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Memorial details

Memorial type
Obelisk
District
Ross And Cromarty
Town
Achiltibuie
County
Highland
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
44565
Current location

The memorial is located opposite the fire station
Achiltibuie
Ross And Cromarty
Highland
IV26 2YG
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NC 01911 09101
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
THREE STEPPED SQUARE STONE BASE SURMOUNTED BY TWO STEPPED GRANITE BASE, PLINTH AND OBELISK. INSCRIPTION ON THE SIDE OF THE BASE OF THE OBELISK AND ON THE SIDES OF THE PLINTH
Inscription
On the obelisk- IN LOVING MEMORY/OF/THE MEN OF COIGACH/WHO FELL IN/THE GREAT WAR/1914 -1919 On the 4 faces of the plinth-[names] On a separate WW2 stone- IN LOVING MEMORY OF THE MEN/OF COIGACH WHO FELL IN THE/SECOND WORLD WAR 1939 - 1945/[names]
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Campbell, Donald
Campbell, Duncan
Campbell, John
Campbell, Murdo
Campbell, Neil
Macgregor, Alexander
Mackenzie, Donald
Mackenzie, James M
Mackenzie, Murdo
Mackenzie, Norman
See details for all 37 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 27
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 27
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forename,. rank, regiment
    Order of information: regiment THEN surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 10
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 10
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forename, rank, regiment, decorations
    Order of information: regiment THEN surname
Components
  • Obelisk
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Granite
  • Base
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Granite, Stone
  • Second World War memorial
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

This record comprises all information held by IWM’s War Memorials Register for this memorial. Where we hold a names list for the memorial, this information will be displayed on the memorial record. Please check back as we are adding more names to the database.

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