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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
City Of Edinburgh
Town
Leith
County
Lothian
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
76610
Current location

Trinity Academy
Craighall Avenue
Leith
City Of Edinburgh
Lothian
EH6 4RP
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NT 25545 76592
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Brass Plaque with decorative border of leaves. Lettering is inscribed, mainly in black but with some leading letters and the entire epitaph in red
Inscription
1914 1919/ROLL OF HONOUR/IN HONOURED MEMORY OF THE FORMER PUPILS AND TEACHERS OF/TRINITY ACADEMY/WHO LAID DOWN THEIR LIVES IN THE GREAT WAR/[names in 3 columns]/They gave up their lives/that we might live in freedom
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Anderson, A Peter
Bayley, Sydney J
Braid, James
Brown, James T
Brown, Robert G
Campbell, William S
Chalmers, George S
Chapman, Audrey M
Cooper, Robert
Cranston, James
See details for all 73 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 73
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 73
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forenames, regiment
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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