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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Banff And Buchan
Town
Banff
County
Grampian
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 9 September 1920
    Attended by: Ex Bailie William Robertson, Interim Chairman of the school
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
76557
Current location

In the Central Hall
Banff Academy
Bellevue Road
Banff
Banff And Buchan
Grampian
AB45 1BY
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NJ 68246 63727
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Brass plaque with etched foliated border and etched names in six columns, on wooden backboard. This was previously a paper Roll of Honour in glazed wooden frame, see referenced warmemscot report for photogtaph, which is now presumed lost
Inscription
IN GRATEFUL MEMORY OF FORMER PUPILS OF BANFF ACADEMY / WHO DIED FOR KING AND COUNTRY IN THE GREATR WAR 1914-1918/ (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Aitken, William
Alexander, James A
Allan, Charles M
Allan, George C
Angus, Alexander
Asher, Alexander
Badenoch, Ian P C
Beddie, Charles
Benton, Ronald M
Bow, Albert G
See details for all 127 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 127
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 127
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forenames
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Frame
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood, Glass
  • Roll of honour
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Paper
  • Backboard
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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