Memorial details

Memorial type
Roll of honour or book of remembrance
District
Inverness
Town
Ardersier
County
Highland
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
86277

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Current location

Wooden case to the right on entering chapel
Fort George Regimental Chapel
Old Military Road
Ardersier
Inverness
Highland
IV2 7TE
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NH 76022 56663
Denomination: Non-denominational

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Description
Glass topped wooden case with open Book of Remembrance. Front cover not visible but type written label identifies as World War 2 and all names checked are Seaforth Highlanders.
Inscription
Front cover of book not visible. BOOK OF REMEMBRANCE / WORLD WAR 1939-1945 /THE BOOK OF REMEMBRANCE SHOULD NOT BE HANDLED MUCH. THEREFORE THE EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE / HAVE GIVEN INSTRUCTIONS THAT IT IS TO BE KEPT LOCKED UP AND THAT IT IS TO BE TAKEN OUT ONLY ON / SPECIFIC OCCASIONS WHEN AUTHORISED BY THE COMMITTEE. /THE BOOK WILL BE OPEN AND THE PAGES WILL BE TURNED PERIODICALLY./ A COPY OF THE NAMES INCLUDED IN THIS BOOK - SIMILAR TO THE ONE IN THE NATIONAL WAR/ MEMORIAL AT EDINBURGH CASTLE - LIES ON THE ADJACENT TABLE FOR THE CONVENIENCE OF VISITORS / DESIROUS OF VERIFYING PARTICULARS OF RELATIVES.
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: no
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Book
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Paper
  • Case
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A

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