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Memorial details

Memorial type
Roll of honour or book of remembrance
District
Inverness
Town
Ardersier
County
Highland
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
Northern Ireland Conflict; The Troubles (1969-1998), 20th Century Wars (1900-1999)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 27 August 1979
    Attended by: RELATIVES/FRIENDS OF THE FALLEN
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
44496
Current location

In case on the right as entering the chapel.
Fort George Regimental Chapel
Old Military Road
Ardersier
Inverness
Highland
IV2 7TD
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: Rolls of Honour
Denomination: Non-denominational

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Description
Leather bound Book of Remembrance in wooden display case with glass top.
Inscription
BOOK OF REMEMBRANCE/ QUEENS OWN HIGHLANDERS / PRESENTED BY MRS DAVID BLAIR, WIFE OF LT. COL. D. BLAIR, KILLED IN NORTHERN IRELAND/ 27 AUGUST 1979/ (NAMES) (Front cover of the book is not visible to confirm the above.) Notice below book: This book was / presented by Mrs David Blair / in memory of her husband / Lieutenant Colonel David Blair, / killed on active service while commanding / 1st Battalion Queen's Own Highlanders, in Northern Ireland, 27th August 1979.
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Northern Ireland Conflict; The Troubles (1969-1998)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
  • 20th Century Wars (1900-1999)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Book
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Leather, Paper
  • Case
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood, Glass
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Private

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