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Memorial details

Memorial type
Roll of honour or book of remembrance
District
Annandale And Eskdale
Town
Moffat
County
Dumfries And Galloway
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
Second World War - civilians
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
44212
Current location

Moffat Academy
Jeff Brown Drive
Moffat
Annandale And Eskdale
Dumfries And Galloway
DG10 9DA
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NT 08912 04873
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
FRAMED AND GLAZED THANKSGIVING ROLL WITH HAND WRITTEN INSCRIPTION IN RED AND BLACK LETTERING. EACH OFFICER HAS SIGNED HIS NAME AT THE BOTTOM OF THE ROLL. FRAMED PHOTOGRPAH OF THE GROUP IS PLACED BELOW THE ROLL. UNION FLAG AND POLISH FLAG DEPICTED AT THE TOP CENTRE OF THE ROLL FLANKED BY THISTLES AND ROSES
Inscription
THIS IS TO COMMEMORATE THE DEEP/ GRATITUDE OF THE POLISH OFFICERS/ TO THE RECTOR AND STAFF OF/ MOFFAT ACADEMY, MINISTERS/ AND OTHER PERSONS HERE NAMED:/ (NAMES)/ WHO DURING THE MONTHS OF SEPT. AND/ OCT. 1940 HAVE NOT SPARED THEM/ SELVES IN THEIR VALUABLE AND/ VOLUNTARY WORK OF TEACHING/ THE ENGLISH LANGUAGE./ (SIGNATURES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Adamson, Helen
Armstrong, William A
Bell, Margaret
Craib, Ella
Davenport, Jane L
Farquhar, John L (rev)
Field, Walter F
Hay, Ellen
Hutchison, Isabella J
Jessie, Bremner R W
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Commemorations
  • Second World War - civilians
    Total names on memorial: 24
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 24
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forename, decorations, title
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Frame
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood, Glass
  • Roll of honour
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Paper
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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