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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
City Of Edinburgh
Town
Greyfriars
County
Lothian
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
5632
Current location

Located on the far left of the north wall
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Greyfriars Church
Greyfriars
Greyfriars
City Of Edinburgh
Lothian
EH1 2QQ
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NT 25633 73261
Denomination: Church of Scotland

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Previous locations
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    Robertson Mission Church
    Grassmarket
    Edinburgh
    City Of Edinburgh
    Lothian
    EH1 2JU
    Scotland

    OS Grid Ref: NT 25294 73357
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
Brass plaque with wooden backboard. Red Latin cross positioned at top centre of plaque just above two crossed flags, that of the left being the Royal banner of Scotland and the other the Union flag.
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND IN GRATEFUL MEMORY OF/ MEN OF THE ROBERTSON MISSION CHURCH/ WHO FELL DURING THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918/ (Names)/ FAITHFUL UNTO DEATH/ FOR GOD, KING AND COUNTRY
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Bartleman, George
Crawford, Maxwell
Edmond, Alexander
Ferguson, William
Guild, Alexander
Hamilton, David
Heatherill, Daniel Mcp
Kerr, Alexander
Lumsden, James
Mcleod, Arthur D
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Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 13
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 13
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Rank, forename, surname, regiment
    Order of information: Rank
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: height 610 mm, width 460 mm
    Materials: Brass
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
Greyfriars Church

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