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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
8816
Current location

right hand side of the nave
St Giles' Cathedral
Royal Mile
Edinburgh
City Of Edinburgh
Lothian
EH1 1RE
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: NT2573173576
Denomination: Church of Scotland

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Description
Wooden Board with gold lettering
Inscription
1914 TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN PROUD/REMEMBRANCE OF 319 OFFICERS 23/WARRANT OFFICERS 928 NON COMMISSIONED/OFFICERS AND 4693 MEN OF THE ROYAL/SCOTS FUSILIERS WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES/FOR KING AND COUNTRY IN THE GREAT WAR/BUT THEY SHALL LIVE FOR EVER 1919
Inscription legible?
yes
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 0
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 0
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: Undefined
    Order of information: Undefined
Components
  • Board
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Responsibility
St Giles Cathedral
Reference
  • 22

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