Claremont St. Aidan's Memorial Window Back to Search

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Location St. Aidan's Uniting Church, Princess Road & Chester Road, Claremont, Western Australia, Australia
Type stained_glass_window
Description

The Memorial Window commemorates 16 men of the church who died in service or were killed in action in World War One,
At the top of the window is the “BRIGHT AND MORNING STAR”, below which is the "Burning bush " the symbol of the Presbyterian Church. In the middle is inscribed "To Him That Overcometh" above the sun rising over the mountains, whilst at the bottom are listed the 16 men of the congregation who gave their lives

Special services of unusual interest will be conducted at the Claremont Presbyterian Church tomorrow. At the morning service a stained glass window will be unveiled in memory of 16 members of the congregation who died on active service during the war, and also a permanent honour board containing the names of 73 who enlisted. The celebrations will be continued in the evening in the form of a thanksgiving service at which special music will be rendered by the choir. West Australian (Perth), 24 April 1920.

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Built George Pitt-Morrison (Perth, WA)
Opened Not yet discovered
Inscription

To him that overcometh

IN MEMORIAM
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Condition

Good

Names

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PORTER, Herbert Bishop

Service number 2765
Lance Corporal
51st Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born Jan 1888

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HUTCHINSON, Leslie Charles

Service number 3376
Private
44th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1

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MACBEAN, Colin Hendrie

Service number 220
Second Lieutenant
10th Light Horse Regiment
AIF WW1
Born Aug 1892

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KING, Horace Chamberlain

Service number 461
Captain
28th Infantry Battalion
AIF WW1
Born 1896

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SCOTT, John Andrew

Service number 226
Sergeant
10th Light Horse Regiment
AIF WW1
Born 1892

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