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The stained glass window commemorates members of the parish who served in World War One.

YACKANDANDAH. (From Our Own Correspondent.) On Sunday, 29th August, the pretty little Church of England was packed to overflowing when the ceremony of unveiling a beautifully stained window erected to the memory of lads belonging to the church, who had served in the great war, was performed by the Rev. Archdeacon Potter of Beechworth. It was also the final occasion on which the Rev. Mr. Preece, who has been in charge of the parish for over nine years, would hold service, as he is leaving immediately for Dunoon, on the North Coast.

For some time it has been Mr. Preece's great ambition to get three memorial windows in the eastern end of the church but the best he could get done was the centre one, which is a beautiful work, with all the lads names inscribed. Mr. Preece will be greatly missed.
Albury Banner and Wodonga Express (NSW),  3 September 1920.


Address:8 Church Street, Holy Trinity Anglican Church , Yackandandah, 3749
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -36.313914
Long: 146.843361
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
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Monument Type:Window
Monument Theme:Conflict
Actual Event Start Date:04-August-1914
Actual Event End Date:28-June-1919


Actual Monument Dedication Date:Sunday 29th August, 1920
Front Inscription

I am the Good Shepherd

In lasting remembrance of those church members of this Parish who served in the Great War 1914 - 1919

[ Names ]

And especially of those who laid down their lives

[ Names ]

Faithful unto death


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