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Memorial details

Memorial type
Pillar / Column
District
Dundee
Town
Monifieth
County
Tayside
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Maker
HERMON CAWTHRA (Sculptor)
CHARLES G SOUTAR (Architect)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 25 June 1922
    Attended by: Rt Honourable The Earl of Strathmore
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
2275
Current location

Junction of Albert Street and Ferry Road
Albert Street
Monifieth
Dundee
Tayside
DD5 4PH
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NO 49362 32210
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Tall obelisk with stepped top, on a 4 stepped base. Figure of robed medieval knight with sword and wreath inset into front face
Inscription
(MAIN COLUMN):IN MEMORY OF THE / MEN OF MONIFIETH / WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES / FOR THEIR COUNTRY (PLINTH): 1939-1945
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Alexander, Frederick
Anderson, Charles
Archibald, William
Beaton, John D
Bell, George
Bethel, John H
Brand, Alexander M
Brown, Alex
Brown, Alexander
Brown, Sam
See details for all 82 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 58
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 58
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forenames
    Order of information: surname THEN forename
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 24
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 24
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forenames
    Order of information: surname THEN forename
Components
  • Sculpture
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
  • Column
    Measurements: height 3500mm, width 3000mm
    Materials: Stone
Condition
Costs

Site: NIL
Comments: Site Gifted by the widow of David Dalrymple Mitchell, who is commemorated on the memorial

Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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.

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