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Memorial details

Memorial type
Serviceman / Servicewoman
District
Gordon
Town
Udny Green
County
Grampian
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Maker
Robert Williamson, Messrs. D. Morren & Co. (Mason)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 27 February 1921
    Attended by: Major Keith of Pitmedden
  • Dedicated
    Date: 27 February 1921
    Attended by: Rev. Dr. Alexander Spence and the Rev. William Galloway
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
8640
Current location

Memorial Garden
Parish Church
The Square
Udny Green
Gordon
Grampian
AB41 7JU
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NJ 87989 26369
Denomination: Church of Scotland

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Description
Figure of First World War Tommy in SD cap and greatcoat, with arms reversed, on pedestal and three-stepped rustic base. On pedestal in leaded letters are names from WW1 and WW2.
Inscription
Front Face: LEST WE FORGET/ FOR KING AND COUNTRY/ ERECTED/IN PROUD AND GRATEFUL/ REMEMBRANCE OF THE MEN/ CONNECTED WITH/ THE PARISH OF UDNY/ WHO LAID DOWN THEIR LIVES/ IN THE GREAT WAR/ AND WHOSE NAMES ARE/ INSCRIBED HEREON. Two other faces- [WW1 names] 4th face: 1939-1945/[names]
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Allan, James
Argo, Alex.
Argo, David W
Argo, George
Barron, James
Beverley, Andrew
Black, Alex.
Brown, John M.
Burr, Frank
Cheyne, Wm.
See details for all 74 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 60
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 60
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Rank, forenames, surname, regiment
    Order of information: regiment THEN rank THEN surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 14
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 14
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Rank, forenames, surname
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Memorial
    Measurements: height 4500 mm
    Materials: Granite
Condition
Costs

Memorial: £500

Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Sponsorship
Public
Reference

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