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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Ross And Cromarty
Town
Tain
County
Highland
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
76358

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Current location

St Duthus Memorial Church
Castle Brae
Tain
Ross And Cromarty
Highland
IV19 1EL
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NH 78017 82188
Denomination: Church of Scotland

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Description
White Marble Tablet in a wooden frame with Transvaal Scottish Regiment badge at top
Inscription
SACRED TO THE MEMORY OF/WILLIAM MATHESON CAMERON/YOUNGER SON OF/DUNCAN CAMERON ESQ EDDERTON/LIEUT 'A' COMPY 2ND BN THE TRANSVAAL SCOTTISH REGIMENT/(Atholl Highlanders)/KILLED IN ACTION AND BURIED AT TREKKORIES G.S.W.A 26TH APRIL 1915/AGED 35/THIS MEMORIAL IS ERECTED/BY HIS FELLOW OFFICERS/AS A MARK OF/THEIR LOVING ESTEEM/AND REGARD
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Cameron, William Matheson
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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: surname, forenames, rank, regiment, manner of death, place of death, date of death, age
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble
  • Frame
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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