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R.W.G.Welby.

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Parish:Denton

Locality:St Andrew - Window

Type of Memorial:Window

Description:Ornate glass window with four main lights filled with images of saints, with a tablet below.

Inscription:HIS 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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