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Memorial details

Memorial type
Serviceman / Servicewoman
District
West Lothian
Town
Broxburn
County
Lothian
Country
Scotland
Commemoration
First World War (1914-1918), Second World War (1939-1945)
Ceremony
  • Unveiled
    Date: October 2010
    Attended by: Undefined
  • Unveiled
    Date: 23 June 2019
    Attended by: Deputy Lord Lieutenant John Povey, Mrs Kathleen Dalzell (Widow of Sir Tam Dalzell), local historian Jonathan Moore and Michael Boylan- 96 year old WW2 veteran
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Lost
Not lost
WM Reference
89235
Description
Bronze serviceman on a tapered granite plinth and base with dedicatory wording on the front face of the plinth- created in 2010. Six double column names panels for WW1 and two for WW2 were added in June 2019.
Inscription
Front Face of Obelisk- TO/COMMEMORATE/THOSE FROM THE/COMMUNITIES OF/BROXBURN AND UPHALL/WHO HAVE FALLEN IN CONFLICT
Inscription legible?
yes
Names on memorial
Aitken, Alexander
Aitken, Henry
Alexander, Peter
Allan, Peter
Allen, James
Anderson, Alexander
Anderson, David A
Anderson, David B
Anderson, James
Anderson, Joseph L
See details for all 472 names
Commemorations
  • First World War (1914-1918)
    Total names on memorial: 348
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 348
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forenames
    Order of information: surname
  • Second World War (1939-1945)
    Total names on memorial: 124
    Served and returned: 0
    Died: 124
    Exact count: yes
    Information shown: surname, forenames
    Order of information: surname
Components
  • Figure
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Bronze
  • Obelisk
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Granite
  • Base
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Granite
  • Plaques / Panels with names
    Measurements: Undefined
    Materials: Metal
Condition
Trust fund/Scholarship
No
Purpose: Unknown or N/A
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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