previous
next
  • Use this image under non-commercial licence

    This image was created and shared by: Kathleen Stafford

    The image is free to reuse for non-commercial purposes under the IWM Non Commercial Licence. By downloading any images or embedding any media, you agree to the terms and conditions of the IWM Non Commercial Licence, including your use of the attribution statement specified by IWM. For this item, that is: © Kathleen Stafford (WMR-8754)

    Embed
    HTML: BBCode:
  • Use this image under non-commercial licence

    This image was created and shared by: David McNay

    The image is free to reuse for non-commercial purposes under the IWM Non Commercial Licence. By downloading any images or embedding any media, you agree to the terms and conditions of the IWM Non Commercial Licence, including your use of the attribution statement specified by IWM. For this item, that is: © David McNay (WMR-8754)

    Embed
    HTML: BBCode:
  • Use this image under non-commercial licence

    This image was created and shared by: Paul Goodwin

    The image is free to reuse for non-commercial purposes under the IWM Non Commercial Licence. By downloading any images or embedding any media, you agree to the terms and conditions of the IWM Non Commercial Licence, including your use of the attribution statement specified by IWM. For this item, that is: © Paul Goodwin (WMR-8754)

    Embed
    HTML: BBCode:

Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
City Of Edinburgh
Town
Edinburgh
County
Lothian
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
8754
Current location

To left as you enter Cathedral
St Giles' Cathedral
Royal Mile
Edinburgh
City Of Edinburgh
Lothian
EH1 1RE
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NT 25728 73590
Denomination: Church of Scotland

View location on Google Maps
Description
Cast Brass Plaque in a brass frame, with raised lettering. The dedication and names are on the left hand side of the plaque. On the right hand side is a brass image of a clergyman, below a church, both raised
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD/AND IN PROUD REMEMBRANCE/OF THE CHURCH OF SCOTLAND/CHAPLAINS WHO FELL IN THE/SECOND WORLD WAR/[names]
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Barclay, Thomas
Campbell, George A G
Cape, Robert E
Carnegie, Cameron D
Clarke, Vernon C
Copland, William A
Dalgelish, John D
Emslie, Douglas
Glennie, John D
Gordon, Arthur C
See details for all 22 names
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 22
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 22
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forenames
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
  • Frame
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
  • Detail
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
St. Giles Cathedral
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.

This information is made available under a Creative Commons BY-NC licence.

This means you may reuse it for non-commercial purposes only and must attribute it to us using the following statement:

© WMR-8754

For queries, please contact [email protected]