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Memorial details

Memorial type
Roll of honour or book of remembrance
District
Banff And Buchan
Town
Turriff
County
Grampian
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Lost
WM Reference
78722
Previous locations
  • Turriff
    Banff And Buchan
    Grampian
    Scotland

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Undefined
Description
Hand Drawn and illustrated Roll of Honour- see the reference for a picture of this Roll of Honour. Names of those who served are at both sides, and a montage of named photographs of the fallen are at centre. The Roll of Honour itself is lost, but a postcard of it survives, in private hands- see the reference
Inscription
Each Side- Others who served Centre- To the honour and glory of God/and in Proud & Loving Memory of Old Boys of the 1st Turriff/Coy. of the Boys Brigade who made the Supreme Sacrifice/in the Great War 1914-1919/[named photographs]/PRO PATRIA MORTUI
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Alexander, George
Allan, Frank
Anderson, George
Anderson, Patrick
Angus, David
Angus, James
Barron, James
Barron, William A
Beaton, John
Beverley, Alex.
See details for all 172 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 172
    Served and returned: 146
    Died: 26
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forenames, rank (for officers)
    Order of information: rank THEN surname (the fallen are in no discernible order)
Components
  • Roll of honour
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Undefined
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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