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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Banff And Buchan
Town
Old Deer
County
Grampian
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945), Second World War - civilians
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: July 1921
    Attended by: Mr E R Burnett-Stuart
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
8617
Current location

In new cemetery 1.5km south of the Village.
Old Deer Cemetery
Old Deer
Banff And Buchan
Grampian
AB42 5JX
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NJ 97600 47000
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Fine axed Celtic Cross, bearing Celtic designs in relief, on plinth and stepped rustic base.
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN / GRATEFUL REMEMBRANCE OF / THE MEN OF THIS PARISH WHO / WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES FOR THEIR / KING AND COUNTRY IN THE / GREAT WAR 1914-1919 / (Names)/ 1939-1945/ (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Angus, W
Arthur, A
Barnet, J K
Beagrie, J C
Beedie, W
Bisset, G A
Bonner, H
Boyd, A C
Bruce, S
Buchan, J
See details for all 45 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 34
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 34
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, initials of forenames, rank, regiment
    Order of information: rank THEN surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 9
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 9
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, initials of forenames, rank, service
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War - civilians
    Total names on memorial: 2
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 2
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Surname, initials of forenames, rank, service
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Memorial
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Granite - Kemnay
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

This record comprises all information held by IWM’s War Memorials Register for this memorial. Where we hold a names list for the memorial, this information will be displayed on the memorial record. Please check back as we are adding more names to the database.

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