Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Ettrick And Lauderdale
Town
Ettrickbridge
County
Borders
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
44089

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Current location

off B7009 in Woodlands Road
Kirkhope Parish Church
B7009
Ettrickbridge
Ettrick And Lauderdale
Borders
TD7 5JJ
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NT 37831 23003
Denomination: Church of Scotland

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Description
Nowy headed board with gilded RAF Crest in nowy head
Inscription
1939 - 1945/ COUNTED WORTHY/ OF MORE GLORY/ HUGH M KESTING R.A.F./ THOMAS SCOTT R.A.F./ NEVER IN THE FIELD OF HUMAN CONFLICT/ WAS SO MUCH OWED BY SO MANY TO SO FEW/ REMEMBRANCE
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Kesting, Hugh M
Scott, Thomas
See details for all 2 names
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 2
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 2
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, service, forenames
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Board
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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