North Berwick

WM reference
8547
Memorial type
Lost
No
Town
County
District
Subject/Period
Creator
Ceremony
  • Unknown : 1920
Current location

Quality St
North Berwick
East Lothian
Lothian
EH39 4HW
Scotland
OS Grid Ref.: NT 555 853
Denomination: Undefined

Description

MERCAT CROSS COMMEMORATING WW1 WITH A BRICK WALL NEXT TO IT COMMEMORATING WW2 REGIMENTAL SHIELDS OF ROYAL SCOTS; ROYAL SCOTS GREYS; SCOTS GUARDS; GORDON HIGHLANDERS; KOSB; ROYAL ARTILLERY; ROYAL SCOTS FUSILIERS; ASH

Inscription

1939 1945 / IN MEMORY OF THOSE WHO IN A LATER / GENERATION MADE THE SAME SACRIFICE IN / THE SAME CAUSE AS THOSE TO WHOM, THE / MEMORIAL OPPOSITE HAS BEEN ERECTED / (NAMES) / "AND IN THE MORNING WE WILL REMEMBER THEM."

Inscription legible?

Yes

Names on memorial

Adams, J
Arundel, R T
Arundel, N M
Balmain, R F
Blackwood-porter, A
Blair, W B
Brooman-white, R G
Brown, T
Bunyan, M
Burke, A
See details for all 152 names

Subject/Period

First World War (1914-1918)
Total names on memorial: 154
Served and returned: 0
Died: 154
Exact count: yes
Information shown: surname,rank,forename,decorations
Order of information: Undefined

Subject/Period

Second World War (1939-1945)
Total names on memorial: 40
Served and returned: 0
Died: 40
Exact count: yes
Information shown: surname,forename
Order of information: Undefined

Component

Cross
Condition: Good
Measurements: Undefined
Materials: Stone
Listed?: No

Component

Plaque
Condition: Good
Measurements: Undefined
Materials: Metal
Listed?: No

Component

Wall
Condition: Good
Measurements: Undefined
Materials: Stone
Listed?: No

Ceremony

Unknown
Date: 1920
Attended by: UNKNOWN

Costs

Site: Unknown or N/A
Memorial: Unknown or N/A
Comments: None

Trust fund/Scholarship

No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

Sponsorship

Unknown or N/A
Details: Unknown or N/A

Responsibility of

Unknown or N/A

Reference

http://stonechaser.blogspot.co.uk/2012/07/north-berwick.html

This record comprises all information held by IWM’s War Memorials Register for this memorial. Where we hold a names list for the memorial, this information will be displayed on the memorial record. Please check back as we are adding more names to the database.

This information is made available under a Creative Commons BY-NC licence.

This means you may reuse it for non-commercial purposes only and must attribute it to us using the following statement:

© IWM (WMR-8547)

For queries, please contact memorials@iwm.org.uk.