© WMR-5894

Memorial details

Memorial type
Sculptured / Cast group
District
Lochaber
Town
Spean Bridge
County
Highland
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Maker
H H Martyn and Co., Scott Sutherland ARSA
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 4 October 1952
    Attended by: HM QUEEN ELIZABETH THE QUEEN MOTHER
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
5894
Current location
  • A82
    Spean Bridge
    Lochaber
    Highland
    PH34 4EG
    Scotland

    OS Grid Ref: NN 20790 82367
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
Group of three Commando figures wearing characteristic cap comforters, battle dress and webbing, standing on stone cairn. Close by is a low, formalised, circular walled enclosure for flowers and commemorations. Individual memorial plaques and crosses throughout the enclosure.
Inscription
UNITED WE CONQUER/ IN MEMORY OF THE OFFICERS AND MEN OF THE COMMANDOS WHO DIED IN THE SECOND WORLD WAR 1939 - 1945/ THIS COUNTRY WAS THEIR TRAINING GROUND.
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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