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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Moray
Town
Buckie
County
Grampian
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), First World War - civilians
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 5 December 1920
    Attended by: Dr Webster, foreign mission secretary (who had been in France as a missionary). Engineer-Lieut.-Commander J. Sutherland, R.N.
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
82801
Current location

Buckie South and West Church
High Street / East Cathcart
Buckie
Moray
Grampian
AB56 1AR
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NJ 42638 65441
Denomination: Church of Scotland

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Description
Pedimented white marble tablet with lead lettering
Inscription
TO THE DEAR AND HONOURED MEMORY OF THOSE FROM THE FAMILIES / OF THIS CONGREGATION WHO FELL IN THE WAR OF 1914 - 1919./(names)/THY WILL BE DONE
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Black, Alexander
Cowie, James
Cowie, James
Cowie, William
Downie, Enos George
Flett, John
Fraser, Angus
Geddes, William J
Hutcheon, S W
Jappy, James
See details for all 25 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 24
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 24
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forenames, service, decorations, rank (for officers)
    Order of information: Undefined
  • First World War - civilians
    Total names on memorial: 1
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 1
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forenames, service
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble - White
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • Aberdeen Press and Journal - Tuesday 07 December 1920 www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk/viewer/bl/0000576/19201207/088/0007 BUCKIE HEROES. MEMORIAL UNVEILED IN SOUTH U,F. CHURCH. In Buckie South U.F. Church on Sunday forenoon, a memorial to the fallen of the congregation was unveiled. There was large congregation, and seats were reserved in'the body of the church for a party of about 40 members of the congregation in uniform, who had served in the war, including Engineer- Lieut,-Commander - J, Sutherland, R-N. The Rev. Mr Shaw conducted the first part of the service. (list of names)

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