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Memorial details

Memorial type
Composite
District
Wigtown
Town
Newton Stewart
County
Dumfries And Galloway
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945), Second World War - civilians
Maker
Jack Maltman (Artist)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
72062
Current location

Douglas Ewart High School
Old Hall Drive
Newton Stewart
Wigtown
Dumfries And Galloway
DG8 6HZ
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NX 40677 65701
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Wooden Lectern with Brass Dedication Plaque, Paper Bible in Leather Binding with paper Roll of Honour inside and paper Roll of Honour in a glazed wooden frame
Inscription
Lectern Plaque-IN MEMORY OF/THE FORMER PUPILS/OF THIS SCHOOL/WHO GAVE THEIR/LIVES IN DEFENCE/OF THEIR COUNTRY/1939-1945 Bible-Dedicated/To The Glory of God/and to/The memory of the Former/Pupils of this School who gave/their lives during the War/1939-1945/[names] Framed Roll of Honour-Qui pro patria morlui sunt/memoris tenebuntur sempiterna/The memorial Lectern and this Script, which/records their names are dedicated to the/honoured memory of the Former Pupils of/this School, who in the World War of 1939 to/1945, gave their lives in the defence of their/country/[names]/They shall not grow old, as we who are left grow old/Age shall not weary them, nor the years condemn/At the going down of the sun and in the morning/We will remember them
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Ferries, John
Finlay, John B
Fraser, William
Galloway, Gilbert Mcm
Hyslop, David
Lynch, Alexander
Macewan, John
Mactier, David H
Malet-warden, John H
Mcgowan, Charles K
See details for all 18 names
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 17
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 17
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forename, regiment
    Order of information: Undefined
  • Second World War - civilians
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forename, service
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Lectern
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
  • Book
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Paper, Leather
  • Roll of honour
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Paper, Wood, Glass
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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