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Memorial details

Memorial type
Composite
District
Perth And Kinross
Town
Alyth
County
Tayside
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945), Falklands Conflict (1982)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
44753
Current location

Behind the WW1 memorial (our reference 44752)
junction of Airlie Street/Meigle Road
Alyth
Perth And Kinross
Tayside
PH11 8DZ
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NO 24567 48525
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Stone Wall with red granite dedication/names tablet. At each end of the wall are modern RBLS plaques, and a wooden park style seat with a metal dedication palque
Inscription
Tablet-TO THE GLORY OF GOD/AND IN MEMORY OF THOSE WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES/IN THE SECOND WORLD WAR 1939-1945/ [Column 1]-ROYAL NAVY[names]/MERCHANT NAVY/[names] [Columns 2 & 3]- ARMY/[names] [Column 4]-ROYAL AIR FORCE/[names]/WOMEN'S AUXILIARY AIR FORCE/[names] [below Columns 2 & 3]- FALKLAND ISLANDS CAMPAIGN/[name] [at base]-THE SOULS OF THE RIGHTEOUS ARE IN THE HANDS OF GOD RBLS Plaque-THE ROYAL BRITISH LEGION SCOTLAND/ALYTH/YOUR SUPREME SACRIFICE/WE WILL REMEMBER/SERVICE NOT SELF Seat Plaque 1-"They shall not grow old/As we that are left grow old:/Age shall not weary them/Nor the years condemn/At the going down of the sun/And in the morning-/WE WILL REMEMBER THEM Seat Plaque 2-In eternal memory of/All members of our Forces/who died in service to our Country/"When we go, home,/Tell them of us and say-/For our tomorrow-We gave our today"
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Blair, Duncan
Blair, Robert
Brodie, Douglas
Buick, Jessie A
Chapman, William E C
Cousins, Alfred
Dewar, Malcolm
Donald, James
Easton, Brian
Easton, James S
See details for all 34 names
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 29
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 29
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forenames, rank, service
    Order of information: service THEN surname
  • Falklands Conflict (1982)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forename, rank, service, date of death
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Wall
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
  • Undefined
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Granite - Red
  • Undefined
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Unknown
  • Undefined
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
  • Plaques
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Metal
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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