Memorial details

Memorial type
Window
District
Inverness
Town
Ardersier
County
Highland
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
Colonial India
Maker
Herbert Hendrie (Makers)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 1924
    Attended by: Unknown
  • Dedicated
    Date: 19 October 1930
    Attended by: Rev. Wm. Graham, Ardersier, depot chaplain.
  • Unveiled
    Date: 19 October 1930
    Attended by: Brigadier K. G. Buchanan, C.M.G., D.S.O. (Commanding office of the 2nd Seaforths when the two officers were murdered).
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Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
13506

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Current location

Fort George Regimental Chapel
Old Military Road
Ardersier
Inverness
Highland
IV2 7TE
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NH 76021 56651
Denomination: Church of Scotland

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Description
Window in the corner to left of the altar in the regimental chapel. There is a set of drums in "drumhead service configuration" in front of the window with a picture of the two officers on it. And a plaque below the window which has a representation of St. George and the Dragon surmounted by the regimental crest.
Inscription
MTO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN MEMORY OF/ MAJOR FEARNLEY ANDERSON DSO MC/ AND MAJOR NORMAN ORR DSO/ 2ND BATTALION/ THE SEAFORTH HIGHLANDERS/ KILLED AT LANDI KOTAL ON 8TH APRIL 1923
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Anderson, Fearnley
Orr, Norman
See details for all 2 names
Commemorations
  • Colonial India
    Total names on memorial: 2
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 2
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Forename, surname, rank, date of death, regiment, place of death, manner of death.
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Window
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stained Glass
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
  • Altar
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Drums
  • Photograph/s
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Paper
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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