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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
89017
Current location

1b
Greenside Parish Church
Royal Terrace
Edinburgh
City Of Edinburgh
Lothian
EH7 5AB
Scotland

OS Grid Ref: Undefined
Denomination: Church of Scotland

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Previous locations
  • Lady Glenorchy's United Free Church
    Greenside Place
    Leith Walk
    Edinburgh
    City Of Edinburgh
    Lothian
    Scotland

    OS Grid Ref: NT 26069 74377
    Denomination: United Free Church
Description
Brass Plaque. Note that this is a later replacement plaque- the original is in Lady Haig's Poppy Factory, Edinburgh
Inscription
This Monument is erected by the Members of Lady Glenorchy's United Free Church/in grateful memory of the Men of this Congregation who laid down their lives in/the Great War 1914-19/[names in 3 columns]/"Be thou faithful unto death, and I will give thee a crown of life"
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Adamson, Archibald
Adamson, Thomas
Banks, James
Blackie, John
Booth, James
Brown, Archibald
Brown, Douglas D
Brown, James
Clapperton, George
Collins, John
See details for all 40 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 40
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 40
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forenames, rank, regiment, decorations
    Order of information: surname THEN forename
Components
  • Plaque
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Brass
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
Reference

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