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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Perth And Kinross
Town
Alyth
County
Tayside
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 15 August 1920
    Attended by: Mrs Cleghorn of "Clifton", Alyth, who had lost 3 sons
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
55175
Current location

St Ninian's Church
St Ninian's Road
Alyth
Perth And Kinross
Tayside
PH11 8AP
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NO 24697 48326
Denomination: Church of Scotland

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Previous locations
  • Parish Church Halls- The former South United Free Church
    Airlie Street
    Alyth
    Perth And Kinross
    Tayside
    Scotland

    OS Grid Ref: NO 246 484
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
Brass Plaque on wooden backboard
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD and in GRATEFUL MEMORY/OF/[names in 2 columns]/WHO LAID DOWN THEIR LIVES IN THE/GREAT WAR 1914-18 FOR THE NATIONAL/RIGHTEOUSNESS AND FREEDOM/"Decorum est Pro Patria Mori"
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Brown, James F
Buick, David
Cleghorn, Allan J
Cleghorn, Herbert S
Cleghorn, William H
Edward, George Y
Lothian, John
Morris, Davidson
Morris, John
Oram, Robert E
See details for all 13 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 13
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 13
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forenames
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
  • Backboard
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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