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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
City Of Edinburgh
Town
Edinburgh
County
Lothian
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), VC or GC Recipients
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
44659

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Current location

53
Whitefoord House
Canongate
Edinburgh
City Of Edinburgh
Lothian
EH8 8BS
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NT 250 730
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Brass Plaque
Inscription
IN MEMORY OF/ CAPTAIN J. AIDAN LIDDELL, V.C., M.C./ 3RD (RESERVE) BATTALION/ ARGYLL AND SUTHERLAND HIGHLANDERS/ MORTALLY WOUNDED WHEN SERVING WITH/ THE ROYAL FLYING CORPS/ NEAR OSTEND, BELGIUM/ AUGUST 1915/ PRESENTED BY HIS BROTHER OFFICERS OF THE/ 3RD (RESERVE BATTALION.)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Liddell, J Aidan
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Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: rank, surname, date of death, regiment, place of death, forenames, manner of death, additional, decorations
    Order of information: Undefined
  • VC or GC Recipients
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: rank, surname, date of death, regiment, place of death, forenames, manner of death, additional, decorations
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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