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Memorial details

Memorial type
Obelisk
District
Ross And Cromarty
Town
Portmahomack
County
Highland
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945), Second World War - civilians
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
5915
Current location

opposite the Parish Church
B9165
Portmahomack
Ross And Cromarty
Highland
IV20 1YD
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NH 91642 84446
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Obelisk with carved flag set on a tapering plinth with the names, and a stepped base. The whole is set on gravel and surrounded by cast iron railings.
Inscription
On the Front Face of the PlinthTHESE/ GALLANT MEN/ CONNECTED WITH THE PARISH/ OF TARBAT/ LAID DOWN THEIR LIVES IN/ THE GREAT WARS/ 1914-1918/ AND/ 1939-1945/ On the front face of the top step- (WW2 Names) Other 3 faces of plinth-[WW1 names]
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Bannerman, Dugald
Beattie, James
Beattie, William
Budge, J Henry
Campbell, A
Cowie, A
Cumming, A
Cumming, H J
Davidson, William
Dougherty, J
See details for all 66 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 50
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 50
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, rank, regiment, forenames
    Order of information: regiment THEN rank THEN surname THEN forename
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 11
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 11
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, initials of forenames, rank, regiment, decorations
    Order of information: regiment THEN rank THEN surname
  • Second World War - civilians
    Total names on memorial: 6
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 6
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, initials of forenames, rank, service
    Order of information: rank THEN surname
Components
  • Obelisk
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
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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