; ROUNDELS OF AA GUN AND BLITZ SCENE
Inscription
THE LOWER HALF OF THIS WINDOW IS DEDICATED IN THANKFUL-/ NESS TO GOD FOR THE PRESERVATION OF THIS COUNTRY AND ITS/ LIBERTIES IN THE WORLD WAR 1939-1945 AND COMMEMORATES THE/ SPIRIT IN WHICH THOUSANDS OF THE CITIZENS OF BRISTOL TRAINED/ AS MEMBERS OF THE ARMED FORCES OF THE CROWN IN DEFENCE/ OF THIS COUNTRY AND ATTACK BY AIR/ THE UPPER HALF OF THIS WINDOW WAS GIVEN TO THE CATHEDRAL BY THE BRISTOL WVS SERVING DURING THE WAR 1939-1945
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: Undefined
    Died: Undefined
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
BRISTOL CATHEDRAL

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