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Memorial details

Memorial type
Pillar / Column
District
Ross And Cromarty
Town
Milton
County
Highland
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
75926
Current location

just west of Strathconon Primary School
about 11 miles west of Strathpeffer
Milton
Ross And Cromarty
Highland
IV6 7QQ
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NH 30854 55359
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Tapered Granite Pillar, on two granite steps, which is on a 2 step stone base
Inscription
1914-1918/TO/THE GLORY OF GOD/AND IN MEMORY OF/THE MEN/OF STRATHCON/WHO MADE THE SUPREME/SACRIFICE/IN THE GREAT WAR/FOR GOD,/KING AND COUNTRY/KILLED IN ACTION/SERGT JAMES MACDONALD/4TH SEAFORTH HIGHLANDERS/DIED ON ACTIVE SERVICE/STOKER JOHN MACGREGOR/HMS "ECLIPSE"/DILEAS GU BAS/IN HONOUR ALSO/OF THOSE WHO SERVED/AND IN GOD'S MERCY/RETURNED
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Macdonald, James
Macgregor, John
See details for all 2 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 2
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 2
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forename, rank, service
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Base
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
  • Steps
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
  • Steps
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Granite
  • Steps
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Granite
  • Pillar
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Granite
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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