East Linton War Memorial
WM name reference IWM89278
Memorial Park School Road East Linton EH40 3AJ
Obelisk on pedestal and base with separate WW1 and WW2 tablets. There is a separate insert tablet for an additional WW2 name added subsequently.
World War 1
WW1 Tablet-IN HONOURED MEMORY OF THE MEN OF/EAST LINTON & PARISH OF PRESTONKIRK/WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THE GREAT WAR/[names in 3 columns]/1914 "THEY DIED THAT WE MIGHT LIVE" 1918 WW2 Tablet-IN HONOURED MEMORY OF THE MEN OF/EAST LINTON & PRESTONKIRK/WHO GAVE THEIR LIVES IN THE SECOND/WORLD WAR/[names in 2 columns]/1939 "THEY DIED THAT WE MIGHT LIVE" 1945/[name]
|Surname||First Name||Date of Death||Name of Memorial(s)|
|Currie||William||27-3-1918||East Linton and Prestonkirk War Memorial||View|
|Grierson||George||27-9-1915||East Linton and Prestonkirk War Memorial||View|
|Robert||John||16-5-1915||East Linton and Prestonkirk War Memorial||View|
|Johnstone||Adam||4-12-1919||East Linton and Prestonkirk War Memorial||View|
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