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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
City Of Aberdeen
Town
Aberdeen
County
Grampian
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
Spanish Civil War (1936-1939)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
44835

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Current location

Aberdeen Music Hall
Union Street
Aberdeen
City Of Aberdeen
Grampian
AB10 1QS
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NJ 93768 06030
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • 22a
    John Londragon House (Aberdeen Trades Council)
    Adelphi
    Aberdeen
    City Of Aberdeen
    Grampian
    AB11 5BL
    Scotland

    OS Grid Ref: NJ 94274 06243
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
Bronze wall mounted plaque bearing the incised Arms of Aberdeen at top and and inscription below. In wooden frame
Inscription
THIS PLAQUE COMMEMORATES THOSE FROM/ THE CITY OF ABERDEEN/ WHO FOUGHT TO DEFEND DEMOCRACY IN THE/ SPANISH CIVIL WAR/ (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Anderson, D
Bruce, W
Cooney, R
Cooper, R
Davidson, T
Dewar, A
Downie, C
Dunbar, W
Forbes, G
Gibb, A
See details for all 18 names
Commemorations
  • Spanish Civil War (1936-1939)
    Total names on memorial: 18
    Served and returned: 13
    Died: 5
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: initials of forenames, surname, place of death, year of death, manner of death
    Order of information: Alphabetically by surname- served first in 3 columns THEN fallen
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
  • Frame
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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