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Memorial details

Memorial type
Composite
District
Perth And Kinross
Town
Perth
County
Tayside
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
Boer War; Second (1899-1902)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 5 May 1903
    Attended by: General Sir Archibald Hunter
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
81917
Current location

St Ninian's Cathedral
North Methven Street
Perth
Perth And Kinross
Tayside
PH1 5PP
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NO 11471 23915
Denomination: Scottish Episcopal

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Description
Large stained glass windows in two tiers, arch of three lights, and with tracery, also a tall brass Dedication/Names Plaque below the window.
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD/AND IN MEMORY OF THE FOLLOWING OFFICERS/NON-COMMISSIONED OFFICERS AND MEN OF/THE BLACK WATCH (ROYAL HIGHLANDERS), WHO FELL IN/THE SOUTH AFRICA CAMPAIGN, 1899-1900-1901-1902/THIS BRASS IS ERECTED BY THE WOMEN OF THE DIOCESE/AND BY FRIENDS OF THE REGIMENT/[names in 2 columns]
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Adams, James
Adamson, Samuel
Aitkenhead, William
Ames, James
Anderson, James
Archer, George
Armit, George
Armstrong, John
Armstrong, John
Balfour, George
See details for all 210 names
Commemorations
  • Boer War; Second (1899-1902)
    Total names on memorial: 210
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 210
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forenames, rank, regiment
    Order of information: rank THEN surname
Components
  • Window
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stained Glass
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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