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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
North East Fife
Town
Upper Largo
County
Fife
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945), VC or GC Recipients
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
5762
Current location

Parish Church
Church Place
Upper Largo
North East Fife
Fife
KY8 6EH
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NO 42359 03493
Denomination: Church of Scotland

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Description
Two brass plaques- 1 for each conflict
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND IN HONOURED MEMORY OF THE/MEN FROM LARGO/ WHO DIED// IN THE WAR 1914-1918/ (names in 2 columns) THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE/ ERRECTED IN THEF PARISH CHURCH BY THE CONGREGATION AND THOSE WHO FELL IN/THE WORLD WAR 1939-1945/[names in 2 columns]
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Adam, H V
Alexander, J
Anderson, A R
Anderson, C
Anderson, E K
Anderson, W H
Arthur, C
Baillie, R C T
Ballantyne, Jessie
Baxter, J E
See details for all 90 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 53
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 53
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, rank, regiment, initials of forenames, decorations
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 18
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 18
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, initials of forenames
    Order of information: surname
  • VC or GC Recipients
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, rank, regiment, initials of forenames, decorations
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • First World War memorial
    Measurements: height 130CM, width 65CM
    Materials: Brass
  • Second World War memorial
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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