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Memorial details

Memorial type
Other structure
District
Falkirk
Town
Camelon
County
Central
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), First World War - civilians
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 23 April 2016
    Attended by:
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
76463
Current location

Lock 16
Forth & Clyde Canal
Camelon
Falkirk
Central
FK1 4QU
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NS 86878 80048
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Series of 5 steel panels, each with a symbolic jagged cut down its middle, and all lettering cut through the steel
Inscription
Panel 1a- ERECTED BY THE PEOPLE OF/CAMELON IN FAITHFUL/MEMORY OF ALL THEIR/FELLOW MARINERS WHO/GAVE THEIR LIVES IN TIMES OF WAR AND CONFLICT/SO THAT WE TODAY/SHOULD ENJOY AND/CHERISH THE BLESSING/OF FREEDOM Panel 1b- WW1/[names] Panels 2-5/[names]
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Abbot, A G
Adams, J
Aitken, S
Aitken, T
Allan, J M
Allan, W
Ambrose, W
Anderson, W
Baird, R
Ballantyne, J
See details for all 259 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 258
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 258
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: regiment, rank, surname, initials of forenames, decorations
    Order of information: regiment THEN rank THEN surname
  • First World War - civilians
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: service, rank, surname, initials of forename
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Memorial
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Steel
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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