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Memorial details

Memorial type
Window
District
Hove
Town
Hove
County
East Sussex
Country
England
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945): The Holocaust
Maker
John Petts
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
899
Current location

BRIGHTON AND HOVE NEW SYNAGOGUE
Palmeira Av
Hove
Hove
East Sussex
BN3 3GE
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 29490 04950
Denomination: Jewish

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Description
Three light stained glass window depicting: 1. Symbols of Jewish stories. 2. The burning bush . 3. Jwish history since, chain of suffering broken by sapling (children who were killed in holocaust),yet continues.
Inscription
10TH SEPT 1967/ 5TH ELUL 5727/ LEST WE FORGET/ THIS SYNAGOGUE IS DEDICATED TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND TO THE MEMORY OF 6 MILLION JEWS/ WHO PERISHED IN NAZI CONCENTRATION CAMPS/ IN HONOUR OF THE DEAD/ AN INSPIRATION TO THE LIVING
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945): The Holocaust
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Window
    Measurements: width 12192 mm
    Materials: Stained Glass
Listing information
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • Booman, For your tomorrow: British Decond World War Memorials, DEREK 61 Source: Image Library NIWM Published: Sessions 1995 York
  • John Petts Obituary, "The Indipendent", 20 Auhust 1991, p.19

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