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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Wigtown
Town
Newton Stewart
County
Dumfries And Galloway
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
72064

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Current location

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

OS Grid Ref: NX 40676 65675
Denomination: Undefined

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Previous locations
  • Ewart High School (for Boys)
    York Road
    Newton Stewart
    Wigtown
    Dumfries And Galloway
    DG8 6JS
    Scotland

    OS Grid Ref: NX 40933 65707
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
Bronze Plaque with laurel wreath at top centre
Inscription
IN GRATEFUL REMEMBRANCE/OF THE FORMER PUPILS OF/THE EWART HIGH SCHOOL WHO/ANSWERING THEIR COUNTRY'S CALL/IN THE GREAT WAR LAID DOWN/THEIR LIVES IN HER DEFENCE/[names in 2 columns]/QUASI CURSORES VITAI LAMPADA TRADUNT
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Agnew, John
Allan, Marshall T
Axon, William C
Barr, Robert
Black, John
Black, John A
Blair, Kenneth C
Bone, Quintin
Brown, David W M
Brown, William
See details for all 34 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 34
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 34
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forename, rank, regiment
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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