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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Stirling
Town
Dunblane
County
Central
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
Non-Combat Deaths
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
69235

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Current location

Dunblane Cathedral
The Cross
Dunblane
Stirling
Central
FK15 0AQ
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NN 78143 01393
Denomination: Church of Scotland

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Description
Rectangular plaque set within frame. Lettering raised. To the left of the lettering is a Celtic cross and the Royal Air Force insignia.
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN MEMORY OF JOHN DUNCAN NIMMO/ EAST INDIA MERCHANT WHO WITH HIS WIFE GAVE THE/ WINDOW ABOVE BORN AT ABERCORN WEST LOTHIAN/ HE LIVED IN DUNBLANE FROM 1906 TO 1919 AND DIED AT/ NAIROBI KENYA COLONY 6TH APRIL 1925 AGED 64/ ALSO IN MEMORY OF HIS THIRD SON ROBERT LOUIS/ OF THE LONDON STOCK EXCHANGE FLYING OFFICER/ COUNTY OF MIDDLESEX SQUADRON AUXILIARY AIR FORCE/ WHO WAS BORN IN DUNBLANE AND WAS KILLED FLYING/ AT HENDON 4TH AUGUST 1935 AGED 28/ MAY THE LIGHT ETERNAL SHINE ON THEM AND ON ALL CHILDREN CHISTENED IN THIS PLACE.
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Nimmo, Robert Louis
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Commemorations
  • Non-Combat Deaths
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, relationship, forename, occupation, rank, regiment, place of birth, manner of death, place of death, date of death, age of death
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Metal
  • Frame
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Metal
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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