6th Battn Gordon Highlanders (ww1)

Our reference
8661
Memorial type
Lost
No
Town
County
District
Subject/Period
Creator

Current location

MEMORIAL GARDEN,Main Rd,Keith,Moray,Grampian,Scotland
OS Grid Ref.: NJ 430 507
Denomination: Unknown

Description

FIGURE OF A GORDON HIGHLANDER IN KILT AND BONNET, WITH RIFLE RAISED AT THE READY, ON MASSIVE PLINTH.

Inscription

6TH (BANFFSHIRE & DONSIDE) BATTALION OF THE GORDON HIGHLANDERS

Inscription legible?

Yes

Subject / Period

Second World War (1939-1945)
Total names on memorial: 0
Served and returned: 0
Died: 0
Exact count: no
Information shown: Unknown
Order of information: Unknown

Subject / Period

First World War (1914-1918)
Total names on memorial: 0
Served and returned: 0
Died: 0
Exact count: yes
Information shown: Unknown
Order of information: Unknown

Component

Figure
Condition: Good
Measurements: Unknown
Materials: Bronze
Listed?: No

Component

Plaques
Condition: Good
Measurements: Unknown
Materials: Bronze
Listed?: No

Component

Plinth
Condition: Good
Measurements: Unknown
Materials: Stone - Sandstone
Listed?: No

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

Notes

BATTALION DEPOT WAS IN KEITH

Reference

Carter Postcard Collection

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