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Memorial details

Memorial type
Panelling
District
City Of Edinburgh
Town
Musselburgh
County
Lothian
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
57424

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Current location

The Chapel
Loretto School Chapel
Linkfield Road
Musselburgh
City Of Edinburgh
Lothian
EH21 7RE
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NT 34806 72884
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Oak panel with inscriptionc arved in relief and painted in gold. Carved decoration of the sun above an open book and surrounded by wings is at the top centre of the panel.
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND / IN MEMORY OF F G LEMMEY / SCIENCE MASTER AT / LORETTO 1895 1914 LIEUT / THE ROYAL SCOTS KILLED IN / ACTION AT LONGUEVAL / JULY 14th 1916 IN THE 44th / YEAR OF HIS AGE / THIS PANEL IS A TRIBUTE / OF THE AFFECTION AND REGARD / FROM THE MEMBERS OF THE / SCHOOL HE SERVED SO WELL.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Lemmey, F G
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Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Forename initials, surname, pre-war occupation, rank, regiment, manner of death, place of death, date of death, age at death
    Order of information: Forename initials, surname, pre-war occupation, rank, regiment, manner of death, place of death, date of death, age at death
Components
  • Panelling
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood - Oak
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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