United Kingdom National Inventory of War Memorials
 The Imperial War Museum

L A PATTERSON MEMORIAL WINDOW

Our Ref: 3819

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Address

ST MARYS CHURCH
KNEBWORTH
HERTFORDSHIRE
England
 
Type:Window
Denomination:Church of England
OS Map Ref:TL 231 210

Inscription

FAITHFUL/ BE THOU UNTO DEATH/ THEE A CROWN I WILL GIVE OF LIFE/ AND TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN LOVING MEMORY OF LESLIE ARNOTT PATERSON/ 2ND LIEUT ESSEX REGIMENT. FELL AT FROMELLES FRANCE MAY 1915 AGED 25.

Components

ComponentMaterial(s)HeightWidthDepthCondition
WindowSTAINED GLASS   Good

Physical Description

TWO LIGHT WINDOW WITH SOLDIER IN BLUE ARMOUR GOING TO WAR AND A SOLDIER UNBUCKLING GOLD ARMOUR AFTER BATTLE.

Wars Commemorated & People Remembered

WarFirst World War (1914-1918)
Total names on memorial:0
Served & Returned0
Died1
Is this an exact count?Not known
How are the names ordered?Not known
What information is listed on the memorial? rank, year died, regiment, place of death, forename, manner of death, age of death
Do we hold a list of names on the memorial?No

Maintenance

Are the letters difficult to read?No
Who is responsible for the memorial?

Maintenance History:

WINDOW WAS IN DESPARTE NEED OF CONSERVATION, REQUIRING #9K WORTH OF REPAIRS, ACCORDING TO A 1997 REPORT IN THE WELWYN & HATFIELD TIMES (ENCLOSED). EXISTING TRUST FUND IS ONLY FOR THE UPKEEP OF THE GRAVES OF LT PATERSON AND HIS PARENTS.

Ceremonies

Not known

Sponsorships

Sponsorship Type: Private
Did this include a trust or scholarship?No
Did this include a roll of honour?NOT APPLICABLE
Cost of Site:Not known
Cost of Memorial:Not known
Comments on Costs:

Craftsmen

NameOccupation
Christopher W WhallNot known

References

Co-ordinator's Comments:

Comments: 
Photographs:None
Other Documents:None
Form / Letter:F
Negatives:No
Drawings / Plans:No
Minutes:No