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Memorial details

Memorial type
Allegory (eg: Victory)
District
Kyle And Carrick
Town
Troon
County
Strathclyde
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Maker
H H Martyn and Co., WALTER HENRY GILBERT
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
2004
Current location
  • Facing out to sea
    South Beach Esplanade
    Troon
    Kyle And Carrick
    Strathclyde
    KA10 6EJ
    Scotland

    OS Grid Ref: NS 32106 30799
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
Bronze life-sized figure of Victory, summounting an inscribed stone plinth, holding a palm leaf in right hand and a smaller figure in left. Names inscribed on three bronze plaques on three faces of the plinth. Behind this is an inscribed stone screen wall with inscribed bronze plaque.
Inscription
Plinth: THIS STATUE/ WAS PLACED/ TO/ COMMEMORATE/ THE MEN OF/ TROON WHO/ SEEKING THE/ WELFARE OF/ THEIR COUNTRY/ GAVE THEIR LIVES/ IN SO DOING/ AND ARE NOW/ RESTING IN AND/ BEYOND THE SEAS/ LIFT UP YOUR HEARTS/ [Names] Screen Wall: 1939 1945/ AT THE GOING DOWN OF THE SUN AND IN THE MORNING WE WILL REMEMBER THEM/ [Names]
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 68
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 68
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Alphabetical
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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