Eskdalemuir War Memorial
WM name reference IWM44132
Eskdalemuir Parish Church B709 Eskdalemuir Annandale And Eskdale Dumfries And Galloway DG13 0QH
hree stepped square stone base surmounted by a rough hewn stone pedestal and tapered column. The inscription is on tablets fixed to the front and rear faces of the pedestal (WW1 and WW2 respectively). Wreath and ribbon carved above the WW1 inscription with a Greek cross in refief on the tapered top above it
World War 1
6 O'CLOCK FACE: TO THE GLORY OF GOD/ AND IN HONOURED/ MEMORY OF THE MEN OF/ ESKDALEMUIR WHO DIED/ FOR THIER COUNTRY IN/ THE GREAT WAR 1914 - 1919/ (NAMES) 12 O'CLOCK FACE: AND OF THOSE WHO DIED/ IN THE SECOND GREAT WAR/ 1939 - 1945/ (NAMES)
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- Who or what formation of the Regiment is named on the memorial. What event, dates or other inscriptions on the memorial.
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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.