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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Dundee
Town
Dundee
County
Tayside
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 19 January 1922
    Attended by:
  • Dedicated
    Date: 19 January 1922
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Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
76578
Current location

Harris Academy
Perth Road
Dundee
Dundee
Tayside
DD2 1NL
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NO 37920 29793
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
A Bronze dedication tablet surmounted by scroll work in a mahogany canopy, flanked by eight memorial wooden boards with gold lettering, bearing the names of the fallen
Inscription
Plaque- IN GRATEFUL/REMEMBRANCE OF/THE FORMER PUPILS/AND STAFF OF THE/HARRIS ACADEMY/WHO SERVED THEIR/COUNTRY AND/TO COMMEMORATE/THOSE WHO GAVE THEIR/LIVES IN THE GREAT WAR/1914-1918 Panels-[names]
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Anderson, Gavin
Baillie, George
Bennett, Ewart
Black, Allan
Blackwood, Thomas
Brebner, John
Broom, Cyril
Brough, Alexander
Brown, Harold
Brown, James F
See details for all 164 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 164
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 164
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forenames, rank, regiment
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
  • Frame
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood - Mahogany
  • Plaques / Panels with names
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood - Mahogany
  • Lettering
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Gold
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

This record comprises all information held by IWM’s War Memorials Register for this memorial. Where we hold a names list for the memorial, this information will be displayed on the memorial record. Please check back as we are adding more names to the database.

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