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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Annandale And Eskdale
Town
Lockerbie
County
Dumfries And Galloway
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
44199

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Current location

Inside memorial shrine (see UKNIWM 44187)
Dryfesdale Parish Church
High Street
Lockerbie
Annandale And Eskdale
Dumfries And Galloway
DG11 2AF
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NY 13558 81864
Denomination: Church of Scotland

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Previous locations
  • Trinity Church
    Lockerbie
    Annandale And Eskdale
    Dumfries And Galloway
    Scotland

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
Rectangular granite tablet set within a wooden frame. Inscription in black lettering. Gold-painted double line border on the tablet with grape and leaf design depicted in upper corners. Small plaque with relocation inscription mounted above tablet.
Inscription
Upper plaque: TRANSFERRED FROM/ TRINITY CHURCH 1973 Lower tablet: 1939 1945/ TO THE GLORY OF GOD & IN GRATEFUL REMEMBRANCE/ OF THE MEN OF THIS CONGREGATION WHO LAID DOWN/ THEIR LIVES IN THE SECOND WORLD WAR./ (Names)/ "Greater love hath no man than this,/ that a man lay down his life for his friends."
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Cameron, William Ritchie
Dougan, Robert Neill
Wightman, Robert
See details for all 3 names
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 3
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 3
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname,forename
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Granite
  • Frame
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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