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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
88923
Current location

St Vincent's Church
Corner of St Vincent's Street
St Stephen's Street and Howe Street
Edinburgh
City Of Edinburgh
Lothian
EH3 6SW
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: Undefined
Denomination: Scottish Episcopal

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Description
Brass Plaque on wooden backboard with additional brass plaque for more names at the base
Inscription
Main Plaque To the Glory of God/& IN LOVING MEMORY OF/THE MEN OF THIS CHURCH/WHO FELL IN THE/GREAT WAR 1914-1919/[names]/"OT COUNTING THEIR LIVES/DEAR UNTO THEMSELVES" Supplementary Plaque- [3 names]
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Alexander, Wm.
Chilcott, Edward
Dominey, George
Erskine, Frank
Finlay, James
Henderson, Thomas
Herd, T W
Jarron, Thomas
Kirkcaldy, Charles
Livings, John
See details for all 17 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 17
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 17
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forenames
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
  • Backboard
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Wood
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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