Denton, Lincolnshire - Welby Window

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Reference WMO261919

Address:

St. Andrew

Church Street

Denton

NG32 1LG

England

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Status: On original site
Type: Non freestanding
Location: External
Setting: Attached to a building/structure
Description: Stained glass window
Materials:
  • Glass Stained Glass
  • Stone Alabaster
Conflicts:
  • First World War (1914-1918)
About the memorial: Window and tablet
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THIS WINDOW IS DEDICATED TO THE / GLORY OF GOD AND TO THE MEMORY / OF THE LADY MARIA LOUISA HELEN / WIFE OF SIR CHARLES GLYNNE / EARLE WELBY, 5TH BARONET. / BORN 23 OCT 1868 SHE DIED / MUCH LOVING AND MUCH LOVED 11 JULY 1920./ ALSO TO THE MEMORY OF THEIR ELDER SON / RICHARD WILLIAM GREGORY WELBY / BORN 16 OCT. 1888, LIEUTENANT / IN THE GRENADIER GUARDS./ AT THE OUTBREAK OF THE GREAT WAR HE WENT TO FRANCE AND TOOK / PART IN THE RETREAT FROM MONS AND THE SUBSEQUENT ADVANCE. HE WAS WOUNDED / IN THE BATTLE OF THE AISNE, BUT REMAINED / ON DUTY AND WAS KILLED TWO DAYS LATER / ON THE HEIGHTS ABOVE THE RIVER / 16 SEPT 1914. HE LIES WITH HIS COMRADES / IN THE GRAVEYARD OF SOUPIR NEAR BY. THEY COUNTED NOT THEIR LIVES DEAR / UNTO THEMSELVES.

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