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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
City Of Edinburgh
Town
Edinburgh
County
Lothian
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
Second World War (1939-1945)
Maker
Sir Basil Erwin Spence RA (Designer)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
8759
Current location

Directly to right inside entrance.
194
St Giles' Cathedral
High Street
Edinburgh
City Of Edinburgh
Lothian
EH1 1RE
Scotland

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

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Description
Large rectangular wooden board with RA badges and City of Edinburgh badge shown inside gilt leaves on the left. Below badges are 5 gold emblems with numbers,, i.e. 261, 292 and mottos above. Names in gilt lettering in three columns to the right beneath the dedication.
Inscription
1939-1945 . IN PROUD MEMORY OF ALL RANKS OF / THE 94TH (CITY OF EDINBURGH) H.A.A . / REGIMENT R.A . WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES / (Names) Above RA Badge: "Quo fas et Gloria Ducunt" Above City of Edinburgh badge: "Nisi Dominus Frustra"
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Abel, R E R
Ashford, H B S
Ashford, R B
Balford, F
Bird, T E
Burnhope, R
Cameron, W
Chugg, S P
Collins, C
Corne, J
See details for all 62 names
Commemorations
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 62
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 62
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, initials of forenames, rank, regiment
    Order of information: Alphabetical by surname.
Components
  • Board
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
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.

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