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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Kincardine And Deeside
Town
Inverurie
County
Grampian
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 11/11/2008
    Attended by: Undefined
  • Unveiled
    Date: 18/8/1920
    Attended by: Mr Duff of Hatton, Vice Lieutenant performed the unveiling
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Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
57742

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Current location

Police Scotland: Aberdeenshire Command Area HQ
Blackhall Road
Inverurie
Kincardine And Deeside
Grampian
AB51 3QD
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NJ 76203 21578
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • Banchory Police Station
    High Street
    Banchory
    AB31 5RP
    Scotland

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Undefined
  • Aberdeenshire Constabulary HQ
    Lodge Walk
    Aberdeen

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Undefined
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Description
Brass plaque, with engraved lettering in black and red, within a plain rectangular oak frame. (Originally created with a more ornate, nowy-headed frame, see image attached).
Inscription
IN HONOURED MEMORY OF/THE FOLLOWING MEMBERS OF THE/ABERDEENSHIRE CONSTABULARY/WHO DIED FOR KING AND COUNTRY/DURING THE GREAT WAR/1914-1918/ (NAMES)/ "THEIR NAME LIVETH FOR EVERMORE"
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Alexander, W
Cowie, A L
Dingwall, J
Gray, G
Pearson, D B
Shepherd, G M
See details for all 6 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 6
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 6
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Rank, initials, surname, Regiment
    Order of information: In descending order of military rank.
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
  • Frame
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood - Oak
Condition
History
Found in 2008 in store at Banchory Police Station. Restored, then placed in present site.
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
Grampian Police
Reference

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