Prayer Book

St. George’s Chapel of Windsor Prayer Book

A black with red stained pages 3.5 inch by 6 inch prayer book. This Prayer book has the names 24 of the “D” Coy Platoon soldiers in ink on a page at the back of the Prayer book. It is thought this was owned by the platoon commander, or the Platoon Sergeant Major E.S. Lamb..

The full name of the 1662 Book of Common Prayer is The Book of Common Prayer and Administration of the Sacraments and other Rites and Ceremonies of the Church according to the use of the Church of England together with the Psalter or Psalms of David pointed as they are to be sung or said in churches and the form and manner of making, ordaining, and consecrating of bishops, priests, and deacons.

Names No. 17 Platoon 48th D Coy

Fred D. Linton – B72849

Ivan F. Hughes – B72746

Al Sykes – B72900

G.B. Gadsden – B72708

Geo Kerr – B73448

Harry Blaylock – B72915

J. Ross – B72866

S. Knight – B73074

Andy H. Wilcork – B72921

Any Owens – B73500

George Elson – B73072

Percy North – B72616

Peter W. Cooper – B73520

Tom Medland – B72749

Jack Marchall – B72858

William Medland – B72747

PSM E. S. Lamb – B72656

Jack Fulford – B73120

Jack Holland – B73435

Sgt A. Gibb – B72463

LCpl J.E. Phillips – B72890

W.H. Rank – B72724

R.S. Pansford – B73577

F.E. Harris – B72678

Associated place
Associated event
Associated name(s)
1939 – 1945 (WW 2)
Location of artifact
Case 24/25 WWII
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