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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Nithsdale
Town
Dumfries
County
Dumfries And Galloway
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
5860
Current location

There is a mound just to the right of the main entrance
with a cairn and a bronze giving the history of the castle. The Robert the Bruce stone & this memorial are behind that
Castledykes Park
Glencaple Road
Dumfries
Nithsdale
Dumfries And Galloway
DG1 4AS
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NX 97744 74726
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Stone tablet set on the ground with incised inscription
Inscription
THE CORNETS CLUB REMEMBER/ WITH PRIDE THEIR COMPANIONS/ WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES/ IN THE WORLD WAR/ (NAMES)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Dickie, S
Hunter, J
Moodie, W P
See details for all 3 names
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 3
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 3
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: rank,year died, surname, forename
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: depth 1270mm, height 450mm, width 1270mm
    Materials: Stone - Sandstone
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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.

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