Grantown on Spey War Memorial
WM name reference IWM8714
Main Street Grantown-on-Spey Badenoch And Strathspey Highland PH26 3HF Scotland
Corinthian Pillar of Victory decorated with a wreath, surmounting a square plinth. Plinth as an inset plaque with a relief of a highland soldier stepping up to a parapet. The memorial covers Grantown, Abernethy, Duthil, Rothiemurchus and Aviemore, Inverallan, Cromdale and Advie. The WW1 breakdown is- Grantown 74, Abernethy 30, Duthil 36, Rothiemuchus and Aviemore 23, Inverallan 51, Cromdale 24 and Advie 16. The WW2 breakdown is- Grantown 13, Abernethy 15, Duthil 15, Rothiemuchus and Aviemore 5, Inverallan 6, Cromdale 8 and Advie NIL.
World War 1
World War 2
TO THE GLORY OF GOD AND IN GRATEFUL/ REMEMBRANCE OF THE MEN OF STRATHSPEY/ AND DISTRICT WHO LAID DOWN THEIR LIVES/ FOR KING AND COUNTRY IN THE/ GREAT WAR/ (NAMES)
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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.