At present no image of this war memorial is available for online display. If you have a photograph of this war memorial, please upload it via our image upload form for inclusion on the Register. The image will be credited to yourself and free for reuse for non-commercial purposes by others under the IWM Non Commercial Licence.

Memorial details

Memorial type
Panelling
District
City Of Edinburgh
Town
Musselburgh
County
Lothian
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Maker
SIR ROBERT LORIMER (Architect)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
57599

Support IWM

Donate with Just Giving

Any gift we receive makes a vital contribution to our ongoing work, from conserving our collection to supporting our public programme.

Current location

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

OS Grid Ref: NT 349 729
Denomination: Undefined

View location on Google Maps
Description
RECTANGULAR OAK PANEL DIVIDED INTO THREE PANELS ABOVE AND ONE BELOW. R.H. PANEL HAS BADGE OF H.L.I., CENTRE WITH FAMILY CREST, AND HEART SHAPED SUN ON THE RIGHT. CARVING OF OAK LEAVES AND ACORNS ABOVE BOTTOM LNE OF TEXT.
Inscription
IN/ LOVING MEMORY OF/ PERCY. GEO. SYMINGTON/ LIEUT. 17th BATT. H.L.INF./ KILLED IN ACTION ON THE/ SOMME 1st JULY 1916 AGED 20/ LORETTO 1910-1914.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Symington, Percy Geo.
See details
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, rank, date of death, regiment, place of death, forenames, manner of death, age, additional
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Panelling
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood - Oak
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • Royal Commission on the Ancient and Historical Monuments of Scotland Lor/L/34/37/7

This record comprises all information held by IWM’s War Memorials Register for this memorial. Where we hold a names list for the memorial, this information will be displayed on the memorial record. Please check back as we are adding more names to the database.

This information is made available under a Creative Commons BY-NC licence.

This means you may reuse it for non-commercial purposes only and must attribute it to us using the following statement:

© WMR-57599

For queries, please contact [email protected].