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Memorial details

Memorial type
Roll of honour or book of remembrance
District
North East Fife
Town
Cupar
County
Fife
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
72550
Current location

Wall mounted above caller counter
69
Post Office
Crossgate
Cupar
North East Fife
Fife
KY15 5AS
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NO 37486 14391
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Illustrated Paper Roll of Honour in Calligraphy, in a glazed wooden frame
Inscription
Cupar postal roll of honour. Cupar post office staff who served in the Great War (dedication names).Honours palmam qui meruit ferat (dedication names). In the Great War they died for the cause of freedom (dedication names).
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Anderson, James
Andrews, John
Arbuthnott, Jas.
Balsillie, James
Brown, John
Campbell, Alexander
Clegg, John Alexander
Davidson, David
Doig, Alex Mci
Douglas, C E
See details for all 26 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 26
    Served and returned: 22
    Died: 4
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forenames, rank, regiment, decorations, date of death, civilian job
    Order of information: regiment THEN surname
Components
  • Roll of honour
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Paper
  • Frame
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood, Glass
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
Royal Mail
Reference

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