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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Kirkcaldy
Town
Burntisland
County
Fife
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
56504
Current location

On the south outside wall of the club house.
Burntisland Golf Club
Burntisland
Kirkcaldy
Fife
KY3 9LQ
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NT 24946 87249
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Metal wall mounted plaque with gold border and lettering. Also gold figure of soldier in relief on right side of plaque . Additional plaque for WW2 inscription placed below it
Inscription
TO THE MEMORY OF THE MEMBERS OF THE CLUB/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THE GREAT WAR 1914-1918/ (Names)/ ALSO THOSE WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THE WORLD WAR/ 1939-1945/ (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Balfour, Robert Frederick
Drysdale, W
Duncan, George
Duncan, John
Fotheringham, John
Gerrard, James S
Guy, John C
Harrow, William D
Hutton, David
Hutton, Robert
See details for all 16 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 12
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 12
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, rank, regiment, forenames, decorations
    Order of information: rank THEN surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 4
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 4
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, rank, regiment, forenames
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • First World War memorial
    Measurements: height 980mm, width 914mm
    Materials: Metal
  • Second World War memorial
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Metal
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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