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Memorial details

Memorial type
Obelisk
District
Moray
Town
Mulben
County
Grampian
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 1 May 1921
    Attended by: Thomas Gordon Duff of Drummuir
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
44588
Current location

Public Hall Car Park
A95
Mulben
Moray
Grampian
AB55 6YJ
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NJ 35518 50505
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • Crossroads 100 Yards North West of Current Location
    Mulben
    Moray
    Grampian
    Scotland

    OS Grid Ref: NJ 350 500
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
Obelisk constructed of rough-hewn stone blocks. Obelisk surmounts pediment. The dedication is on the 6 o'clock face, the names on the 3 o'clock and 6 o'clock faces. On each of the names panels the WW1 and WW2 names are divided (without explanation) by an inscribed horizontal line. All lettering is inscribed. See also our reference 88450 at Maggieknockater for the same WW1 names
Inscription
IN / LOVING AND GRATEFUL / REMEMBRANCE OF / THE MEN FROM / THE PARISH OF BOHARM / WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES / IN THE GREAT WAR / 1914-1918 / 'THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE' / "GREATER LOVE HATH NO MAN THAT THIS / THAT A MAN LAY DOWN HIS LIFE FOR HIS FRIENDS "/ BY THEIR SACRIFICE WE LIVE / AND / IN THE WORLD WAR / 1939-1945
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Bower, Hamish
Brooks, James
Burgess, James
Cameron, Harry
Clark, George
Grant, Charles
Grant, Earl Of Seafield, James Ogilvie
Harper, John
Hendry, George
Ingram, Robert
See details for all 39 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 32
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 32
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forenames, additional
    Order of information: surname THEN
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 7
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 7
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forenames
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Obelisk
    Measurements: depth 800 mm, width 800 mm
    Materials: Granite
  • Tablets
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Granite - Polished
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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