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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
City Of Edinburgh
Town
Edinburgh
County
Lothian
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
8756
Current location

on right hand side of Altar - when facing altar.
St Giles' Cathedral
Royal Mile
Edinburgh
City Of Edinburgh
Lothian
EH1 1RE
Scotland

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

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Description
Green veined Marble tablet with gold inscribed lettering, and a Copper pictorial plaque at top.
Inscription
TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN PROUD AND GRATEFUL/REMEMBRANCE OF THE MEN BELONGING TO THE CONGREGATION/WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES FOR KING & COUNTRY IN THE GREAT WAR/BEHOLD WE COUNT THEM HAPPY WHICH ENDURE/[names in 6 columns]
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Aitken, Thomas
Allan, Jas. Stanley
Boyd, Nigel J L
Boyd, William N L
Briggs, C C
Brown, John
Brown, Thomas
Burns, Albert
Burrell, Geo. Wm.
Cadenhead, George
See details for all 99 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 99
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 99
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forenames
    Order of information: surname THEN forename
Components
  • Tablet
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Marble - Green
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Copper
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
St. Giles Cathedral

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