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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
Dundee
Town
Dundee
County
Tayside
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 26 March 1922
    Attended by: Colonel J.B. Muir D.S.O. 4th Black Watch
Lost
Lost
WM Reference
85972
Current location
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Previous locations
  • City Archives
    Dundee
    Dundee
    Tayside
    Scotland

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Undefined
  • Formerly a United Free Church until 1929 reunification
    Tay Square Church
    Artillery Lane
    Dundee
    Dundee
    Tayside
    DD1 1PE
    Scotland

    OS Grid Ref: NO 39890 30040
    Denomination: Church of Scotland
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Description
Curved White Marble Tablet on a curved black marble backboard
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND TO THE SACRED/MEMORY OF THOSE WHO BELONGED TO THIS/CONGREGATION WHO LAID DOWN THEIR LIVES/IN THE GREAT WAR OF 1914-1919
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Beattie, William
Cameron, Robert
Couttie, James
Crawford, David
Crawford, William
Dalton, Charles
Donald, Charles
Duff, David C
Edward, George S M
Ferguson, Douglas C
See details for all 24 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
    Order of information: surname THEN forename
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble - White
  • Backboard
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble - Black
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference
  • warmemscot.s4.bizhat.com/viewtopic.php?t=6553&mforum=warmemscot
  • Glasgow Herald 27 March 1922- "Colonel J.B. Muir D.S.O. 4th Black Watch, yesterday unveiled in Tay Square United Free Church, Dundee, a marble tablet bearing the names of 24 members of the congregation who fell in the war.The service was conducted by the Rev. James Ber???? and Rev. John Mansie."

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