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Memorial details

Memorial type
Cross
District
Moray
Town
Craigellachie
County
Grampian
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: 11th March 1922
    Attended by: Major McVean, MRCVS
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
8647
Current location

In a small garden overlooking the river
North east of the Parish Kirk
Victoria Street
Craigellachie
Moray
Grampian
AB38 9SR
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NJ 28991 45152
Denomination: Undefined

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Description
Square sandstone pillar surmounted by celtic cross on massive square plinth. Names on inset panels on the plinth. Located in its own small garden.
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND/ IN MEMORY OF THE MEN/ FROM CRAIGELLACHIE & DISTRICT/ WHO FELL IN THE GREAT WAR/ 1914 - 1919/ (Names)/ ALSO/ IN MEMORY OF/ THOSE WHO FELL/ DURING THE WAR OF/ 1939 - 1945/ (Names)
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Cruickshank, C
Cruickshank, G
Edward, W A
Fraser, Walter C
Gordon, A
Grant, J
Holt, C
Horne, C
Lawrence, Alexr Mcc
Mckay, James
See details for all 23 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 15
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 15
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Rank, forename, surname, regiment
    Order of information: Alphabetically
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 8
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 8
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Rank, forename initials, surname, regiment, decorations
    Order of information: Alphabetically
Components
  • Cross
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone - Sandstone
  • Plinth
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
  • Tablets
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Stone
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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