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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Ballycastle
Town
Ballintoy
County
Antrim
Country
Northern Ireland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
69925
Current location

Prominent white building
Ballintoy Parish Church
16 Harbour Road
Ballintoy
Ballycastle
Antrim
BT54 6NA
Northern Ireland

OS Grid Ref: NR 22503 02707
Denomination: Church of Ireland

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Description
Nowy headed marble tablet surrounded by wooden backboard.
Inscription
IN LOVING MEMORY OF/ DAVID ELDER JAMIESON /AGED 36 YEARS/FIRST CLASS P.O. UNDER ADMIRAL ARBUTHNOT/ON H.M.S. "DEFENCE"/WHICH WENT DOWN WITH ALL HANDS/AT THE BATTLE OF JUTLAND, 31ST MAY 1916/THEY GAVE THEIR LIVES IN PERFORMANCE OF/AN ACT OF SUPREME COURAGE AND SELF-SACRIFICE/"GREATER LOVE HATH NO MAN THAN THIS THAT A MAN LAY DOWN HIS LIFE FOR HIS FRIENDS"/ ERECTED BY HIS MOTHER AND SISTER
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Jamieson, David Elder
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Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: name, age, rank, ship, date of death, place of death
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaques / Panels with names
    Measurements: height Unknown, width Unknown
    Materials: Marble
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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