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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Kensington And Chelsea
Town
Belgravia
County
Greater London
Country
England
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
H L ANDERSON (Designer)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 5 November 1922
    Attended by: FIELD MARSHAL THE EARL HAIG KT GCB OM GCVO KCIE
  • Dedicated
    Date: 05 November 1922
    Attended by: Local Clergy/Dignitaries
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Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
52993
Current location

In the London Scottish Chapel
St Columbas Church
Pont Street
Belgravia
Kensington And Chelsea
Greater London
SW1X 0DB
England

OS Grid Ref: TQ 27634 79072
Denomination: Church of Scotland

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Description
Upright rectangular bronze plaque with regimental badge at top, words 'FOR GOD KING AND COUNTRY' in a ribbon, and a cross in each corner.
Inscription
FOR GOD KING & COUNTRY/ TO THE UNDYING MEMORY OF/ OFFICER AND MEN OF THE/ LONDON SCOTTISH REGIMENT/ WHO LAID DOWN THEIR LIVES/ IN THE CAUSE OF FREEDOM/ JUSTICE & HONOUR IN THE/ GREAT WAR OF 1914-1919/ (DATES AND BATTLES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Memorial
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Undefined
Listing information
  • CHURCH OF ST COLUMBA (PRESBYTERIAN)
  • Grade II
  • This memorial is protected, and listed on the National Heritage List for England maintained by Historic England. View list entry
  • More about listing and the protection of historic places can be found on the Historic England website
  • Historic England
Condition
History
Plaque survived the church's destruction in 1941 and was placed in chapel in the new building in 1955
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • ST COLUMBAS CHURCH OF SCOTLAND (LONDON) MAGAZINE No. 226 (Dec 1922), pages 124-126

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