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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Annandale And Eskdale
Town
Annan
County
Dumfries And Galloway
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 1920
    Attended by:
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
44091
Current location

St. John the Evangelist Church
St Johns Road
Annan
Annandale And Eskdale
Dumfries And Galloway
DG12 6AW
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NY 19382 66397
Denomination: Scottish Episcopal

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Description
White marble tablet with triangular pediment and curved base mounted on a black stone backboard with inscription in black lettering. Latin cross carved in relief at top centre of the tablet with wreath and ribbon carved in relief at the base of tablet.
Inscription
ERECTED BY THE CONGREGATION A.D. 1920/ IN HONOUR OF THE MEN OF THIS CHURCH/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THE GREAT WAR./ (NAMES)/ "THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE."
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Dalgleish, James
Davidson, Joseph
Gilbertson, John A
Hancock, John R S
Houghton, Samuel
Moss, Thomas
Murray, John
Peattie, P Alex
Reid, Oswald D
Richmond, Albert E
See details for all 18 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 18
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 18
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,rank,regiment,forename
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Backboard
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble - Black
  • Tablet
    Measurements: height 1070MM, width 610MM
    Materials: Marble - White
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Public
Responsibility
VESTRY OF ST JOHN THE EVANGELIST CHURCH
Reference

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