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Memorial details

Memorial type
Board / Plaque / Tablet
District
City Of Edinburgh
Town
Leith
County
Lothian
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918)
Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
88936
Current location

27-29
Leith Baptist Church
Madeira Street
Leith
City Of Edinburgh
Lothian
EH6 4AS
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: Undefined
Denomination: Baptist

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Previous locations
  • 6
    Leith Baptist Church
    Casselbank Street
    Leith
    City Of Edinburgh
    Lothian
    Scotland

    OS Grid Ref: Undefined
    Denomination: Baptist
Description
Brass Plaque
Inscription
ROLL OF HONOUR/1914/1918/TO THE GLORY OF GOD/IN HONOURED MEMORY OF THE MEN/OF THIS CONGREGATION WHO/LAID DOWN THEIR LIVES IN/THE GREAT WAR/[names in 2 columns]/AND IN GRATEFUL REMEMBRANCE/OF THOSE WHO GAVE THEIR SERVICES/[names in 2 columns]
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Bird, Thomas
Boucher, William
Brown, David S
Burns, James
Chalmers, Andrew S
Chalmers, Ewan
Clark, Hugh
Connet, Andrew
Cormack, Hugh S
Deans, James H P
See details for all 49 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 49
    Served and returned: 39
    Died: 10
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forenames
    Order of information: The fallen by surname THEN forename FOLLOWED by the served by surname THEN forename
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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