Dumfries War Memorial
WM name reference IWM5859
Beside St. John's Church Lovers Walk Dumfries Nithsdale Dumfries And Galloway DG1 1LR
Figure of Scottish soldier of the King's Own Scottish Borderers in service dress with head bowed and reversed rifle on square granite monument with pillar at each corner.
World War 1
World War 2
On columns: (Names) On plinth: TO OUR GLORIOUS DEAD/ (Names)
|Surname||First Name||Date of Death||Name of Memorial(s)|
|Johnstone||J||--1882||Dumfries War Memorial||View|
|Reid||James||12-3-1915||Dumfries War Memorial||View|
|Jardine||James||21-4-1943||Dumfries War Memorial||View|
|McCall||John||28-12-1941||Dumfries War Memorial||View|
|McKerron||John||9-11-1943||Dumfries War Memorial||View|
|Nicholson||James||9-3-1945||Dumfries War Memorial||View|
|Robson||Robert||28-4-1943||Dumfries War Memorial||View|
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If you have information on a specific memorial please send it on to the Historical Committee. The Memorial information required is:
- Who or what formation of the Regiment is named on the memorial. What event, dates or other inscriptions on the memorial.
- The country, nearest town/city or other details of location.
- A description of the memorial with a photograph if possible.
- For bigger sites a copy of any advertising information or leaflets would be useful.
Please sent any information that you find to: Michael Campbell-Lamerton
As the information on the database builds up Michael Campbell-Lamerton will be sending regular updates to Archives at RHQ who remains the point of contact about for inquiries on past members of the Regiment.