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The Ascension Window also known as the Salmon Memorial Window was presented by William Salmon and Familyto commemorate the sacrifices overseas in World War One by members of the church including his son Percy Salmon, daughter Muriel Colclough and son-in -law Herbert Colclough. Percy Salmon died in the war.

In 1947 the Salmon Memorial Window which had been above the Altar was placed in the North Transept.


Address:Mount Alexander Road & Marco Polo Street, Christ Church Anglican Church , Essendon, 3340
GPS Coordinates:Lat: -37.747018
Long: 144.912371
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


Approx. Monument Dedication Date:December-1921
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Presented by William Frederick Salmon and family
To commemorate the sacrifices overseas in the Great War of members of this Church including Percy William Salmon Lieut ; Herbert George Colclough ; Muriel Daphne Colclough
Source: MA, VWHI
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