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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Argyll And Bute
Town
Kilmartin
County
Strathclyde
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
Colonial India
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
68837
Current location

Kilmartin Parish Church (Old Church)
A816
Kilmartin
Argyll And Bute
Strathclyde
PA31 8RN
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NR 83451 98851
Denomination: Church of Scotland

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Description
Rectangular brass plaque with a single line border, a patte cross at each corner, and the inscription in raised lettering.
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND IN MEMORY OF/ GEORGE CHRYSTIE/ MAJOR IN THE 25TH CAVALRY INDIAN/ FRONTIER FORCE, THIRD SON OF COLONEL/ G. CHRYSTIE I.A. OF SHORT HEATH LODGE/ BORN 9th MARCH 1872 KILLED/ IN ACTION WITH RAIDERS ON THE N.W./ FRONTIER OF INDIA ON 2nd MAY 1913/ GREATLY BELOVED
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Chrystie, George
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Commemorations
  • Colonial India
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Forename, surname, rank, regiment, relationships, date of birth, date of death, manner of death, place of death.
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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