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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Inverness
Town
Inverness
County
Highland
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Dedicated
    Date: 15 May 1921
    Attended by: Rev. Dr. Allen Cameron
  • Unveiled
    Date: 15 May 1921
    Attended by: General Sandilands, commanding Highlands Territorial Brigade
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Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
78588
Current location

By side of the River Ness
South of Inverness Castle
Ness Bank Church
Ness Bank
Inverness
Inverness
Highland
IV2 4SF
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NH 66604 44870
Denomination: United Free Church

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Description
Brass memorial tablet on South wall of the vestibule of Ness Bank Church of Scotland. On wooden panel.
Inscription
ERECTED TO THE GLORY OF GOD / AND IN LOVING AND HONOURED MEMORY OF / THE MEN OF THE NESS BANK UNITED FREE CHURCH / WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THE WORLD WAR FOR HUMANITY / 22 NAMES / "THE VICTOR HEROES REST IN MANY LANDS / BUT HERE THE SYMBOL OF THEIR GLORY STANDS."
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Baird, Norman O
Chisholm, Robert D
Dawson, Frank S
Duffy, Charles
Fraser, Donald
Fraser, Harry
Fraser, John
Fraser, William
Hogg, Thomas
Johnstone, William
See details for all 22 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 22
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 22
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: forename, surname, rank, regiment, honours
    Order of information: surname, forename
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
  • Backboard
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
Ness Bank Church
Reference

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