Leigh Memorial Church First World War Memorial Windows

Description

A series of three stained glass windows located either side of the First World War Roll of Honour.

  • The first window bears a the image of a knight in armour with upraised sword and shield and the word 'Courage' beneath his feet.
  • The second window bears the inscription recorded below. 
  • The third window has a similar knight in armour but with his sword sheathed and holding a laurel wreath above his head. The word 'Victory' is beneath.
Inscription

These three windows are in memory of James A. Tamsett, Stephen J. Booth, Clive Wooster, J. Morris Hunt members of this congregation who nobly striving nobly fell in the Great War - 1914-1918. Their bodies rest in peace but their names liveth for evermore. Also to commemorate those whose names are recorded on the Honour Roll near by. They braved the hazards of war in many lands at the call of King and Country.

Veterans listed on this memorial

Rank Given Name Family Name Conflicts Fate Service No. Service Campaign Link
Stephen J Booth World War 1 KIA view
J Morris Hunt World War 1 KIA view
James A Tamsett World War 1 KIA view
Clive Wooster World War 1 KIA view
Address
119 Macquarie Street
Parramatta NSW 2150
Local Government Area
  • Parramatta Council, City of
Setting
  • Building – inside
Memorial type
  • Stained glass window
Recorded by
David Roden
Established date
1923
Established Date format: 
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Established date
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Dedication date: 
08/12/1923
Dedication date
12 August 1923
Conflict/s
  • First World War, 1914–18

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